Slight Return 3

So being that it’s Radio Active I’m going to be try to look a little at what a political song means. Is it political because of who wrote it, when it was written, or the content? (and still anticipating getting a mic soon!)

Slight Return 3

Rodriguez – This Is not a Song, Its An Outburst: Or, The Establishment Blues

Lupe Fiasco – Dumb It Down

Barry McGuire – Eve of Destruction

The Animals – We gotta get out of this place

Pixies – Monkey gone to heaven

Indio – Hard Sun

Christy Moore – Viva La Quinta Brigada

Cymande – Breezeman

Billy Bragg – Between the Wars

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young –  Ohio

Richie Havens – Freedom

Manic Street Preachers – Design for Life

U2 – Red Hill Mining Town

Pulp – The last day of the miners strike

Pete Seeger – Which side are you on?

Marvin Gaye – Mercy mercy me (The ecology)