The Selecter Talk "Subculture"
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 07:38:06
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The Selecter are a band that are synonymous with the stylings of Two Tone music, and the social ideaology of inclusion, unity and the confrontation of injustice. Their most recent album, Subculture, carried the same vibrancy as their debut record, Too Much Pressure, released in 1980. Building on the momentum of that release the British band have just finished a tour of Mexico, and plan to head out on the road again before recording material for a new album in 2017.
Pauline Black, the band's unmistakable voice, took some time out of her hectic schedule to speak with ARTISTdirect's Christopher Friedmann to discuss the continuity of sound within the band, her creative relationship with Gaps, and social injustice, but also the resilience of people that she encounters all around the world.
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