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One Way Or Another

by | 24th, November 2003

‘AFTER Tony Blair’s professed admiration for the glam rock screams of The Darkness, other Labour musos are opening up their own record collections.

”I’ll have a cup of tea and tell you of my dreaming”

The Independent says that a group of 15 Labour MPs have even formed a tribute band and called themselves the “New Wave”.

The group’s very own Blondie, Angela Eagle, MP for Wallasey, says the band aims to encourage “constructive debate” and is not a “front” or a “cheerleader” for Gordon Brown.

We know this because Angela and her fellow members have published their lyrics in the form of a letter to the Indy. And to the tune of The Stranglers’ Golden (Gordon) Brown, we learn more.

“We believe the way forward lies in a New Wave of innovative thinking based on Labour principles which will take us

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