Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World by Billy Bragg (Faber & Faber, £20)
Saturday 11th Nov 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
The Slaves of Solitude at Hampstead Theatre, London
Medusa at Carriageworks Theatre, Leeds/Touring
Well Versed is edited by Jody Porter
Thursday 9th Nov 2017
posted by Jody Porter in Arts
The HorrorsKoko, London4/5
IT WAS just over a decade ago that The Horrors exploded on the indie scene amid much claim of style over substance.
If ever there was a band that would flash and then...
Tuesday 7th Nov 2017
MICHAL BONCZA recommends an exhibition of posters by women designers that have adorned London’s transport system for a century
Charlie Peace: His Amazing Life and Astounding Legendby Michael Eaton(Five Leaves, £14.99)
CHARLIE PEACE, born in 1832, met his end on the scaffold in 1879. The whole of his adult life had been spent either in...
Monday 6th Nov 2017
Weimar Communism as Mass Movement, 1918-1933Edited by Ralf Hoffrogge and Norman Laporte(Lawrence and Wishart, £20)
IF THE KPD — the largest communist party outside Soviet...
An excellent new book explores exactly what the concept of international solidarity means to Cuba, says BOB ORAM
After the revolution in Russia, artists embraced a new social and political agenda, says CHRISTINE LINDEY
Saturday 4th Nov 2017