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The Levellers

From :Wikipedia The levellers

The Levellers are a popular English rock band influenced by punk and traditional English music. They are based in Brighton, England where they were founded in 1988. There are several stories regarding how they got their name; from the Levellers, a radically democratic faction of Oliver Cromwell's New Model Army; as a reference to "The Level", a flat open space near where members of the band used to live in Brighton; 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 various anti-capitalist and environmental issues. They continue to tour extensively around Britain and Europe but maintain a mutual dislike with the music press which stems from their early days.

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Erik van den Ham on November 20, 2008

The Levellers

From :Wikipedia The levellers

The Levellers are a popular English rock band influenced by punk and traditional English music. They are based in Brighton, England where they were founded in 1988. There are several stories regarding how they got their name; from the Levellers, a radically democratic faction of Oliver Cromwell's New Model Army; as a reference to "The Level", a flat open space near where members of the band used to live in Brighton; 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 various anti-capitalist and environmental issues. They continue to tour extensively around Britain and Europe but maintain a mutual dislike with the music press which stems from their early days.

MaryKnapp on November 20, 2008

Erik apart from their music, which I"m not familiar with, this is a fantastic photo! Greetings from Miami, Mary

Samantha Lacy ღ on November 21, 2008

Erik this new series is amazing, quite hard to capture with all the strong lighting I imagine! I have heard of this band and we were in Brighton only last week! We went to watch Lee Evans a stand up comic / actor! Brighton is a fantastic place very lively indeed a town that never sleeps! I am now going to have a second look at these shot they really are great Erik! :) Sam

Erik van den Ham on November 21, 2008

Hello Mary thank you for visiting and the big thumbs up.

Hello Sam,

It wasn't hard but just few of the pictures I took where good enough (in my opinion).Brighton sounds nice, never been there thou.

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