Uniting the pain of blues and the perseverance of gospel over a sweeping cinematic arrangement, Sam Cooke sings “A Change is Gonna Come”.
IF // ED RUSCHA
33 REVOLUTIONS PER MINUTE // DORIAN LYNSKEY
Published last year at at the top of my reading list, Dorian Lynskey’s “33 Revolutions per Minute: A History of Protest Songs” charts the story and significance of modern protest music.
PEACE // 50 YEARS OF PROTEST // BARRY MILES
Barry Miles celebrates 50 years of protest and the iconic peace sign
60s PROTEST SONGS // PEACE BANJO
“This machine surrounds hate and forces it to surrender”
ANTI-WAR CAMPAIGNERS // 1960s
THE 60s // DECADE OF TUMULT AD CHANGE
As we find ourselves in a similar time of change and unrest, the cover of LIFE Magazine from December 26th 1969 reminds us that we’ve been through it all before.
Check out LIFE Magazine’s Tumblr and get lost in amazing images
“SIT BACK AND WATCH THE WORLD EXPLODE”
The fanzine created to accompany Harmony Korine and James Franco’s new short film “Caput”