Monday, July 11, 2016

Start Your Week Off with a New Mekons song



The Mekons have just released a new song and video called "Fear & Beer (Hymn for Brexit)"

They call this sweet little dirge "a hymn for a post factual democracy sung joyously by the disenchanted and forgotten as they tumble teary eyed into the arms of their oppressors."

Beware the Langford trumpet solo!

The song is from an upcoming album (and video and book) called Mekons Existentialism scheduled for release in September.

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