The wife of Pete Seeger passed away overnight on July 9th. She was a mother, organizer, activist, filmmaker, and essential part of her husband's work.
"A true metal master, he gave energy and excitement to millions, and will continue to."
By the time Havens opened the legendary Woodstock concert of 1968, he was a major player in the counter-culture firmament.
Nearly smothered beneath piles of gift catalogs, nearly drowned in a sea of elevator-music Christmas carols, there burns a persistent secret flame.
Searching for Sugar Man is an uplifting documentary film about the life of Detroit based Mexican American working-class singer Sixto Rodriguez.
Two films recently released to DVD provide a sweeping opportunity to learn more about Rastafari identity and culture.
In thinking about the corporate control of the recorded music market in the United States, I was reminded of inspiring lyrics from Chrome's song.
Women do now represent a sizable chunk of the metal scene - meaning that the genre is expanding and becoming more diverse.
Tom Morello has provided words of encouragement and a rocking soundtrack to the Occupy movement and the struggles of workers and oppressed everywhere.
Animal rights and environmental activists are suddenly snapping to attention in the face of this once-misunderstood music.