BILLY LIAR: Some Legacy: CD

Sep 26, 2019

Billy is well known for his stirring versions of acoustic punk in his native Scotland, but here a full band provides the backup. Oh yeah, there is a ringer in the band—Joe McMahon (of Smoke Or Fire) plays and produces too. These songs are about change and whether it helps or hurts, or maybe it’s up to you to decide in the end. “Independent People” wouldn’t be out of place on a Billy Bragg record. “Noose” has some lyrics that will make you smile when you’re sipping on your drink of choice. Thought-provoking and worth grabbing a copy for yourself. –Sean Koepenick (Red Scare,