Thursday, December 8, 2011

Digital Music News: Occupy: The Movement Finally Has a Soundtrack...

Digital Music News have an article stating that the Occupy Movement is about to get an album of protest songs written to support the protesters. No release date is given but it seems artists like Jackson Browne, Stephen Jenkins of Third Eye Blind, Crosby & Nash, Lucinda Williams, and Toots and the Maytals are all contributing tracks.

The article goes on to say that there is a distinct lack of political music about these days despite the interconnectivity of the internet - MY VERY POINT - nice to see someone else observing this as well.

Imbedded in the article is this track from Third Eye Blind, written about and in support of the Occupy Movement:

And here is a clip of Jackson Browne talking about the protest:

Further Reading
Digital Music News, Occupy: The Movement Finally Has a Soundtrack... (2 December 2011) < > at 8 December 2011

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