Billy Bragg - England, Half English
NME.COM feature on Billy Bragg - England, Half English album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Pinko veteran's cosy rants ...
OK, so it doesn't leave you particularly moved. It invokes scant anger. It's as corny and flaky as corn flakes. But, admit it, the world would be a less sane, safe place without the latter day musings of seasoned pinko storyteller Billy Bragg . Although not a patch on 2000's Woody Guthrie tribute sessions, 'England...' at least manages to gently steer us away from...
- Mar 26, 2002
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- St Monday
- Jane Allen
- Distant Shore
- England, Half English
- Some Days I See The Point
- Baby Farouk
- Take Down The Union Jack
- Another Kind Of Judy
- He'll Go Down
- Tears Of My Tracks
- Baby FaroGBh
Inevitably, it seems a bit like a Socialist Worker's conference...
- Dec 4, 2000
Reclaiming the protest song from the clammy paws of po-faced obsolescence, [a]Billy Bragg[/a] has proven Britain's most consistently relevant social soundtracker....
- Sep 27, 1999
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