Joe Strummer Quote
“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.
“Any man's death diminishes me, because I am involved in Mankind; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; it tolls for thee.”
John Donne: Selections from Divine Poems, Sermons, Devotions, and Prayers (1990 edition), Paulist Press - ISBN: 9780809131600
Antigone, line 123
The philosophy of Andy Warhol: from A to B and back again (Pan Books, 1975), p. 51
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.