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Random Weekend Post: Raise a Toast to St. Joe Strummer

Posted in Joe Strummer, The Clash, The Hold Steady on May 1, 2010 by AmericanaPulse

The song, “Constructive Summer” from The Hold Steady came up on my iPod earlier this week. Ever since I heard it, I’ve had one lyric from the tune stuck in my head…

“Raise a toast to Saint Joe Strummer.
Think he might have been our only decent teacher.”

This is me raising a toast…

And the song that inspired this…