PROTEST MUSIC INTERVIEWS

A Protest Music Interview: Portes

When searching the internet for contemporary protest musicians I have my techniques and keywords to filter out the real deal from the posers. With all my requirements and strategies I ...
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A Protest Music Interview: GÉNN

From one of the smallest nations in Europe, the punk rock band GÉNN arose, rocked, traveled and finally ended up in the United Kingdom. Malta, their home country, is a ...
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Femicide and the Punk Rock Scene in Chile: Interview with Sin Lencería

This article was originally published in The Advocate At the time of writing this article Chilean president Sebastián Piñera has declared a state of emergency in his country. In one ...
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NEWS, SPOTLIGHT AND ACTIVISM

HipHop vs Capitalism: Fresh Mixtape Out From Rhymethink

The crew behind Rhymethink music collective, based out of "the stolen lands of occupied Turtle Island", just released a mix tape featuring artists such as Tachichi, Lee Reed, Ghettosocks, Mother ...
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Young Director Of A Protest Music Video Dies In Prison

Shady Habash, the young Egyptian director of the video for the protest song Balaha has died inside the walls of Cairo's Tora Prison. Habash was only 24 years old. He ...
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Bandcamp Continues Their Support For Independent Artists Around The World

On March 20th, 2020, which was a Friday, Bandcamp decided to waive their revenue share from all sold music in order to support independent musicians that are being tremendously affected ...
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Legendary Protest Song ‘Zombie’ Crosses 1 Billion Views On Youtube

The legendary protest song, written by Dolores O'Riordan and performed by her Irish band The Cranberries, has long reigned as one of the more powerful political music pieces of the ...
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Moby’s Activism Tattoos And New Protest Song

Moby has not only been a vegan for more than 30 years but he is also a fierce animal rights activist. This is most obviously portrayed by some of his ...
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Freemuse Releases The 2020 Report On The State Of Artistic Freedom

Today, April 15th, we all celebrate World Art Day and as part of this, now UNESCO recognized, event we witness the release of The State Of Artistic Freedom 2020, a ...
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A Feel Good, Vegan, Quarantine HipHop Party

How does this sound for a Saturday night whilst in quarantine: Free music, free e-book on healthy living, free workout videos and vegan recipes? We here at Shouts think that ...
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A Fantastic Protest Against The Faulted Copyright System

Damien Riehl, a musician, a lawyer, a coder, along with his colleague Noah Rubin have a project called All The Music which is based on the creation of an "application ...
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Bandcamp Waives Their Revenue Share This Friday To Support Independent Musicians

Many people around the world are being affected by the so called Covid-19 virus these days. Many people are experiencing curfews which limits them from doing their normal work. Independent ...
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2019’S MOST READ INTERVIEWS