Joe Strummer Quote
“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.
“I love people who make me laugh. I honestly think it's the thing I like most, to laugh. It cures a multitude of ills. It's probably the most important thing in a person.”
As quoted in: Vanity Fair, Volume 54 (1991), p. 136
“I can hear you, the rest of the world can hear you and the people who knocked these buildings down will hear all of us soon.”
―George W. Bush
To a person in the crowd who yelled "I can't hear you." - at World Trade Center site, New York, N.Y., 14 Sept. 2001
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.