Heathcote Williams doesn’t join the mountain of praise heaped on Bob Dylan for winning the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Browsing: Music and Politics
Dylan’s songs of the sixties offer both a bracing protest against enduring enemies and a salutary critique of some of our own worst habits.
Which thief can stake his claim as the greatest messenger of murder upon the planet?
Artist, writer and historian Akala explores the connections between Shakespeare and Hip-Hop, language and power.
“Clever, well-crafted and heartfelt songs by Steve Ashley, one of our finest songwriters.”
Eno is one of 1,700 artists who have signed the Artists’ Pledge for Palestine, refusing funding from or cultural contacts with Israel’s government.
Inspired by the 1960s movements for peace and equality, Dylan wrote The Times They Are a-Changin’, But were they? asks Jeff Goulding.
We need to explain exactly what we mean by democratisation , say Brian Eno & Yanis Varoufakis.
Brian Eno speaking at the launch of the DiEM25 (Democracy in Europe Movement) initiative on February 9th 2016 in Berlin