Independent Radical Publishing
Sun, 19 Aug 2018, 12:00
Green Man Festival, Brecon Beacons (UK), Cricklehowell, Brecon Beacons National Park
Special appearance at Green Man Festival in the Brecon Beacons
Dave Randall is the former guitarist of Faithless, Sinead O’Connor, Dido and many others. He will be talking about his new book Sound System: The Political Power of Music. It is a book of raves, riots and revolution. It looks at examples from Beethoven to Beyoncé and poses the question: how can we make music serve the interests of the many, rather than the few?
Dave will take part in a panel discussion at the Talking Shop stage
“A deeply intelligent look at music and society. Thought provoking, readable and clever” Mark Radcliffe (BBC 2 / 6Music)
“A thrilling trip through the dark corners and secret gardens of the music world” Maxi Jazz (Faithless)
The story of one musician's journey to discover how music can be used as a political tool.