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This section will be filled with reviews and
recommendation of Socialist music from around the world and from all periods of
time! Please send your personal favorites and comments to firstname.lastname@example.org to have them added to this page. YFIS does not necessarily agree with all the viewpoints expressed by these bands.
- Marxism and Music
A commentary piece on the power of music to change the world! If you have any
lyrics, bands, etc. you would like presented at new Youth let us know! (June 10,
Figaro and the French Revolution
This article looks at the relevance of Mozart's work within the context of the general radicalisation taking place across Europe in the period prior to the French Revolution. (By Alan Woods, 9th May 2001.)
- The Internationale
Written by Eugène Pottier (1816-87), French poet, communard.
Set to a marching tune by Pierre Deygeter, these words have been translated and sung by
socialists and communists throughout the world. Click here
to hear the music!
American labor songs by Joe
Other American labor songs of the IWW:
- Red Dagger - "Formed to put out a
revolutionary message to the vanguard proletariat. We provide political and social
commentary lyrics to funk and reggae beats. We're returning to the political roots of
hiphop, at the same time we're stepping into the future with love for the masses!"
Outstanding beats and lyrics!