Fascist Cops

Fascist Cops is a 1978 protest song by the Belgian punk band The Kids, which satirizes police officers. It appeared on their album The Kids (1978) [1]and is widely considered to be one of their signature songs. [2] It was nevertheless never released as a single. [3]

"Fascist Cops"
Song by The Kids
from the album The Kids
Released1978
GenrePunk rock
Length2:31

BackgroundEdit

The song is performed by Ludo Mariman (electric guitar and vocals), Danny De Haes (bass) and Eddy De Haes (drums and vocals). Production was in hands of Leo Caerts.[4] The song was inspired by the band members' own feelings of being stigmatized by police officers because of their punk looks. [5]

SourcesEdit

  1. ^ "WWW.MUZIEKARCHIEF.BE | the Kids: The Kids".
  2. ^ "WWW.MUZIEKARCHIEF.BE | Fascist cops".
  3. ^ "Kids Fascist Cops".
  4. ^ "WWW.MUZIEKARCHIEF.BE | Fascist cops".
  5. ^ Vriese, Geert De (2016-05-19). 1976: De zomer van ons leven. ISBN 9789089242914.