TOM ROBINSON Only The Now *** His agit-pop
credentials shine on his first album in 20 years with guest slots from Billy Bragg, Martin Carty and more
Manic Street Preachers - Some Kind Of Nothingness After decades of flag-burning agit-pop
polemic, Blackwood's finest Generation Terrorists finally reached the point in their careers they'd alway strived to attain - playing their latest single, from their tenth album Postcards From A Young Man, on Strictly Come Dancing.
The video, from subversive ad agency Agit-Pop
Communications, begins by showing the unspoiled beauty of New York State, followed by a vision of an Exxon sign, a gas explosion and water so toxic that a lighter can set tap water on fire.
WHAT DO VERT SKATER Jason Ellis, the Metal Mulisha, and the frantic agit-pop
sound of the band Nurses have in common?
The ADF boys are agit-pop
done well and should give the Oxford boys a real run for their money in the performance stakes .
Their noughties take on the agit-pop
of XTC and The Talking Heads is full of promise; it's an engaging and fresh sound, and unlike contemporaries Franz Ferdinand, the focus is less on the image (seriously dishevelled) and more on the music.
MAC's open air Arena is playing host to agit-pop
anarchists Chumbawamba, who've been a thorn in the side of the British establishment for more than 20 years.
Hovering between famous and once-were famous is Ali Nawaz, formerly of agit-pop
outfit Fun-Da-Mental and performing at The Colosseum on Monday, along with Earthtribe and Fusing Naked.
It was clear before ``Tubthumping'' entered the top 10 that the infectious hit single from Britain's agit-pop
collective Chumbawamba was some kind of anthem for the late '90s.
activist Franti has found a seamless way of integrating protest shouts and party grooves.
Leeds's finest may have scored a surprise number one with Tubthumping, but as far as ugly, agit-pop
whinging goes they've been in a league of one since the Gang of Four knocked it on the head.
On Thursday the Cross sees the return of Birmingham- based Academy Morticians with their infectious punky agit-pop
, supported by Fat Pigeon - American punk with dollops of Pearl Jam.