The Dove

This is a song about the death of Joe Cox – which happened in the context of the xenophobia and racism whipped up by people like Nigel Farage (who on the same day stood, smiling and gurning for the media) in front of a poster of desperate refugees who weren’t even trying to get into the UK). I heard about this while working in Catalonia and wrote this song on the plane home the next day.

The film was made at a concert in Cambridge. ‘The Dove is a track from the album And then we will sing