Joe Strummer

5 British Music Festivals to Attend if Glastonbury’s Not Your Thing

That’s right, now that the tents are going up at the actual Glastonbury, we’re off in search of regular alternatives to the ultimate alternative festival in Britain. Two more right-angle turns, and we’re back in the ...

The Brit List: Summer of London – 10 Great London Songs

“The Lambeth Walk”

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News Roundup: Kate Winslet Battles ‘A Wall Of Fire’

Kate Winslet has revealed exactly what happened on the night of the fire at Richard Branson’s house, and who were the real heroes.

Five Great British Songs Re-imagined By American Artists

Willie Nelson, no shrinking violet in the songwriting stakes himself, has lent his distinctively weathered vocal tones to a cover version of the Coldplay song “The Scientist,” which has been used as the soundtrack to a ...

Anglo For Your Ear: Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros’ “Johnny Appleseed”

If you’re one of the five people who’ve watched the recently cancelled HBO drama, John From Cincinnati, you’ll recognize this as the theme song. This jaunty hoe-down comes from the Mescalaros’ 2001 album ...