Joe Strummer T-Shirt - Mangrove Steel Band Tee worn by Joe Strummer
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Joe Strummer T-Shirt - Mangrove Steel Band Tee worn by Joe Strummer.
Joe Strummer, lead singer of the The Clash, is one of the most iconic figures in punk history. In true punk style, Joe and his bandmates were notoriously rebellious, and their music reflected their anti-authority, anti-racist and political ideals. Strummer was a man of many talents, and the world will remember his music. But for those who knew him best, Joe Strummer will always be known as a good man who fought for equality and against social injustices.
Here you see Joe wearing a Mangrove Steel Band Tee.
Joe Strummer stood at London's Notting Hill Gate to pose in this shirt commemorating the Mangrove Steel band, which was born in that very neighborhood in 1980. The 20 core members (and dozens of part-timers) create a joyous racket that carries on the Trinidadian steel tradition; and the group (now a full-fledged steel "orchestra") has won countless awards and competitions since its formation. But it has also served a crucial role in motivating and uplifting disadvantaged kids and inspiring the community at large — achievements Joe Strummer was especially inclined to appreciate.
Worn Free Tees are custom made from super soft washed cotton and poly cotton blends, giving them a great vintage feel, so comfy this tee will be an instant favorite in your T-Shirt rotation. (Black & White tees are 100% cotton the Heather tee is a Polyester / Cotton blend). Worn Free reproduces classic vintage style 'fully licensed' tees, in this case as worn by Joe Strummer of The Clash.
Each tee comes with a special backstage pass style hang tag picture of Joe Strummer wearing this My Band is the Mangrove Steel Band tee shirt.