Tags » Political Songs

Arlo Guthrie Sings "Alice's Restaurant Massacree"

Listen to this track by American folk music dynasty member and Brooklyn NY born storytelling singer-songwriter Arlo Guthrie. It’s “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree”, an epic length story-song that appears on his 1967 debut album, appropriately titled… 764 more words


Take Me to Hozier

When a music freak (lover) like me finds out that one of her favourite musicians is coming to her town and that there are still some tickets available, even though they apparently had already been available on the internet for a while, it is time for a party, and of course a new article to put the artist and his work in the spotlight. 819 more words

WB Column

Christmas On The Old Campaign Trail

Okay.  It’s an odd mash-up.  It’s a Christmas song, and a lonesome-cowboy-on-the-trail song, and a political snark song.  Why not?

We sleep in our saddles ‘neath the bright Christmas star… 339 more words


The Food Banks - We Hate The Tories (Political Pop)

Are you one of the growing army of people who thinks that David Cameron and the Tories are a bunch of muppets? Yeah, well you are not alone in this thought. 38 more words


Sonic Youth Play "Teen Age Riot"

Listen to this track by experimental rock noise makers from New York City Sonic Youth. It’s “Teen Age Riot”, a breakthrough song from an equally breakthrough record in 1988’s… 742 more words


Labi Siffre Sings "Watch Me"

Listen to this track by British singer-songwriter, poet, essayist, and all-around musical genre defier Labi Siffre. It’s “Watch Me”, a single on the Polydor label released onto the UK charts with a top thirty placement in 1972. 734 more words