NEWS, SPOTLIGHT AND ACTIVISM

Legendary Italian Protest Song, Bella Ciao, Gets A New Rendition Supporting Indian Farmers

What started out as a folk song sung by the mondina workers in the paddy fields of Northern Italy later became a global anthem of protest. Bella Ciao has been ...
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New Mixtape, Covering The Opioid Crisis, Police Brutality And More, Hits Hard

Japanese-American MC Kensho Kuma is more than a rapper. He is a teacher, NGO board member, organiser and an activist. His latest project is a mix tape where on some ...
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Song Of The Day: Elephant Girl By Vinok (Video)

Nathalie, the lead singer of Ukrainian indie rock band Vinok, takes the viewer on an emotional ride in the new lyric video for Elephant Girl. Underneath a hard beat and ...
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Protest Singer/Songwriter Wins A Lyric Contest

Singer and songwriter Brian Estes is a hard working musician. He regularly writes and releases songs in protest of the powers that hurt his fellow people and in support of ...
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Farmers In India Are Protesting And Their Soundtrack Keeps Growing

The Indian government recently agreed to three new laws that give private entities more control and freedom in the country's agricultural market. Farmers across India have taken to the streets, ...
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Her War Is Our War: New Documentary About Women In The Music Industry Ft. War On Women, Converge And Rise Against (Full Video)

Christina Rowatt is a producer, editor and the host of The Void with Christina. Christina has interviewed some of the largest bands in heavy music and in 2019 she got ...
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Veterans For Peace Hold An Online Benefit Concert Ft. Tom Morello, Ryan Harvey And More

Veterans For Peace was mostly started by U.S. soldiers who served in the Vietnam War and who openly opposed to that war (many of whom were still active in the ...
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Song Of The Day: My Body (Stand Up)

Think what you want of insurance companies, but an insurance company designed for women? That sounds all right. South African based 1st For Women Insurance has produced a new song ...
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Song Of The Day: Ye Hai Baghawat By Wanandaf

The caste system in India is an ever-filling source of inspiration for protest musicians in the country. This system that the powers use to constraint different classes, races and colors ...
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PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

Freemuse X Shouts Artist’s Voice: Nigerian Musician M-Josh

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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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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