Billy Bragg

Folk-rock great Billy Bragg plays two Bay Area dates this weekend. (Courtesy Jacob Blickenstaff)

Billy Bragg: ‘The challenge is to overcome cynicism’

In 2011, British folksinger-political activist Billy Bragg issued a standalone anthem, “Never…


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Billy Bragg is fighting tooth and nail

British protest singer Billy Bragg doesn’t rattle easily, although he admits to…


courtesy photoFolk-punk: Billy Bragg-soundalike Frank Turner claims he’s not a protest singer.

Frank Turner avoids political tunes

Feisty folk-punker Frank Turner may strum a mean acoustic guitar and sing…