Photo credit: Jeff Raspe We did it! StrummerJam 2017 was another resounding success – so many awesome events and with the funds raised combined from 2016 means we have smashed through the $20,000 USD barrier in total funds raised!! This year we had 28 events, featuring 80+ bands, in 25 cities, in 10 countries. Ranging from […]
We are delighted to report that StrummerJam 2017 got off to a flying start this weekend with our first two events in El Perelló, Spain and Conneaut, Ohio. Here’s an excellent wrap-up message from StrummerJam at The Breakwall organiser Jeffrey Glover, whose event raised $3,350 USD for Rock School Studios: So many people made yesterday […]
Summers is a Michigan concert promoter/publicist and owner of Detroit’s indie record label Static Records. StrummerJam 2017 in Detroit – PJs Lager House.
In our continued effort to shine a light on the fantastic StrummerJam organisers, we’re super excited to share this one with you. Jeff Raspe is the Music Director at non-commercial radio station WBJB-FM (Brookdale Public Radio/90.5 The Night) in Lincroft NJ and is the joint organiser of Summer StrummerJam 2017 in Asbury Park, New […]
It’s no coincidence I ended up in Nicaragua. The politics of The Clash’ music, and the news of the day, set the course. We were late getting into this year but, our local musicians are excited, they’ll be performing some Strummer-Jones classics, and introducing the audience to their own music too.