Billy Bragg WWBTWBilly Bragg, who will play Rivfest in Warrington this weekend before heading out to North America for the first leg of his Bridges Not Walls tour, has released a new single, Why We Build The Wall, today, Sept 1st 2017, on the Cooking Vinyl label. Why We Build The Wall was written by American singer-songwriter Anais Mitchell, as part of her 2010 ‘folk opera’ Hadestown, the song has taken on a whole new contemporary resonance with Donald Trump’s vow to build a wall between the US and Mexico.

You can download Why We Build The Wall here view the lyric video here