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The Redskins, Billy Bragg, Bronski Beat: Institute of Contemporary Art, London

Live Review by Paul Bradshaw, New Musical Express, January 1984


Runaway Boys: Bronski Beat

Interview by Dave Rimmer, Smash Hits, June 1984

Bronski Beat are young, talented and they've only played a handful of concerts. And suddenly everyone's asking them questions. Questions about their "stance" as a ...

Bronski Beat: Piccadilly St James's Church, London

Live Review by Push, Soundcheck, August 1984

HERE'S a great game, boys and girls. The idea is to see how pale a pop group's other songs seem when set alongside their massive ...

Bronski Beat: Bronski Beefs

Interview by Paolo Hewitt, New Musical Express, November 1984

SUNDAY, 'ROUND about lunchtime, and Jimi Bronski is scurrying around his small council flat in a vain attempt to clean up the mess. I stand ...

Bronski Beat: The Age of Consent (London/MCA)

Review by Ira Robbins, Rolling Stone, March 1985

NOW THAT FRANKIE HAS PROVEN TO BE a remote-controlled sham with less depth (not to mention stage presence) than its sloganeering T-shirts, the gay-rock mantle ...

What Is Bronski Beat?

Profile and Interview by Barney Hoskyns, Spin, May 1985

MEET WHAT IS perhaps the first real gay group in the history of pop. They’re not drag queens, not even sure they want to be ...

The rage dissent: Bronski Beat: Hundreds & Thousands (Forbidden Fruit)

Review by Colin Irwin, Melody Maker, September 1985

I'M NOT ENTIRELY SURE we should approve of this sort of thing. When a band of status splits up it's general record company policy to ...

see also Communards, The

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