Joe Strummer’s untimely death at the age of fifty in December 2002 took from us one of the truly unique voices of
Certainly not sanctioned by former bandmate Peter Hook… Founding member and guitarist of Joy Division and the lead singer of New Order,
Passion for vinyl (A tribute to all who dig the groove) / Written by: Robert Haagsma FORMAT: BOOK + 7” SINGLE
Issue 56 Cover 1 (Madlib b/w Kool Herc) celebrates the fortieth anniversary of hip-hop; also included is Afrika Bambaataa’s record collection, Sugar Hill Records house band turned electro/industrial band Tackhead, and wunderkind Mac Miller. Cover 2 (Little Dragon b/w Hiatus Kaiyote) celebrates the Wide World of Soul, representing Sweden and Australia, as well as Scotland (Average White Band), Jamaica (Cultural Roots), Romania (Rodion G.A.), and Japan (Shintaro Sakamoto). Also included: disco remixer John Morales and Bruce Lee soundtracks.
Average White Band
Disco remixer John Morales
Afrika Bambaataa’s record collection