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Brett Callwood

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Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 34: The Importance of Anti-Flag

November 13, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week highlights the importance of Anti-Flag.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 33: How Brexit Screws Bands

November 6, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week breaks down how Brexit is already screwing over touring musicians.

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Basslines and Protest Signs Part 32: Rhyming on the Right

October 30, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week looks at some of the more conservative artists in the hip-hop scene.

Editorial Features

Amber Run: Place and Time

October 28, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Nottingham, England is probably best known to Americans as the place that Robin Hood came from. That said, it also happens to be the place where indie band Amber Run formed while the members were studying at Nottingham University.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 31: Best Anti-Authority Anthems

October 23, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week breaks down some of the best anti-authority anthems.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 30: Quit Playin’ My Song

October 16, 2019 | 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 use of music without permission at political campaign rallies.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 29: Nazi Punks Fuck Off (Again)

October 9, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week breaks down the history and influence of the Dead Kennedys.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 28: Brutal Gore Grind Porno Metal

October 2, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week discusses metal and lyrics that depict violence against women.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 27: Body Count’s in the House

September 25, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about Ice-T and Body Count.

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 26: Stand Up for the Dixie Chicks

September 18, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week stands up in the defense of the Dixie Chicks.