Tag: billy bragg

the clash

15 artists who draw influence from the Clash’s dynamic punk spirit

Some promo copywriter at the Clash’s American label, Epic Records, came up with the questionable slogan “19 songs by the only band that matters”...
Anti-Flag Beyond Barricades documentary review 2020

REVIEW: Anti-Flag live by the political messages they promote in new doc

Anti-Flag are a sharp and substantive band who will have a legacy that stands the test of time. But don’t just take our word...

These 15 punk albums from 1983 will still floor you decades later

In the '80s, many a cloth-eared critic and social dullard thought punk was just a mindless fad. Here in 2020, we know better than...
minor threat best 1983 punk albums

The 15 best punk albums of 1983 include eternal hardcore classics

1983: Hardcore rules, OK—at least if it comes from America. England was mired in the nü  pop of Culture Club and Duran Duran as...
white house protest songs

Top 10 Homeland Security violation tracks to piss off the White House

Maybe it’s just us, but it seems like the Trump family are doing a fine job pitching civil rights, international diplomacy and economic stability...

Video Premiere: Young Statues, ‘Covers’ Side A (live)

Young Statues released their Covers 7" via Run For Cover Records on December 4. Side A includes Billy Bragg's "A New England," which features...

The Menzingers cover Billy Bragg

The Menzingers recently filmed a Nervous Energies session with photographer Ryan Russell. One of the three songs the band performed is a cover of...