Podcast of Protest

Ahead of the 2017 UK general election, singers, songwriters and poets were commissioned to write and perform new protest material. Invisible Folk Club’s Jon Bickley and Steve Yarwood played the songs and discussed the issues.

Featured artists in order of appearance:


Artist Title
Song Sixpenny Wayke River Song
Poem Oz Hardwick Like
Poem Oz Hardwick Between Channels
Poem Oz Hardwick Brexit Means Breakfast
Poem Oz Hardwick Home of the Brave and Free
Song Martin Olyett We didn’t go to work today
Song Grae J Wall & Los Chicos Muertos This Voice Kills Fascists
Song Julian Mount The Government Still Got In
Song Linda Birmingham We’re Heading For Nowhere again
Song Jon Bickley Eyes on the Prize
Poem Niamh Mahon When you’ve Never had to Fight for your Freedom
Poem Jon Bickley Not in my Name
Song Jon Bickley Stable and Strong


Artist Title
Poem Jon Bickley The Hawthorn
Poem Niamh Mahon A Better Country
Song Jon Bickley It’s the Poor Who Make the Songs
Song Black_Scarr Ticking Time Bomb
Song Dave Artus No Time For Wonder
Song Alison Raymond Post Truth
Song Tom Bickley Balfour’s Britain
Song Delta Ladies Refugee

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