This is Strummerville Sessions, a 3 part TV series, directed by Don Letts and presented by Jaime Winstone on Channel 4.
Filmed over the past few months the series focuses on six Strummerville bands captured at our festival campfire tour, our Westway Round The UK tour and at our Notting Hill Carnival Party.
Episode 1: Featuring Rum Shebeen & The Riff Raff
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Episode 2: Featuring Beans On Toast & Molotov Jukebox
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Episode 3: Featuring The Supernovas & Thee Deadtime Philharmonic
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All the bands featured in this series are on our DIY pages. Visit the following links for more info and free downloads:
Beans On Toast
The Riff Raff
Thee Deadtime Philharmonic
It´s fantastic what you people are doing for keeping rock alive, complete thanks from Argentina!
Outstanding to see Strummerville grow and grow, like a big weed. Just watched the Sky Arts tv doco…loved it…hope it gets airplay all over the planet.
Tricia, Lucinda, Damien et al – you’re doing a tremendous job, keeping Joe’s legacy alive. I cried when I finished Salewicz’s biog…cried for the last 40mins of Temple’s doco and had a tear in my eye watching all those young guns playing with the same John Mellor spirit,’giving it laldy’ as we say in Glasvegas.
God bless Strummerville.
“Joe made it possible for me to write songs about my life,” he said, before playing “Strummerville,” and later a raucous cover of “Clash City Rockers” in …
the great blog, I’m reading them for a while, thanks for the new posts!
okay two thigns, those sutrmmer clogs are SICK! i love them. And obsessed with that bike. When I was in Amsterdam there was this awesome bike shop, that had a white and red bike with a love heart in the frame. ahh dream bike.