Performers will be playing their original music and select covers of various songs from Strummer's vast musical legacy from The 101ers, The Clash and The Mescalaros to his solo songs.
StrummerJam Detroit will be raising funds for The Joe Strummer Foundation.
Ricky Rat Pack - Detroit rock veteran guitarist from such seminal bands as The Trash Brats, Kevin K Band and most recently the Dead Boys will rock it with his Detroit pack!
Pancho Villa's Skull - Detroit's only Mariachi punk band returns this year to pay tribute!
The Tosspints – This trio of brothers and a friend draw from their world experience and working-class upbringing in the rust belt city of Saginaw Michigan for their poetically dark yet uptempo songs. One band member even named his son “Strummer” in tribute.
Brian Raleigh – Kicking off the show will be a solo set by musician Brian Raleigh and friends. Raleigh's music credits include the band Porchsleeper and his current band Television City. You can check them out here.
Minimum suggested donation is $6 at the door. 21 & over welcome. Doors are at 9pm and the show starts at 9:30pm.
PJ's Lager House 1254 Michigan Ave in Detroit. 313-961-4668 www.pjslagerhouse.com
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"without people, you're nothing." - Joe Strummer