NEWS, SPOTLIGHT AND ACTIVISM

Protesters In Lebanon Unite In Dance And Music

On the fifth day of protests against planned tax increases and general corruption by officials protests in Tripoli, Lebanon, turned into a massive dance party. A young DJ started blasting ...
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DJ Riobamba Set To Release Debut EP And A Protest Concert Outside I.C.E. HQ’s

DJ Riobamba will release her debut EP in the coming days and the single "Muerte" can be streamed on Soundcloud. According to the press release the artist is "presenting a ...
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No Friends But The Mountains: 5 Albums That Support Rojava And The Kurdish People

The following text was written by Lee Brickley and published here with his permission. "For anyone with no understanding of what's happening to Kurds right now, here's a little (simplified) ...
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New Music Video With Required Reading

It is not every day that a music video comes with recommended reading material. Kanada Day is an artist from, you guessed it, Canada and he recently released 'The Silent ...
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Musicians Detained As Turkey Continues Its War On The Kurdish People

Trump and the U.S. government supposedly gave Turkey the green light on military strikes in Syria, again, attacking Kurdish forces, stating that they are developing terrorism in the area. Kurdish ...
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3 Animal Rights Albums & 3 Animal Shelters We Recommend

Dogs. They are incredible creatures. All animals are fascinating but personally I have a deep connection with dogs. I have two dogs in my life. One has been my best ...
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A Protest Song Celebrating The Nature Of Nallamalla, India

Vimalakka, or Arunodaya Vimala, has released a new song that celebrates the beauty, the diversity and the importance of the flora and fauna of the Nallamalla area in southern India ...
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3 Songs Supporting The LGBT Battle in Northern Ireland

In Northern Ireland people who love certain people have had a rough time so far and at this moment those people can not be blamed for finding the future looking ...
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New Raffi Song Inspired By Activist Greta Thunberg

Long time musician, children's entertainer and educator, Raffi, has released a new song called Young People Marching, in support of all the young people fighting for their future these days.In ...
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PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

A Protest Music Interview: Lee Brickley

Last August, a debut album was released called Songs For Rojava. The songs are all dedicated to "freedom fighters around the world" and a special focus is directed towards the ...
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A Protest Music Interview: Raye Zaragoza

Cover photo by Terry Bruce Herring Since releasing her debut album 'Fight For You' (2017) Raye Zaragoza has been titled a protest singer, and she is fine with that. Injustice ...
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David Rovics (interview)

David Rovics' life has been political since the day he picked up a guitar. Listening to his songs one can hear that storming from his guitar and lyrics. His latest ...
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2020’S MOST READ INTERVIEWS