Awesome Sauce Music Friday

Awesome Sauce Music Friday: Digging a Hole

Seldom have such metal musicians sung so solemnly about digging holes. </p>

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday: Zoot Suit Riots

76 years, ago, the Zoot Suit Riots happened, in a combination of racism and self righteous patriotic expression (how dare people have fun clothes when cloth is rationed?!). At least a cool song happened and no one died.    

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday: Voice of Baceprot

There is an all girl metal band in Indonesia, who, according to NPR have been told that playing metal is wrong and they should stop.  Nonetheless, they persist and sing about protecting the environment. Featured image credit:Jill Robidoux via flickr

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday: Opera vs Trump

Opera Politico has some Rossini for Trump   Featured image credit: katch via flickr

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday: I Got that Flow

This showed up in my FB news feed and it makes me very very happy.  Not exactly accurate in all places, but non euphemistic, and makes me happy with its approach specifically to men who just don’t want to know anything about it. Featured image credit: Connor Gaston via flickr

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday: Complex Singing on the Golden Records

One of the more interesting things I think, music wise, that made an appearance on the golden records is a song by the girls of a pygmy tribe in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo.  These tribes are known for extremely dense and complex vocal music, to a …

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday: Saudi Women Kick Ass and Take Names

In this amazing music video, a group of Saudi Women are singing and dancing for women’s rights! Some of it is explained in this captioned video for those of us who don’t speak Arabic. The best protests are those with singing and dancing. Featured image:  cross-stitch ninja via flickr

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