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Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World

Paperback, 05/04/2018, £9.99
£8.99
A Rough Trade, Mojo and FT Book of the Year LONGLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE Emerging from the jazz clubs of the early 1950s, skiffle - a uniquely British take on American folk and blues - caused a sensation among a generation of kids who had grown up during the dreary post-war years.

Billy Bragg: Still Suitable for Miners

Paperback, 24/05/2018, £9.99
£8.99
He is Billy Bragg, passionate protest folk singer and tireless promoter of political and humanitarian causes around the world.Still Suitable for Miners is the official Billy Bragg story, tracing his life, family and career at close range from Barking to the present day.

Three Dimensions of Freedom

Paperback, 02/05/2019, £6.00
£5.40
Musician and activist Bragg diagnoses the crisis of accountability in Western democracies in this new series of political pamphlets. He argues that accountability is the antidote to authoritarianism, and that without it, people can never truly be free.

Lover Sings Selected Lyrics

Hardback, 04/11/2015, £14.99
£13.49
Features poetic songs that skilfully interweave everyday observation with much broader concerns: of fairness and outrage, of generosity and love. This book reveals a sensibility: principled and proudly of the Left, funny, forthright and tender.

Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World

Hardback, 01/06/2017, £20.00
£18.00
Explains how skiffle sparked a revolution that shaped pop music as we have come to know it. This is a story of jazz pilgrims and blues blowers, Teddy Boys and beatnik girls. It traces how the guitar came to the forefront of music in the UK and led directly to the British Invasion of the US charts in the 1960s.