These Alarming Men – Flirtations with Fascism in British Pop

These Alarming Men – Flirtations with Fascism in British Pop

Phil Collins has voted Conservative. Ian Curtis voted Conservative. Geri Halliwell praised Margaret Thatcher. Spandau Ballet frontman Tony Hadley is a Tory. Nobody cares. Not really. Nobody has ever suggested that you shouldn't listen to their music because of their political leanings...not real people in the real world, maybe a few of the more, um, [...]

Liam Gallagher, TRNSMT Festival Glasgow

Liam Gallagher, TRNSMT Festival Glasgow

***I didn't attend this show. This review is constructed entirely around the television broadcast. Unlike some "real" journalists I'm being honest!*** You know Liam Gallagher right? Lead singer with the biggest British band since...well, pick a date. Style icon. Mouth. Legend. Inspiration. His entrance to the stage here is familiar to those who have seen [...]