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Burna Boy announces ‘Live From London’ livestream show

NME 06 Nov 2020
The Nigerian star will continue the promotion of his recent new album ‘Twice As Tall’ with the gig, which will take place at London’s O2 Academy Brixton on November 18. Read more. Burna Boy. “A revolution is needed. I want to inspire it” ... Burna Boy ‘Live From London’ (Picture. Press) ... .
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REVIEW: The Windrush Suite – Renell Shaw by AJ Dehany

The Vortex Jazz Club 25 Jun 2020
In 1957 the BBC’s Tonight programme followed 18-year old St Lucian Ben Bousquet around Brixton ...It’s time, we suggest, for REVOLUTION” ... It was a quiet revolution, enriching a grey environment that was yet to explicitly define itself on racial terms as “hostile” ... Last night Brixton was on fire again, as it was in the 1980s, as it was in 2011.
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Top 10 Books about Black Radicalism

Jacksonville Free Press 04 Oct 2019
Malcolm X best articulates black radicalism, which seeks nothing short of a revolution to overturn the racist social order ... At the heart of black radicalism is the idea of the African revolution, a process that ultimately tears down colonial borders and creates a unified state that can provide for all people on the continent and in the diaspora.
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How prison training is building on the UK’s need for construction workers

City A.M. 29 May 2018
A quiet revolution has been going on at Brixton Prison ... The average national reoffending rate for criminals is 40 per cent, say the Brixton team ... The training rooms which the inmates work in at Brixton are pretty good ... As one of London’s resettlement prisons, Brixton is known ...
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​Mar-T's ​top 5 tracks that​ rock Amnesia

Skiddle 28 Feb 2017
Skiddle Staff. Date published. 28th Feb 2017 ... We caught up with him ahead of the brand's showcase at Electric Brixton on Saturday 4th March ... Superchumbo - 'The Revolution' [Twisted] ... Tickets for Amnesia presents the Pyramid at Electric Brixton are available below ... Accepted ... Electric Brixton ... Hotels near Electric Brixton. Restaurants near Electric Brixton. .
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Pixies Frontman is Troubadour of Alt-rock After 30-year Career

Voa News 09 Dec 2016
Sitting backstage at the O2 Academy in London's Brixton before another sold-out gig, the singer tries on yet another label for size as he discusses what drives him 30 years into a career that many argue changed the face of music.
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Capitalism, revolution and racism in the US and the world

Open Democracy 14 Nov 2016
As Marx pointed out, the revolution comes like a thief in the night when no one is expecting it ... "Now we know that the collapse of the Soviet bloc was not the second Russian revolution." ... He once wrote a wonderful article comparing the American civil rights movement in 1956 with Nkrumah's Ghana revolution and the Hungarian revolution in the same year.
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The 200 best protest songs of all time

Huffington Post 01 Nov 2016
It's a totally misleading title of course ... But that ... wasn't very snappy ... never have liked that one ... The Beatles, Revolution ... The Clash, The Guns Of Brixton ... Congo Natty, Revolution ... Crass, Bloody Revolutions ... Steve Earle, The Revolution Starts Now ... The Last Poets, Niggers Are Scared Of Revolution ... Gil Scott-Heron, The Revolution Will Not Be Televised.
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Wiyaala To Perform At Womad International Arts Festival

Modern Ghana 25 Jul 2016
By Abdullai Isshak ... Wiyaala is adding more UK dates to her 2016 European itinerary when she joins the Voices of the Revolution tour at the end of August with performances scheduled at POP Brixton, Ronnie Scotts, Shambala Festival, Festival Number 6 and the Freedom Festival ... .
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Wiyaala To Perform At Womad International Arts Festival On Friday

Modern Ghana 25 Jul 2016
By Abdullai Isshak ... Wiyaala is adding more UK dates to her 2016 European itinerary when she joins the Voices of the Revolution tour at the end of August with performances scheduled at POP Brixton, Ronnie Scotts, Shambala Festival, Festival Number 6 and the Freedom Festival ... .
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>Wiyaala To Perform At Womad International Arts Festival On Friday

Modern Ghana 25 Jul 2016
By Abdullai Isshak ... Wiyaala is adding more UK dates to her 2016 European itinerary when she joins the Voices of the Revolution tour at the end of August with performances scheduled at POP Brixton, Ronnie Scotts, Shambala Festival, Festival Number 6 and the Freedom Festival ... .
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Last Night on Earth NYE : Sasha tickets

Skiddle 04 Dec 2015
Electric Brixton in Brixton ... Year’s Eve 2015 will see Matt step into Electric Brixton for the first time and deliver a mouth- ... London activity has also been second to none following a sold out LNOE NYE 2013 at Brixton ... Verboten (New York) and Carl Cox’s ‘Music Is Revolution’ (Space Ibiza) ... Electric Brixton group.
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The Brixton sect where paranoia and cruelty reigned

The Guardian 04 Dec 2015
In late 1979 a Brixton-based Maoist revolutionary calling himself Comrade Bala staged public meetings in central London announcing that China was poised to take over the world ... One of his flyers advertised a seminar on “women’s liberation as an integral part of proletarian revolution”.
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What is Momentum, and why is it worrying Labour MPs?

BBC News 24 Oct 2015
Many Labour MPs view it as a party within a party; a front for the far-left; a vehicle for ousting those opposed to the Corbyn revolution. So who are Momentum and what do they want?. I went to meet a group of Momentum supporters in Brixton ... Back in Brixton, Nadine insists Momentum is not talking about de-selecting sitting MPs ... .
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Nick Curtis: Enforced idleness doesn’t work for enjoying London

London Evening Standard 23 Jan 2015
But you would be surprised at the architectural and cultural marvels (including a Romanian bakery called Dracula) to be seen on a walk from Streatham Hill to Brixton Market. I learned that a by-product of the foodie revolution is that it is much more acceptable and comfortable to ...

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