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The Beatnigs

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The Beatnigs

The Beatnigs has been played on NTS in shows including Martyn's Darkest Light, featured first on 23 July 2016. Songs played include Television (Dub Mix) and Television.

The Beatnigs was a late 80's industrial/political hip-hop performance collaboration featuring Michael Franti and fellow San Francisco Bay Area artists Rono Tse, Kevin Carnes, Andre Flores and Henry Flood. The band's stage performance utilized agit prop slogans, tapes, and included the use of power tools such as a rotary saw on a metal bar to create industrial noise and pyrotechnics.

They released material on Jello Biafra's Alternative Tentacles label and toured Europe with Billy Bragg. Early venues for…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Television (Dub Mix)
The Beatnigs (Adrian Sherwood, Gary Clail, Mark Stewart mix)
Alternative Tentacles1988
Television (Dub Mix)
The Beatnigs (Adrian Sherwood, Gary Clail, Mark Stewart mix)Alternative Tentacles1988
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Television
The Beatnigs
Alternative Tentacles1988
Television
The BeatnigsAlternative Tentacles1988
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