Revisit: Billy Bragg: Workers Playtime
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Revisit: Billy Bragg: Workers Playtime

Billy Bragg’s 1986 album, Talking with the Taxman about Poetry, came with the unofficial subtitle…

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List Inconsequential: Good Songs from Bad Albums
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List Inconsequential: Good Songs from Bad Albums

Nirvana – “About a Girl” from Bleach Absence does indeed make the heart grow fonder,…

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Various Artists: Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International
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Various Artists: Chimes of Freedom: The Songs of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International

There’s a saying that “nobody sings Dylan like Dylan,” a durable phrase that’s been borrowed…

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Interview: Billy Bragg
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Interview: Billy Bragg

I thought that scoring an interview with Billy Bragg before his set on the Starbucks…

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