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Clem Burke On Tour With Magic Christian

Clem Burke is currently playing with Magic Christian on a short West Coast tour. The tour starts tomorrow night in San Francisco at Annies Social Club and ends up in Texas for the SXSW Festival. Check out their web site for full tour dates, downloadable music, and more information:

Clem Burke On MySpace

Clem Burke now now has a MySpace page! You can email him, leave a comment, and listen to music from lots of the bands he's played and recorded with (including Blondie of course). Check it out here:

Marc Bolan's Birthday Celebrated With Reissues, More

"On September 15, London's Shepherd's Bush Empire will host Marc Bolan: The Celebration, a concert featuring Marc's son Rolan, Marc Almond of Soft Cell, producer Tony Visconti, T. Rex tribute band T. Rextasy, Blondie's Clem Burke, and many more." More info: Pitchfork Media

From Songwriters to Soundmen: The People Behind the Hits

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum presents a monthly program called "From Songwriters to Soundmen: The People Behind the Hits". This program gives Rock Hall audiences an inside look at aspects of the music business that are often concealed from view. Clem will appear on Wednesday, October 18, 2006 to talk about his long and varied career. The event is free to the public with a reservation. Check out the press release for more details.

Better Run Away From Me

Clem appears in a new video for the song "Better Run Away From Me" for the band Miss Derringer - whose new album, Lullabies, features Clem on four tracks. The clip was shot in downtown L.A. by film director & producer Zalman King, whose credits include 9 1/2 Weeks, Blue Orchid, and Red Shoe Diaries. Find out more at

Clem on new Miss Derringer album "Lullabies"

Clem is featured on the new Miss Derringer album, Lullabies. This second album from the L.A.-based band was produced by Social Distortion's Derek O'Brien and is due out in late August. The group is fronted by renowned underground artist Liz McGrath, whose artwork also adorns the album cover. Check out the band's website for more information and updates:

Clem On The Road With Kathy

Clem Burke is featured on Kathy Valentine's (The Go-Go's, The Delphines) debut solo CD, Light Years. Check out the album, Blondie fans will love it. Clem is hitting the road with Kathy next week as the drummer for her band, The Impossible. We'd love to see a large contingent of Blondie fans come out for the shows! The dates are as follows: 5/4- Cleveland, OH (Beachland Ballroom) 5/5- Royal Oak/Detroit, MI (Royal Oak Music Theater) 5/6- Chicago, IL (Schubas) Flyers for each show are attached. Click for a bigger version!

Exclusive Interview

August 2003 Interview Exclusive: Clem Talks To


Clem Burke in Miami, New Year's Eve 1999/2000. Click on the image to see a Quicktime movie.

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