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  1. Folk rock fundraising duo The Rag Tag Misfits discuss living 'on...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cambs Times

    ... Jim Morrison, Neil Young and Mark Chadwick as their lyrics are quite ambiguous and make you think. Also, The Levellers are a band I could listen to all day long. Musically, I love roots music with meaning behind it, its difficult to pin it down to ...


  2. Super Furry Animals top new Brighton festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 |

    ... season. Joining the Super Furry Animals on the main stage on Saturday are Brighton folk-rock stalwarts The Levellers, political poet and master singer-songwriter Billy Bragg, Mercury-nominated producer/MC Ghostpoet, talented local rising star Chris ...


  3. Sounds around town with Dave FranklinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... end of the burgeoning nu-folk movement and now is just as likely to be found opening for the likes of The Levellers or New Model Army as he is playing the regional venue circuit. Gaz Brookfield returns with his brilliant, trusty fiddle player Ben, a ...


  4. Festival fun for music fans from rock to folk and everything in betweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Swindon Advertiser

    Pull on your wellies! It's summer festival season and the south west has everything from rock to jazz, 1980s icons to folk, pop to world music. Along with mud glorious mud and a passion for music festival-goers can star spot some top names headlining the season's circuit including Reading Rock Festival's Metallica, Mumford and Sons, Bring Me The Horizon and The Libertines along with up and coming bands such as Los Angeles pop band Ecosmith on the BBC Radio 1 stage and The One Hundred in The Pit on the Saturday.


  5. And the Beat goes on - Ribble Valley Beat-Herder Festival celebrates 10 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... to join in the celebrations. Dancefloor groovers Basement Jaxx are Friday's headliners while folk-rock heroes The Levellers are lined up for the Sunday slot along with legendary New York hip-hoppers Sugarhill Gang. "We had 1,500 people at the first ...


  6. Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Evening News

    Part Chaplin, part Pixar's Wall-E, STATIk helps launch the Children's Arts Festival, plus theatre, comedy, music and an illuminating exhibition by James Turrell. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.


  7. Newent to host a one-off music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Hereford Times

    ... JCB Song', and they will open lakeside event. The acoustic band, 3 Daft Monkeys, have regularly supported 'The Levellers', and they have played at Glastonbury, the BBC Proms and Guilfest. The concert will take place on Saturday September 12, ...


  8. Spirit of levellers recalled in new leaflet supported by TUCRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | Banbury Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Banbury's ties to the Levellers movement are in the spotlight once again in a new account published by the Southern & Eastern Region of the TUC.


  9. The Levellers Day parade makes its way up the High StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Oxford Mail

    Standing at the north east gateway to the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this picture postcard community has the highest concentration of listed buildings anywhere in the country on its High Street. You can almost hear the Tudor timbers groan as the houses and shops prop each other up at impossibly crooked angles up and down the steep hill.


  10. Levellers announced as Chagstock HeadlinersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 |

    CHAGSTOCK FESTIVAL are delighted to unveil The Levellers as their Main Stage Saturday night Headliner. With their own Beautiful Days festival now sold out, this is the now only opportunity to see this massively popular folk-punk band perform in the Westcountry this summer.


  11. Beatherder 2015: Subterranean passageways guide way to 10 year...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 |

    One decade up for Ribble Valley countryside gathering with Basement Jaxx, The Sugarhill Gang, Dub Pistols, Nightmares on Wax and The Levellers helping to strike an independent blow against consumerism "THERE'S red telephone boxes which you go in, and crawl through a tunnel to a RAVE - it's the only way in or out!", a giddy Beatherder PR executive told me last year. I could hear the enthusiasm emanating from her typing fingers, as her email reeled off the weird and wacky at one of the UK's remaining truly independent music festivals.


  12. The sweet smell of success from Cadbury Sisters in SwindonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... Nick, he is now the only performer to have played each year since, supporting acts such as Newton Falkner and The Levellers. Tickets to the Swindon gig which begins at 8pm are A 5 in advance and A 7 on the door from 01793 535713. - Flicky Harrison


  13. Brighton's newest music festival announces its line up for September eventRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Argus

    The 5,000-capacity Together The People Festival, which is taking over Preston Park on Saturday, September 5, and Sunday, September 6, will feature Welsh psychedelic indie-rockers Super Furry Animals, Brighton folk-punk legends Levellers , and Public Service Broadcasting as headliners. Also on the bill are Mercury Music Prize-nominated Ghostpoet, singer-songwriter Lucy Rose, critically acclaimed hip-hop outfit Dizraeli And The Small Gods, X Factor finalist Lucy Spraggan and Brighton's own supergroup Brakes , who are marking the tenth anniversary of their debut album Give Blood next month.


  14. The Levellers will headline Chagstock festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | This Is South Devon

    The massively-popular folk-punk band will top the bill on the Saturday night of the two-day festival at Chagford on July 17 and 18. Formed in Brighton in 1988, The Levellers have clocked up a number one album, more than a dozen Top 40 singles and countless festival performances. Still going strong after 27 years, the Chagstock set will be packed with hits including One Way, Carry Me and What A Beautiful Day.


  15. The Proclaimers to headline Galtres Parklands Festival's Sunday line-up in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | York Press

    GALTRES Patklands Festival has signed "the perfect festival band" to headline the closing night at Duncombe Park, Helmsley, on August 30: The Proclaimers. Scottish spectacled siblings Charlie and Craig Reid will be playing the top slot filled in previous years by The Human League, The Stranglers, AdamAnt, and Levellers.


  16. Head to Head: Sean Lakeman and Kathryn Roberts are at Dorchester Arts Centre on Saturday, May 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 |

    ... and Paul O'Grady to boot. They performed with such folk icons as Bellowhead, Kate Rusby, Steeleye Span and The Levellers so if that's your bowl of Wheetie Bangs, Evershot's the place for you tonight. The Crows are festival favourites, without fail ...


  17. Gig Guide: Ferocious Dog at Electric Palace, plus debut gigs from Compass and Fuzzy's Groove RidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 |

    ... will be chewing the soft furnishings at Bridport's Electric Palace next Thursday, April 16. Often compared to The Levellers and Oysterband, but that's before they've taken the muzzle off, their autumn tour last year was a total sell-out so act sharp ...


  18. The Levellers frontman inspires Weymouth studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2015 |

    STUDENTS did not miss out on the opportunity to grab an autograph from frontman of folk-punk band The Levellers as he visited Weymouth College. A wave of famous faces including guitarist and lead singer with The Levellers, Mark Chadwick, have been visiting the college to mark Music Industry Week.


  19. Super Furry Animals to headline Forgotten FieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 |

    ... countless others set to feature. Saturday will see the south coast's favourite sons and festival favourites, The Levellers top the bill with a set full of folk-rock sing along anthems. The Horrors look set to provide a suitably immersive performance ...


  20. Table Tennis: Tigers close on Raiders in Taunton leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Somerset County Gazette

    ... have one game in hand. In Division 1, a Piotr Kopczyk maximum gave Saints Spinners an emphatic victory over The Levellers in a battle for the important second place spot. Premiership - Rodney Richards Experience 6, Ark Tigers 32; Tiverton Rockets ...