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“Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent,” Victor Hugo

Pavlos Fyssas: “I won’t cry, I won’t fear”

by ROAR Collective on September 18, 2013

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These defiant lyrics by Greek rapper Pavlos Fyssas, murdered by Golden Dawn thugs last night, display the fearlessness and hope he carried within him.

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Post image for At Utopia’s Fiesta: ROAR at the anti-fascist concert in Athens

On Saturday, ROAR contributor Leonidas performed with activist hip-hop formation Social Waste at the anti-fascist concert on Syntagma Square, Athens.

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Pablo Hasél — cada vez seremos más

by Carlos Delclós on November 16, 2011

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Having been arrested in a witch hunt against free expression, the incendiary lyrics of the rapper Pablo Hasél continue  to inspire activists in Spain.

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Post image for Sound of sunshine: Michael Franti at Occupy Amsterdam

Michael Franti, the musician and activist, popped by the protest camp at the Amsterdam stock exchange to play some tunes and support the movement.

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Post image for A Fair Warning: a soundtrack for the Wall Street protests

F_Tape recorded this song in solidarity with the Wall Street occupation. May it serve as a source of musical inspiration for the courageous protesters!

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Post image for Happy 93rd birthday Madiba, and long live the struggle!

Today we celebrate the birthday of a man whose radical struggle for justice helped to overthrow apartheid, inspiring millions and changing the world forever.

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Post image for Próxima Estación: Esperanza — Manu Chao y los indignados

Manu Chao gave a surprise solidarity concert at the Plaça de Catalunya in Barcelona to support the indignados of the 15-M movement.

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The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

by Jerome Roos on May 28, 2011

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A tribute to the musician and poet Gil Scott-Heron who has died today at the age of 62.

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Tracy Chapman – Talkin’ Bout A Revolution

by Jerome Roos on May 21, 2011

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Finally the tables are starting to turn! Here’s a little song dedicated to the true democracy protesters in Spain and across Europe and the world.

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John Lennon – Working Class Hero

by Jerome Roos on May 1, 2011

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A song dedicated to all the workers of the world on this beautiful May Day.

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