Pictures of Starving Children Sell Records

Chumbawamba - Pictures of Starving Children Sell Records
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1986 Ratings: #111
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January 1, 1986 / Release Date
LP / Format
Agit Prop / Label
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This album feels weird, but it's still incredibly good!


Mic the snare was right


Peel played the catchier tunes. Made me think twice about Unilever and similar corporations founded on colonial era immorality. Didnt really get much else from it though and Live Aid too easy a target.

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Track List

  1. How to Get Your Band on Television
  2. British Colonialism and the BBC
  3. Commercial Break
  4. Unilever
  5. More Whitewashing
  6. An Interlude: Beginning to Take It Back
  7. Dutiful Servants and Political Masters
  8. Coca-Colanisation
  9. ...And in a Nutshell
  10. Invasion
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Added on: December 11, 2014