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The Levellers

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Biography:
Birth Place: Brighton, England
Years Active: 1988-present
Genres: Alternative Rock, Folk Punk, Celtic Punk

The Levellers are an English rock band influenced by punk and traditional English music. The band is based in Brighton, England where it was founded in 1988. The members got their name from the Levellers, a radically democratic faction of Oliver Cromwell's New Model Army; or simply, according to guitarist, Simon Friend, a word they chose from a dictionary. Strongly interested and outspoken about green anarchism issues the band have built up a strong and devoted fanbase, despite being nearly universally ignored by mainstream critics. The band have been spokespeople for a number of issues including campaigning against the Criminal Justice Act (and its measures against rave parties ) and variou...

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Albums:

Greatest Hits (Bonus Tracks)

Night Sun

Static On The Airwaves

Truth & Lies

Green Blade Rising

Hello Pig


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