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Mick Jones

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Date of Birth June 26, 1955
Age 67 years, 5 months, 22 days
Place of Birth London
Country United Kingdom
Profession Guitarist
Horoscope Cancer

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Mick Jones Biography

Mick Jones is a famous Guitarist, who was born on June 26, 1955 in United Kingdom. Lead guitarist and songwriter for the punk band The Clash, which became known for songs like “London Calling” and “Rock the Casbah.” According to Astrologers, Mick Jones's zodiac sign is Cancer.

Michael Geoffrey Jones was born on 26 June 1955 in Wandsworth, London, England, to a Welsh father, Tommy Jones, and a Russian Jewish mother, Renee Zegansky. He spent much of his early life living with his maternal grandmother, Stella Class, in South London. Jones’ cousin is Grant Shapps, the Conservative MP for Welwyn Hatfield. Jones went to Strand School in South London and West London School of Art And Design, because “[he] thought that’s how you get into bands and stuff”.

His mother was Russian-Jewish, and he had a profound dislike for the Nazi reference used by The Sex Pistols in their song “Belsen Was a Gas,” which Sid Vicious wrote as a joke.

Michael Geoffrey Jones (born 26 June 1955) is a British musician, singer and songwriter best known as the lead guitarist, co-lead vocalist, co-founder and songwriter for The Clash until 1983. In 1984, he formed Big Audio Dynamite with Don Letts. Jones has played with the group Carbon/Silicon along with Tony James since 2002 and was part of the Gorillaz live band for a world tour in 2010-2011. In late 2011, Jones collaborated with Pete Wylie and members of the Farm to form the Justice Tonight Band.

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He started gaining recognition as a guitarist in the early 1970s with his glam rock band, The Delinquents. A short time later, he met Tony James and formed the protopunk London SS. By 1976, that band had broken up and remaining members Jones, Paul Simonon and Keith Levene were seeking a new direction.

Mick Jones Net Worth

Mick Jones is one of the richest Guitarist & listed on most popular Guitarist. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Mick Jones net worth is approximately $25 Million.

Mick Jones Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth $25 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Guitarist
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House Living in own house.

He always wanted to be in a band, but he thought the way to achieve it was going to music school so he attended Strand School.

He started gaining recognition as a guitarist in the early 1970s with his glam rock band, The Delinquents. A short time later, he met Tony James and formed the protopunk London SS. By 1976, that band had broken up and remaining members Jones, Paul Simonon and Keith Levene were seeking a new direction.

Jones’ first guitar was a Gibson Les Paul Junior with a P-90 pickup, which he bought because Johnny Thunders used one. The Junior was his main guitar up until late 1977 or early 1978, and after that as a backup and studio guitar. Around the same time he also owned another Les Paul Junior, all black (formerly red) with a black pick guard, which was smashed at a performance in 1977. He then switched to a Gibson Les Paul Standard and later to Gibson Les Paul Customs.

Mick Jones Height

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Height 5 feet 11 inches
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He toured with the Gorillaz in 2010.

In 1981, Jones co-produced Ian Hunter’s Short Back ‘n’ Sides LP with Mick Ronson. He also provided guitars and vocals for several songs on the release. In the same year, he produced Theatre of Hate’s first album Westworld released in 1982, written by Kirk Brandon. Jones also played guitar on the title track, “Do You Believe in the Westworld”. Jones would also record and produce Aria of the Devil in 1982 by Theatre of Hate at Wessex Studios, which did not get released until 1998, when the master tapes were found by Kirk Brandon.

Who is Mick Jones dating?

According to our records, Mick Jones married to Miranda Davis. As of May 2022, Mick Jones’s is not dating anyone.

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Leaving General Public behind, in 1984 Jones formed Big Audio Dynamite with film director Don Letts, who had directed various Clash videos and later the Clash documentary Westway to the World. The band’s début album This Is Big Audio Dynamite was released the following year, with the song “E=MC²” getting heavy rotation in dance clubs, and both singles “Medicine Show” and “E=MC” charting in the UK.

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Ranked on the list of most popular Guitarist. Also ranked in the elit list of famous celebrity born in United Kingdom. Mick Jones celebrates birthday on June 26 of every year.

When he was 21, he and Paul Simonon were introduced to Joe Strummer by Bernie Rhodes in a squat in Shepherd’s Bush. The band rehearsed in a former railway warehouse in Camden Town and The Clash was formed. Jones played lead guitar, sang, and co-wrote songs from the band’s inception until he was fired by Strummer and Simonon in 1983. One of the songs he wrote, “Train in Vain,” was allegedly about Jones’ relationship with Viv Albertine, guitarist of The Slits. Jones’ lack of punctuality played a major role in his dismissal from the band. Jones agreed to give a rare interview about the disintegration of The Clash and the reasons behind his dismissal from ‘his own band’ in Danny Garcia’s 2012 documentary film and book The Rise and Fall of the Clash.

What happened to Mick Jones?

The only remaining original member of FOREIGNER, Jones suffered from some health issues beginning in 2011, eventually resulting in heart surgery in 2012. Ever since, it is never announced whether he will be appearing with the band for specific shows — it just depends how he is feeling.

Is Mick Jones ill?

Foreigner mainman Mick Jones has revealed that his year off, officially blamed on a heart condition, was actually the result of a “virtual nervous breakdown.” He found himself incapable of playing guitar for several months – and only fought back after his brother offered him some tough love.

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Mick Jones
GenresRock hard rock
Occupation(s)Musician singer songwriter producer
InstrumentsKeyboard Guitar vocals
Years active1961–present

Did The Clash do drugs?

Topper, who would go on to contribute to a number of the now-iconic albums such as London Calling, Combat Rock and more, lived through five fast and intensely furious years as The Clash’s sticksman and did so with sex, drugs, booze and all that comes with touring with one of the biggest groups on the planet.

After his expulsion from The Clash, Jones was a founding member of General Public. Though he is listed in the credits of the band’s 1984 début album All the Rage as a member, Jones left General Public part way through the recording process and was replaced by Kevin White. White’s picture appears on the back cover; Jones’ picture does not. Jones did play guitar on many of the album’s tracks, including the North American top 40 single “Tenderness”.

In 1990, Jones was featured on Aztec Camera’s song “Good Morning Britain”, with Roddy Frame.

The band’s lineup was reshuffled again in 1994, and they released the album Higher Power under the name Big Audio. In 1995, a greatest hits album, Planet B.A.D. was released as well as a studio album called F-Punk under the original Big Audio Dynamite name. A further album, Entering a New Ride was recorded in 1997, but was only released on the internet because of a disagreement with Radioactive Records, their then record label. One more “best of” collection, called Super Hits, was released in 1999.

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