Screen shot from music video for "Under the Bridge" by Jill Sobule and John Doe
28 Mar 2016

Protest Song Of The Week: ‘Under The Bridge’ by Jill Sobule & John Doe

Written by Jill Sobule before the height of the Occupy movement but dedicated to the 99 percent, this is Shadowproof’s “Protest Song Of The Week.”

Screen shot from David Rosane and the Zookeepers' "Modern Folk" album cover.
05 Oct 2015

Protest Song of the Week: ‘Freeway’

In the protest anthem, “Freeway,” singer-songwriter David Rosane sings, “Sorry for the inconvenience. We’re just trying to change the world.” It is premised around an apology-but-not-an-apology to those upset they cannot get anywhere in their vehicles because people are clogging the streets while protesting. Also, grassroots struggles are on a