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Billy Bragg offers free download of new song “Handyman Blues”

Billy Bragg, one of the first “folk punkers”, has posted a free download of his new song, “Handyman Blues.” The song will appear on his upcoming new album, “Tooth & Nail”, which is due March 19th through ANTI- Records. Get your download here.

Bragg last released a compilation of previously released free songs called “Fight Songs”, which is available at his official website.

Music Video: The Locust – “Spitting In The Faces of Fools As a Source of Nutrition”

San Diego crust-punk/grindcore act, The Locust, has just released a music video for their song, “Spitting In The Faces of Fools As a Source of Nutrition”.

The song will appear on the band’s upcoming release, “Molecular Genetics From The Gold Standard Labs”, which is a collection of 44 hard-to-find and out-of-print tracks from the early years of the band.

The album will hit stores July 31st through ANTI-Records.

Watch the music video for “Spitting In The Faces of Fools As a Source of Nutrition” here.

Check out the heavy track list for the album here.

Billy Bragg announces “Fight Songs” compilation and UK tour dates

Billy Bragg has been giving away free downloads of songs for 10 years and he’s decided to take all those songs and put them onto one compilation, which he has named “Fight Songs”.  The album also includes several songs he has written specifically for the compilation.

Bragg had this to say:

For much of the past 10 years, polemical songs have been met with indifference, but the times are changing and once again there is a need for songs with fight in them.

Bragg has also announced some UK tour dates set for November. The singer will hit up Edinburgh, London, and Bristol.

The compilation is only available through Bragg’s official website. You can check out the tracklisting, along with tour dates here.

Hate mail sender thinks Billy Bragg is a hypocrite, do you?

Someone has a little too much time on their hands… Telegraph reports that up to 30 anonymous pieces of hate mail have been delivered to residents of Burton Bradstock in Dorset England. The letters demand that they kick musician/ activist Billy Bragg out of  the village for being hypocritically living in a £1.5 million house despite holding socialist political views.

Billy Bragg believes the letters are the work of a disgruntled BNP supporter.

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His latest album, Mr. Love and Justice, was released on ANTI- Records in 2008.

Video: Billy Bragg posts live set from Hope Not Hate rally

billy-bragg English folk-singer and political activist Billy Bragg has posted a live video from the Hope Not Hate rally held during the recent British election. You can check out the full performance on Bragg’s website here.

Billy Bragg’s latest album, Mr. Love and Justice, was released on ANTI- Records in 2008.