Review of You, Me and the Bourgeoisie by The Submarines

You, Me and the Bourgeoisie by The Submarines… Anti-Capitalist message or just semi-conscious individualism and apathy typical of the 1st world? A Marxist Review.

Many of you may remember this song, shared mostly in instrumental form in the Apple iPhone commercial.

I happened to catch the title of the song once during the commercial, and the title of the song intrigued me. The song itself is catchy, so I thought maybe… just maybe the artists might be sending a revolutionary message, or at least an anti-capitalist one. But why would that be in Apple’s commercial? After all Steve Jobs picks these songs out himself and surely he loves capitalism as much as the next CEO.

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