Mick Jones

Mick Jones of Foreigner (Thos Robinson/Getty Images)

Mick Jones ‘Outs’ Closeted Foreigner Fans, Talks Tour With Styx

One famously cranky rock critic “Ripped us to pieces in the press, and I found out that he had these parties at his house on weekends, where he always played at least two Foreigner songs.”

02/10/2014

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Foreigner, Styx & Don Felder Unite For ‘Soundtrack Of Summer’ Tour Coming To Minnesota

The three acts have recorded a new version of the Eagles’ “Hotel California,” which Don Felder co-wrote.

02/05/2014

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The Clash Talk ‘Soundsystem,’ Being Wilder Than The Kinks And Scaring The Who

Younger music fans may be confused when presented with Sound System, the new Clash box set.

09/27/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: The Clash

Question: How do you milk 5 albums worth of material into 13 discs for a box set??

104.1 JACK-FM–09/06/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: Foreigner

Wouldn’t it have made more sense if “Foreigner” only went by that name when they were touring out of the country? Then they could be “Indigenous” when they were playing here in the States. Just […]

104.1 JACK-FM–05/15/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: Songwriters Hall of Fame

A buncha Rock Dudes are gettin’ more awards…I wrote a song about it!

104.1 JACK-FM–02/26/2013

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JACK’s Inside Track: Foreigner

Not a lotta people know that Foreigner Founding Father Mick Jones produced Van Halen’s 5150 album–the first with Sammy Hagar!

104.1 JACK-FM–12/07/2012

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Paul McCartney Contributes To New “He Ain’t Heavy” Cover

Paul McCartney has joined an all-star collective of artists to record a new version of the classic “He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother.” Mick Jones from The Clash, Glen Tilbrook of Squeeze and Gerry Marsden of Gerry & The Pacemakers, as well as younger artists like Melanie C. of The Spice Girls and Robbie Williams are all on the track as well.

11/23/2012

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JACK’s Inside Track: The Wallflowers

If you’ve ever wondered if Jakob Dylan’s a fan of The Clash, wonder no longer.

104.1 JACK-FM–07/31/2012

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Jakob Dylan Gets His Clash On With “Reboot”

Dylan has often referenced Joe Strummer and The Clash as a huge influence, and he wears it proudly on his sleeve on the new Wallflowers single, “Reboot The Mission.” With a piano driven rocksteady beat, the song wouldn’t sound out of place on Combat Rock. But The Clash references go far beyond just the sound of the song.

07/24/2012

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