Tag: "Brett Callwood"

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 53: You Can BET the Mask is Gone

July 1, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about Trump’s recent sharing of a video with a white supremacist message, on the same day as the BET Awards.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 52: The Rulers and the State

June 17, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about the Black Lives Matter protests and the response to it—both good and racist.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 51: Protest and Survive

June 3, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about the Black Lives Matter protests and highlights some public figures’ thoughts on them.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 50: Trapt in Privilege

May 20, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about Trapt.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 49: We’ve Been Right Here Waiting for Richard Marx

May 6, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about Richard Marx.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 48: WTF is Kanye West Jabbering About Now

April 22, 2020 | By idobi Staff

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about Kanye West.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 47: A Tiger Saw a Man (and the Man was the Bigger Predator)

April 8, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about the current obsession with Joe Exotic.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 46: The Worst of Times

March 26, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

I think it’s safe to say, “Holy shit!” In the two weeks since the last of these columns, our lives have changed beyond recognition, perhaps for the foreseeable future. Things that we took for granted, like going to the store, now take careful planning. Going to a concert, bar, or club is cancelled, for very […]

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 45: Flavor of Fired

March 11, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about Public Enemy.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 44: System of a Down

February 26, 2020 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about System of a Down.