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Part 4: Heaven 17 to N.W.A. (1981-1988)
18 Jul 2007 // 6:00 PM
Sarcasm, irony, tongue-in-cheek, parody. Thumb your nose at 'em. Flip 'em the finger. Plug in the amp and blast 'em. That oughta kick 'em outta their apathy and get their asses shakin'! And more thoughts on motivational music.
Tomorrow Belongs to Her: The Art That Rose Against Thatcher
2 Jun 2013 // 6:15 PM
Margaret Thatcher is dead, yet her influence is stronger than ever. What lessons can be drawn from the cultural response to Thatcherism, and can they be applied again?
Robert Wyatt: '68
5 Mar 2014 // 9:02 PM
This four-song compilation of newly unearthed Wyatt/Soft Machine demos is a treasure trove for fans of both the man and his influential band(s).
Robert Wyatt: Nothing Can Stop Us [remastered]
13 Apr 2005 // 6:00 PM
What do a Chic song, a barbershop quartet tune about Joseph Stalin, and a Bengali protest anthem have in common? I mean, besides the fact that they all make great make-out music. That's right, they're all on this reissue of Robert Wyatt's classic, politically charged covers album.