Video: Follow Billy Bragg Around His Childhood Neighbourhood

Tour the streets of Barking, Essex with Billy Bragg

Songwriter and political activist Billy Bragg recently chatted with Huck Magazine, and took them on a tour around his childhood neighbourhood. In this feature, you can watch Bragg as he talks about the streets he use to wander, and what certain childhood moments really transformed him as a person, musician and political activist. The streets of Barking, Essex first influenced him, and now his pop/rock and folk sound has influenced artists such as Beck, Ani DiFranco, and Mumford and Sons.

Tour Bragg’s hometown in the video down below.