PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

A Protest Music Interview: The Black Creatures

According to this band's public description they are a "darkpop hip-hop musical duo from Kansas City, Missouri pulling elements from sci-fi to tell an interdimensional story." But these two musicians ...
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A Protest Music Interview: Madara

The Manusmriti, a sort of a bible for Hindu people, divides the Indian people into categories based on their work and their social duties. This scripture is at least 3,000 ...
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Freemuse X Shouts Artist’s Voice: Cuban Visual Artist Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara

Artist’s Voice is a collaboration between Freemuse and Shouts – Music from the Rooftops! The collaboration aims to provide a platform for artists to share their stories, in their own ...
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NEWS, SPOTLIGHT AND ACTIVISM

Trajectory Of Salil Chowdhury’s Protest Songs: The Making Of An Artivist Icon

The following article is re-published here with the authorisation of the author, Humayun Azam Rewaz, and the original article can be found here. November 19 is the birthday of legendary ...
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Song Of The Day: I Believe We Will Win By Valerie Orth (Video)

Images of protests from literally around the whole world fill the screen in the new lyric video for I Believe We Will Win by Valerie Orth. People can be seen ...
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Song Of The Day: Promises By Joss Jaffe Ft. Mykel Rose

Based in California, Joss Jaffe is a musician that fuses elements of his long study of Indian classical music with reggae rhythms and a passion for conscious living. The song ...
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Bandcamp Creates A New Ticketed Live Stream Service To Further Support Artists

Different from most other digital music platforms, Bandcamp has always done their best to serve the artist - rather than the people (and their money) behind the company. Since the ...
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Tibetan Musician Sentenced to Years In Prison For His Song (Video)

Daily Sun reports that Tibetan singer Lhundrub Drakpa has been arbitrarily held in detention for over a year. He was arrested only two months after the release of his song ...
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As people Protest In Thailand, Rap Against Dictatorship Release A New Song ปฏิรูป (Video)

As it often happens, the current protests in Thailand started out as student events. This generation has had to partially grow up in times started by the 2014 coup d'état ...
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Song Of The Day: So Naïve By Shaun Quixote

We got the most wonderful letter the other day from a musician called Shaun Quixote. He just released his debut single, titled So Naïve, and he wanted to share it ...
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Music Video Of The Day: We Should Be United By Matt Gibbons

This single by Matt Gibbons was originally written for the 2018 U.S. midterm election but it stands as relevant today as it did then. In his press release Matt hopes ...
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This Week’s Online Events: Female Vocalists In Iran And Music And Protest

This Thursday, 12th of November, there are two online events that possibly can interest Shouts' readers. The first event is a talk given by Nahid Siamdoust, as part of her ...
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