PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

A Protest Music Interview: Louis Rive

Scotland and Barcelona; two places that are not only both fighting for their sovereignty but also two places that support each other. Louis Rive is a singer-songwriter that now has ...
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A Protest Music Interview: Nejma Nefertiti

Killer rhymes, social activism, teaching and sound, clothing and perfume design. These are just some of the traits of musician and activist Nejma Nefertiti. Nejma creates art in order to ...
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A Protest Music Interview: Crippled Black Phoenix

With a constantly shifting lineup of artists now split between Sweden and the U.K., Crippled Black Phoenix have long eluded an easy description. “Stoner prog,” “freak folk,” and “psych doom” ...
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NEWS, SPOTLIGHT AND ACTIVISM

Song Of The Day: Mini Milk By Gramn

On the Facebook page of musician Gramn there is a fairly specific description of the artist stating that she is "the irreverent voice of a young woman who tackles the ...
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Video Of The Day: 2020 Riots: How Many Times

Only after the first week of protests in the US that were sparked by the murder of George Floyd, Trey Songz released a song about the matter. In it he ...
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Video Of The Day: Echar El Resto by Fénix Castro Feat. MalaCara

Our buddy from Puerto Rico, Fénix Castro also part of the political rap-rock group Yuca Brava, has released a new, banging tune featuring MalaCara. Fénix is always on top of ...
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Police Forces In Chile File A Formal Complaint Against A Feminist Collective For Their Music

According to Freemuse "the Chilean Police Force–Carabineros de Chile–have denounced the feminist collective Las Tesis for alleged crimes of “attack on authority” and “threat”, after the collective published a video ...
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Rapper Maykel Osorbo and Visual Artist Luis Manuel Otéro Arbitrarily Detained In Cuba

For a couple of months now, I have been trying to interview a rapper from Cuba. His name is Maykel Osorbo. This is a collaborative interview with Freemuse, a non-profit ...
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Ethiopian Musician And Activist Killed Sparking Deadly Protests

According to some sources up to 52 people have died in recent protests in Ethiopia. The protesters stormed the streets of capital city Addis Ababa in the wake of the ...
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Public Enemy Recruits Nas, Rapsody, Black Thought And More For A Rendition Of ‘Fight The Power’

The opening acapella performance on the new rendition of Fight The Power is an original piece created by 12 year old Keedron Bryant. Young Bryant wrote the song I Just ...
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Music Video Of The Day: 1312 by Pussy Riot ft. Parcas, Dillom, Muerejoven

Pussy Riot in collaboration with Las Tesis have released a new single condemning police brutality, which seems only fitting to share now in memory of George Floyd and everyone else ...
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New Interview Series Shines A Light On Women In The Music Business

There is plenty of women in the music business, not only as musicians but also as engineers and producers. Problem is, not many shed a light on these women and ...
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