Great news! Joe Strummer and The Mescaleros’ ‘Global A Go-Go’ and ‘Streetcore’ will get a special re-released by Hellcat Records, on September 25th.
2012 would have been the year punk legend Joe Strummer turned 60, and to celebrate the extraordinary life and career of the musician, Hellcat Records are releasing re-mastered special editions of Strummer’s finest solo work on CD and Vinyl.
‘Global A Go-Go’ and ‘Streetcore’ were recorded between 2000 and Strummer’s untimely death in 2002, it was during this period that Strummer wrote, recorded and toured with the band he dubbed “The Mescaleros.”
Singer/songwriter Frank Turner said of Joe: “The most inspirational thing about Joe is that he managed to create a direct connection between his heart and his mouth, without anything getting in the way”.