I am deeply interested in protest songs. As a musician and political scientist, these tracks pique both my interest academically and my auditory cortex. Below are brief essays I write to analyze certain protest songs as I continue researching them for a future project.
These posts should be considered draft forms of a prospective protest music manuscript.
You can also check out my work-in-progress Political and Protest Songs Database.
- Oingo Boingo – “War Again” – (Boingo, 1994).
- TLC – “Hat 2 da Back” – (Ooooooohhh… On the TLC Tip, 1992).