Articles tagged protest songs

“Sound Is Our Weapon”: Protest Music and Black Lives Matter

"Hell You Talmbout" and "Cry No More" are a new kind of protest song that reintroduces traditional minimalism and congregational singing into this contemporary moment.

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26 Aug 2007 // 10:02 PM

Greg Brown: Yellow Dog

A recording of a benefit show from back in 2005 for the Upper Peninsula of Michigan’s Yellow Dog Watershed.

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16 Jul 2007 // 1:57 AM

Songs become anthems of Iraqi suffering

BAGHDAD—As the music video begins, the images play in the grainy, flickering manner of an old movie. A group of men carries a child

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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