They support direct action in defence of the environment, hunt sabotage and resistance against racism, sexism, homophobia, fascism and imperialism. After the now defunct music weekly Sounds gave their previous home-recorded demo a favourable review, demand increased for gigs further afield.
A second studio demo, Green Anarchoi followed before the release of the first vinyl offering, Resist the Atomic Menace. The line-up of the group has starred an impressive fifty members since their formation, making up the countless incarnations of the band. The band is currently based in Scotland. Attacking world leaders and multi-national companies with humour and anger in different languages The band holds a political view which some call ultra-hardline ecologism, with the motto "No compromise in defence of our earth".
They support direct action in defence of the environment, and endorse resistance against racialism, fascism and imperialism. They are considered by many to be one of the premier faces of anarcho-punk. They have recently started singing in Scottish Gaelic and use the language in day to day communications.
They see the use of Gaelic and other endangered languages as important to maintaining the biocultural diversity of life. Singer Derek has recently become involved in Gaelic television and has appeared as Moses on a Gaelic comedy programme. Despite what some believe, the band did not start out as a "skinhead band" but was in fact formed by a bunch of teenage schoolkids with a long haired lead singer who had a fear of skinheads!!
After numerous other gigs in the Edinburgh area and the recording of the group's first cassette demo "Last of the Mohicans" on a home hi-fi, drummer Stu "Doccy" Dunn left to become a karate instructor and was replaced by Muz who later recorded with the Apostles. Drummer Murray Briggs who played on several of the band's 7" records as well as the "Fuaim Catha" LP now plays in Scottish Indie band Aberfeldy along with brother Riley who himself had a brief spell as Oi Polloi guitarist back in the '90s.
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West Cayman Bello 1 Episode Steven Spielberg 11 Episodes Kevin Falls 11 EpisodesMay 31, · Oi Polloi's first studio recording was a demo entitled Destroi the System, which is believed to have been released in or After the now defunct music weekly Sounds gave their previous home-recorded demo a favourable review, demand increased for gigs further afield.