Friday, August 22, 2008

Music with a Message

As promised, this week on Music with a Message, I will be featuring the Concerts for Climate Change CD – while some of this music is not inherently political, it was used in a political way:

Madonna - Hey You
Foo Fighters – Times Like These
The Police – Driven to Tears
John Mayer – Gravity
Roger Waters – Another Brick in the Wall Part II
Linkin Park – Bleed it Out
Keane – Bedshaped
Bon Jovi - Dead or Alive
James Blunt – Wiseman
Chris Cornell – Black Hole in the Sun
Lenny Kravitz – Are You Gonna Go My Way
Beastie Boys – Intergalactic
KT Tunstall – I Suddenly See
Corinne Bailey Rae & John Legend – Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology)
Damien Rice & David Gray – Que Sera Sera

Following this I will be playing a few tracks which speak of environmental issues and concerns:

John Butler Trio - Treat Yo Mama
David Byrne – (Nothing But) Flowers
Bjork – Earth Intruders
Jamiroquai – Emergency on Planet Earth
Country Joe McDonald – Save the Whales!
Bruce Cockburn – If a Tree Falls
Tracy Chapman – Rape of the World
Ben Harper – With My Own Two Hands
The Pixies – Monkey Gone to Heaven
Joni Mitchell – Big Yellow Taxi
Julian Lennon – Saltwater
Michael Jackson – Earth Song
Ben Harper – Better Way

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