Music For A Boring Thursday: Life of Crime

Music For A Boring Thursday: Life of Crime

19th December 2013 // By warholst // Just Listen
It’s less than a week until Christmas, bet you were expecting to see a jolly collection of festive tunes up here. Think again. Today is dedicated to the lovable rogue Ronnie Biggs.

It all started with the Great Train Robbery of 1963, then that cheeky man escaped from jail 15 months into a 30 year sentence, what a larrikin. Biggs stole his freedom and ran, spending close to 40 years gallivanting across the globe leaving a string of broken hearts in the wake. While celebrating the life of a known criminal might not be how everyone does it, you’ve got to give props to the guy, his whole live was a big two-finger salute to ‘the man’.

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