CD/LP/digital downloadBredda Records2017(Review by Steve Shafer) I knew I probably was going to like Smiley and the Underclass’ LP when my mail ordered copy arrived in NYC from the UK with the following request on the back of the mailer: “Dear Mailman, if you pass Trump Tower, stick a middle finger up for me.” (Hopefully, he or she complied!)London’s Smiley and the Underclass occupy the same fantastic punk ‘n’ reggae space as The Clash, The Ruts, and Citizen Fish–and are equally as outspoken in the face of injustice as those aforementioned bands.
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