Monthly Archives: March 2015

Trashmouth Part 3 – ‘Yuppies Out Manifesto.’

Skip to 3:10 for Meatraffle’s ‘Yuppies Out,’ but you may as well check out the last bit of the last song! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5TD29DJJCK8 A predominant and unifying thread that runs throughout this movement is the anti-gentrification slogan, ‘Yuppies Out.’ Trashmouth signees … Continue reading

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‘Thinking about moving to Hastings.’ Trashmouth Part 3 – ‘Yuppies Out!!!!!!!!’

This compilation album was released by Trashmouth at the end of last year. The title of the album gives an indication of the strong ‘anti-gentrification of London sentiment’ that is expressed by many bands in this movement. It is an … Continue reading

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Bat-Bike Part 3

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=US7OGIXu8eg In relation to these bands and this movement, an examination of subcultural authenticity and resistance is essential. David Muggleton explains in his book, Inside Subculture: The Postmodern Meaning of Style that: ‘In a two-way process, authentic stylistic resistance occurs … Continue reading

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Trashmouth: Part 2 – Bat-Bike

   Bat-Bike’s night, ‘Chubby’ can be seen as a movement culture. The night is steeped in ideas that try to tackle and resist a form of cultural hegemony that serves to support the position of the power holder in society. … Continue reading

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Trashmouth: Part 2 – Bat-Bike Part 1 : ‘MICRO MEDIA’

Below are the facebook details of the first three ‘Chubby’ events put on by Trashmouth’s Bat-Bike. There have only been three, the third in fact was two nights ago. I have pasted each nights bio at the beginning of this … Continue reading

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