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The Mekons have combined politics with post-punk, folk and country music for nearly four decades. The story of their Ancient and Modern tour reveals a passionate and talented bunch
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“The Mekons are the most revolutionary group in the history of rock ‘n’ roll.” — Lester Bangs
Years before the term “collective” became a convenient and gradually more irritating shorthand for bands seeking a novel descriptor, there was the Mekons: a genuinely anarchic co-mingling of multi-media artists rampantly talented in the disciplines of music, visual arts, prose writing, and general hell-raising.