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Massive bass. That was the idea behind Primitive Ignorant. That and history; his and Britain’s. Primitive Ignorant is Sym Gharial from 80s Matchbox B-Line Disaster and Sikh Punk is about him growing up as a Ladbroke Grove Sikh; not fitting in until he found release with punk rock, bands and, for better and worse, drugs. It looks at the Brexit-fuelled return of the racism he experienced as a kid and traces its roots back to the lingering arrogance of Colonialism and Empire. It's digs into rejecting his Sikh roots, bleaching his skin, (in peak whiteness, Sym appears on the cover of Pulp’s Different Class), experiencing addiction, racism and coming out the other side, completing a redemptive arc. Sym’s been clean for ten years and embraced his Sikh roots, wearing a turban once more at his wedding last year. Sikh Punk is loosely inspired by Sandinista, his favourite Clash album as he pushes into new musical genres. There's no guitar, for a start. From the outset, the idea was to carve out a Heavy Pop between Health’