Pow!: anthem for kettled youth

A double whammy from Dan Hancox on Grime and the recent London protests:

Lethal Bizzle’s Pow! (Forward) was the unofficial song of the recent student protests. Dan Hancox charts how it went from grime-scene scapegoat to righteous rallying cry:

Pow!: anthem for kettled youth | Music | The Guardian.

Following the lazy misrecognition of the ‘bunking’ EMA protesters from various quarters of media and government, Dan Hancox sets out to explore the complicated and contradictory soundscape of these urban motley crews:

Government Grime and the EMA Kids (Mute Magazine)

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