Alok Jha speaks to some of the different protesters at the demonstration in London.
Dorian Lynskey discusses his book A History of Protest Songs: 33 Revolutions Per Minute.
In 1939, a New York club was stunned to silence by Billie Holiday’s rendition of Strange Fruit. The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Joan Baez and even the British punk band The Clash have all written and sung songs with something to say.
But has the protest song in popular music gone the way of vinyl records?
Last night as part of the Protest the Pope campaign, a charity gig called Relief-o-matic was organised by the British Humanist Association. I was there and excitingly, got to speak to many well known names – so I present a special edition podcast for the Protest the Pope Campaign.
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