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Danbert Nobacon

About Danbert Nobacon

Danbert Nobacon freak music legend was in the English punk rock band Chumbawamba for 22 years, and he continues to write and perform music and spoken word, along with being an author, actor, radio host, performance artist and dad. His first young adult novel, 3 Dead Princes - An Anarchist Fairytale, was published in 2010. He lives in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains near Twisp, WA.
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Sex and Drugs and Comic Books: Amazing Twisp Tales #1

Danbert Nobacon on the fauna of Washington State, and the importance of communing with nature. Continue reading

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THE SILVER WEDDING ANNIVERSARY OF STATE AND CORPORATION …

On the 25th anniversary of James Hansen’s prophetic testimony before Congress, Danbert Nobacon makes a plea for environmental enlightenment–or a least a reason not to spark a worldwide revolution. Continue reading

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Power Trio: 3 Songs for Ding! Thatcher Dong!

Danbert Nobacon operates as musical director for Margaret Thatcher’s funeral Continue reading

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Gonzo Tubthumping, Getting Knocked Down And Getting Up Again

Danbert Nobacon on Chumbawamba and “Tubthumper,” war and peace, the axis of dissent, and how we can’t control responses to our art. Continue reading

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Valentine’s Eve, Punk Romanticism, Regina and Me

Wherein Danbert Nobacon and Regina Spektor demonstrate in a jail cell that love is older than religion. Continue reading

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Situation Normal…All Fogged Up…War Down In The Mix

Wherein Danbert Nobacon calls out the United States government for its avarice in pretending the War on Terror is not actually a pretext for a corporate version of Endless War. Continue reading

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Positive Sweat, The Origins of Darwinpunk and The Mystery Motel

Danbert Nobacon turns fifty-one today, but still manages to prove, both scientifically and empirically, that he remains as Punk as F**K. Continue reading

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Science, Art and the Magic of Life

The paradox inherent in human nature that helped us evolve into what we are today may well be our downfall. Danbert Nobacon investigates the merging of science and art. Continue reading

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An English Christmas of Snow, Ghosts, and a Kiss

Wherein Danbert Nobacon revels in the notion of the elusive English Christmas Kiss. Continue reading

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Rogue Commentary from 2025

Danbert Nobacon reports from Manhattan in 2025, where polar bears are being relocated to the South Pole, Jenna Bush is president, and a Wall of malls protects the city from the impending super-storm and refugees from New Jersey. Continue reading

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A Short History of the Smart Lie

Smart lies, says Danbert Nobacon, are the constituent particles that make up the fog that is carefully crafted to prevent us connecting the real political dots, ensuring the continued protection of power. Continue reading

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The Math of the Military Industrial Fossil Fuel Complex

An economy based on fossil fuel reaps disgusting profits for Big Oil, while fomenting war and destroying the planet. Danbert Nobacon investigates. Continue reading

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