Smiley Culture RIP: Day 17

Justice for Smiley Culture Campaign at City Hall – and Wembley Arena! Furious scenes at the Metropolitan Police Authority meeting at City Hall today as David Emmanuel’s death was discussed. The disruption to the meeting was covered by both the Guardian and the Evening Standard. The Standard’s coverage was criticised by campaigners, not least because its …

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Joseph Cotton tribute to Smiley Culture

Veteran UK reggae artist Cotton with his own tribute to Smiley (thanks to Manwel T of the Blood and Fire Board) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FYXmsGze-8 Chris commented below to highlight this performance by Smiley and Asher Senator on UK Club Mix in 1986, which is a lovely medley of UK reggae tunes and catchphrases, including Joseph Cotton’s classic …

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