joe strummer r.i.p.
This is some major bummage to absorb before morning coffee...The Clash's Joe Strummer has died of as-yet undetermined causes in his Somerset, England home. He was 50.
(photo courtesy Great Modern Pictures)
Update: CNN has this appreciation and a roundup of tributes from Strummer's fellow musicians.
Update 2: CNN is now reporting that a heart attack claimed the life of the Clash guitarist.