Tag: protest music
Jamie McPartland: “The Internationale,” AnecdotallyJuly 2016
On Music: The perfect song to sing in times of uprising, at Occupy Wall Street, or before a Seder dinner—and always en masse.
Andrew Ridker: Profane Fruit – On Kanye, Yeezus, and the Sanctity of SoundJuly 2013
An irreverent sample of “Strange Fruit” would signify a takedown of not only a great American jazz standard, but of a crucial civil rights work as well. You can probably tell what’s coming next.