PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

A Protest Music Interview: Saffron A

There are different ways to both react and deal with trauma. Saffron A is a young musician from Brantford, Ontario, who chooses to put her experiences into song. Sad songs ...
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A Protest Music Interview: IFEEL

According to new and updated laws in Croatia many old, traditional habits are dying out; chaining and tethering of dogs, fur farming and breeding animals for fur, animals working to ...
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A Protest Music Interview: Xenofon Razis

Living in the middle of capital city riots will surely influence anyone. For Xenofon Razis, an Athens native, the riots and protests in his city went hand in hand with ...
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NEWS, SPOTLIGHT AND ACTIVISM

Hugh Masekelas’s Protest Concert ‘Live In Lesotho’ From 1980 Being Re-Released

In 1980 South African trumpeter and social activist Hugh Masekela played a live concert in Lesotho, a country landlocked by his then oppressive home country. Masekela traveled around the African ...
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‘Behind These Prison Walls’: David Rovics Records New Music Video Outside The Prison Where Assange Is Being Kept

Julian Assange founded Wikileaks in 2006 as an highly innovative journalism project that stays truer than most to the un-biased, watchdog rules of journalism ethics - no matter how much ...
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Forced To Seek Asylum Because Of Her Music: Video Of The Day

In Iran the Islamic government restricts women from performing their music alone on stage. For one musician, Farzane Zamen, this drove her out of her home country and eventually forced ...
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Video Of The Day Resulted In Artists Being Imprisoned

When in 2018 Egyptian musician Ramy Essam published the music video to his single "Balaha", Egyptian authorities arrested the poet behind the lyrics, the music video director and Essam's former ...
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Video Of The Day: The Kids Are Having None Of It by Frazey Ford

Canadian singer-songwriter Frazey Ford has released a new protest song titled The Kids Are Having None Of It. The song comes as a response to Greta Thunberg's activism as well ...
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Video Of The Day: Politician Man by Adrian Sutherland

Politician Man is the debut single from Adrian Sutherland as a solo artist. Adrian has been around the scene making music with his group, Midnight Shine, and they've released three ...
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Video Of The Day: The Enemy Of Earth Is You By VOB

VOB or Voice of Baceprot is a young metal band from Indonesia. The country has the largest Muslim population of any country on the planet and the Islamic faith, as ...
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Give Me Democracy Or Give Me Death: 5 Metal Bands Unite In Support Of Hong Kong Activists

Five heavy music bands will come together for a show on the 24th of November in Hong Kong. Proceeds from the event will go to Spark Alliance, an organisation that ...
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Paul McCartney Teams Up With PETA For An Animated Video Of ‘Looking For Changes’ (video)

Veteran soldier of animal rights and general common kindness, Mr. Paul McCartney, has teamed up with PETA in releasing a new animated music video. We will not pretend we can ...
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