Joe Strummer Quotes (57 quotes)
“When you blame yourself, you learn from it. If you blame someone else, you don't learn nothing, cause hey, it's not your fault, it's his fault, over there.”
Interview with Judy McGuire for Punk Magazine in 2001. McGuire, Judy (2001). Joe Strummer Interview. Punk Magazine.
“Everyone has got to realise you can't hold onto the past if you want any future. Each second should lead to the next one.”
Interview for Sounds Magazine on 17 July 1982. (17 July 1982)Armed Combat. Sounds Magazine.
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsJoe Strummer
Born: August 21, 1952
Died: December 22, 2002 (aged 50)
Occupation: Musician, songwriter, actor
Bio: John Graham Mellor, best remembered by his stage name Joe Strummer, was an English musician who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the British punk rock band The Clash. His musical experience included his membership of The 101ers, Latino Rockabilly War, The Mescaleros and The Pogues, in addition to his own solo music career.
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“You can go through your whole life telling yourself that life is logical, life is prosaic, life is sane. Above all, sane. And I think it is. I've had a lot of time to think about that.”