Billy Bragg
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1957-12-20
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Billy Bragg Biography (Wikipedia)

Stephen William "Billy" Bragg (born 20 December 1957) is an English singer, songwriter and left-wing activist. His music blends elements of folk music, punk rock and protest songs, with lyrics that mostly span political or romantic themes. His music is heavily centred on bringing about change and getting the younger generation involved in activist causes.

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Billy Bragg Performances & Interviews


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Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key
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Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key
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Waiting For The Great Leap Forwards
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Waiting For The Great Leap Forwards
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The Midnight Special
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The Midnight Special
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Between The Wars (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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Between The Wars (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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The Midnight Special (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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The Midnight Special (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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Why We Build The Wall (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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Why We Build The Wall (Live at Buxton Opera House)
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You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
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You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
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There Is Power in a Union
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There Is Power in a Union
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Hobo's Lullaby
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Hobo's Lullaby
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Help Save The Youth Of America
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Help Save The Youth Of America
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If We Make it Through December
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If We Make it Through December
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Greetings To The New Brunette
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Greetings To The New Brunette
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Must I Paint You A Picture (Radio 2 Session, 15th Sept 2016)
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Must I Paint You A Picture (Radio 2 Session, 15th Sept 2016)
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KC Moan
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KC Moan
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Accident Waiting To Happen
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Accident Waiting To Happen
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The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore
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The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore
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Gentle On My Mind
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Gentle On My Mind
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Lovers Town (BBC Session, 21 Feb 1984)
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Lovers Town (BBC Session, 21 Feb 1984)
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To Have and to Have Not (BBC Session, 21 Feb 1984)
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To Have and to Have Not  (BBC Session, 21 Feb 1984)
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Upcoming BBC Events

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2017
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Royal Albert Hall
2017-04-05T10:15:41
5
Apr
2017

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2017

19:30
Royal Albert Hall

Upcoming Events

2
Jun
2017
Billy Bragg, Orchestral Manoeuvres In The Dark, Buzzcocks, Jesus Jones, Levellers, Laurel, Zak Abel, Beans on Toast, Smoove & Turrell, Let’s Eat Grandma, Kanda Bongo Man, Professor Elemental, The Electric Swing Circus, Flamingods, CC Smugglers, Trudy and the Romance, GIRLI, Big Boy Bloater, IDER, The East Pointers, Thrill Collins, Curse of Lono, Skata Tones, Harpers Ferry, Cherokii and Indigo Rose (UK)
Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, UK
2
Jul
2017
Billy Bragg, Levellers, The Waterboys, Sounds of the City and Dreadzone
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester, UK

Past BBC Events

BBC Arts at Hay Festival: 2016
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Hay-on-Wye
2016-05-26T10:15:41
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26
May
2016
BBC Arts at Hay Festival: 2016

BBC Arts at Hay Festival: 2016

00:00
Hay-on-Wye
6 Music at Latitude: 6 Music at Latitude 2014
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Henham Park, Suffolk
2014-07-17T10:15:41
17
Jul
2014

6 Music at Latitude: 6 Music at Latitude 2014

11:00
Henham Park, Suffolk
Glastonbury: 2013
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-28T10:15:41
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28
Jun
2013
Glastonbury: 2013

Glastonbury: 2013

07:00
Worthy Farm, Pilton
Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2013
http://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ewxzp6/acts/a6fbj5
Glasgow
2013-01-30T10:15:41
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30
Jan
2013
Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2013

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2013

20:00
Glasgow
6 Music John Peel Lecture 2012
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BBC Broadcasting House
2012-11-12T10:15:41
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12
Nov
2012
6 Music John Peel Lecture 2012

6 Music John Peel Lecture 2012

19:00
BBC Broadcasting House

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