Protest Songs

Protest and individuality has always been a part of music, and these protest songs, some well known, some lesser so, are also great pieces of art in their own right.

Featured Artists in this selection

  1. Ralph McTell
    Streets of London
  2. The Cranberries
    Zombie
  3. Le Tigre
    New Kicks
  4. Yo La Tengo
    Nuclear War
  5. Nina Hagen
    Du hast den Farbfilm vergessen
  6. The Sex Pistols
    God Save The Queen
  7. Future of the Left
    Failed Olympic Bid
  8. Pussy Riot
    Punk Prayer
  9. Miss Meow Meow
    Bertold Brecht's Misere
  10. Jona Lewie
    Stop the cavalry
  11. Frankie Goes To Hollywood
    Two Tribes
  12. Amanda Palmer
    The world turned upside down
  13. The Healthy Junkies
    Resistance

And if you think these videos are great, imagine how much better it is to actually be at a gig, the visceral music, the atmosphere, the sheer fun of it all. Support your local indie venues, and enjoy great music.