NEWS, REVIEWS AND ACTIVISM

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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Nueva Canción Protest Music Sung During Chile Protests (Videos)

We have covered before the long awaited justice brought forth for the family and memory of legendary Chilean protest singer Victor Jara who was murdered at the hands of the ...
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New Song From Palenque HipHop Group Kombilesa Mí Premiering Today (Video)

There are more than 60 indigenous languages in Colombia. Some have already died out and many are in danger of extinction. There are some culture defenders out there though, including ...
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PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

Petra Glynt (interview)

The album cover alone is an outstanding peace of work on Petra Glynt's latest effort. The album, This Trip, is a political and percussion driven piece and Petra's visual arts ...
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Pataphysics (interview)

In November of last year an album was released filled with political hip hop and smooth jazz and soul driven tones. The artist, engineer and producer, Pataphysics, writes on his ...
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The Four Fathers (interview)

According to the code of ethics of various journalist groups around the globe some of their main tasks are to be vigilant and watch over its societies. Journalists and media ...
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