Blog: RATM turn the BBC airwaves blue

YOU would think the BBC would have learned by now. If you play Rage Against The Machine on the radio, they tend to swear. Quite a lot.

YOU would think the BBC would have learned by now. If you play Rage Against The Machine on the radio, they tend to swear. Quite a lot.

Just ask Bruno Brookes, who was censured about, ooh, 17 years ago when he played Killing In The Name in its entirety on the Radio 1 chart rundown, complete with its 17 uses of the word "f**k".

So who was dozing when Rage played the song that has become the surprise contender for the Christmas number one spot live on the Breakfast Show this morning? Yes, live. I was surprised too.

- Read more, listen to the clip and have your say, in Jon Barnes' music blog.


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