Yudhoyono’s Song at APEC Summit

It is well known that Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is a keen writer of both political and non-political songs, as evidenced by his CDs released in 2007, 2009, and 2010. One of his songs…

Raging Grannies Freakin’ Frackin’ Song

The Raging Grannies have added another song to the ever-growing corpus of anti-fracking songs. The Grannies Hydrofracturing Sucks, with lyrics written by Vicki Ryder to the tune of Battle Hymn of the Republic, has some…

Fracking Protest Songs Are Everywhere!

An earlier news item about fracking in North America included a clip of an excellent David Rovics song No Fracking Way; now more and more protests, with songs, are happening around the world. In England…

Fukushima Power Plant Antinuclear Songs Proliferate

Further to an earlier News item – Radioactivity (A Nuclear Outcry Song for Japan) many more antinuclear songs have been released. Interestingly the songs are finding their widest distribution on internet social networking sites, and…

Radioactivity (A Nuclear Outcry Song for Japan)

Jayce Kingstone has released Radioactivity (A Nuclear Outcry Song for Japan) about the nuclear disaster at Fukushima, Japan. The song has been described as a “clear message to humanity that we are not in control…

RBS, Climate Week, and Edinburgh P&P

Following the decision by RBS to sponsor the recently held Climate Week, People and Planet groups across the U.K. held demonstrations to protest against RBS hypocrisy. P&P Edinburgh used songs as part of their impressive…

First Nations People Protest in Ottawa

CTV Toronto News reports that members of the Mohawk and Algonquin First Nations are staging an ongoing protest outside the Ottawa Legislature. Campaigners have been singing and beating drums in protest, for both religious and…