The Wire’s Rob Young discusses the subtleties of British music, film & TV

Rob Young is Editor-At-Large of The Wire – the British avant-garde music magazine – and author of Electric Eden: Unearthing Britain’s Visionary Music – the acclaimed book about the history and evolution of British folk music. Young comes to Southbank Centre on Wednesday 14 March to talk about the hidden histories of British film and television.

The talk is held as part Jeremy Deller: Joy In People, one of Hayward Gallery’s current exhibitions, and in association with Faber Social, the events arm of publishing house Faber & Faber.

We have a pair of tickets and a signed copy of Electric Eden… to give away. All you have to do is answer the following question:

Jeremy Deller co-directed a music video for the song ‘Found That Soul’ by which Welsh rock band?

Send your answers to with the subject line ‘Rob Young’. Closing date for entries is midday Tuesday 13 March.

You can buy tickets for Through The Polygon Window on Wednesday 14 March, by visiting the website now.

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