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Joe Strummer's Life After Death


Joe Strummer

The world has been without Joe Strummer for a decade. The co-founder and lead singer of The Clash died Dec. 22, 2002, of an undiagnosed heart defect at just 50 years old. Yet even his most topical songs continue to resonate.

Best moments from the 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy Benefit?


Hurricane Sandy Relief Concert

Wednesday night's star-studded affair was a spectacle to behold. From fake Eddie Vedder to the Paul McCartney-Nirvana mashup (McVana?) the performances ran the gamut from laughable to laudable. What were your favorites?

Video: Early R.E.M. rocks Atlanta


Michael Stipe

With a mix of frantic covers and embryonic originals, this found video is a great glimpse into the very beginnings of one of our favorite bands.

Slideshow: Matt & Kim at First Ave


Matt and Kim at First Avenue

Brooklyn-based indie pop duo Matt & Kim brought their party-starting sound to the First Ave mainroom last night, thrilling the crowd with stripped-down yet charged versions of their biggest hits. Enjoy a slideshow of photos by Nate Ryan from the show.