Category Music

▶ Nina Simone: Why? (The King Of Love Is Dead)

Published on Feb 21, 2013 “Why? (The King Of Love Is Dead)” by Nina Simone Recording session: Live in Stockholm, 1968 Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr. Find […]

▶ “Guantanamera” by Playing for Change

SYNOPSIS We invite you to watch and enjoy another  Song Around The World from our new album: “Guantanamera”. We started the song with Carlos Varela in Havana and it features over 75 Cuban musicians around the world, from Havana and Santiago to Miami, Barcelona and Tokyo. We recorded and produced this track with Jackson Browne, […]

▶ Changing the World, One Word at a Time!

These three girls aren’t afraid of their voices, and they have something to say. The Queen Latifah Show Published on Nov 4, 2014 Belissa Escobedo, Rhiannon McGavin, and Zariya Allen, members of the Get Lit organization perform “Somewhere in America”. Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page […]

▶ A Song for the New Year! Down by the Riverside by Playing for Change

A song for the new year! Another great song from Playing for Change featuring Grandpa Elliott and musicians from around the world.

▶ John Denver: rhymes and reasons

Sarah Steingraber says that the people getting arrested for Seneca Lake are young mothers and elders where a corporation is trying to store methane gas from fracking in hollowed out salt deposits in the lake. And the young people protesting Ferguson. Even as I write this, in NYC, in Oakland, in Ferguson, Mall of America! […]

▶ Sarah Jarosz: Ring Them Bells

Rise Up Times dedicates this song to Veterans for Peace, Chapter 27, Minneapolis, Minnesota Published on Jan 10, 2013 Sarah Jarosz’s acoustic performance of “Ring Them Bells” for Vanguard and Sugar Hill Record’s The Americana Sessions recorded and taped at Minutia Studios in Nashville, TN. Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check […]

▶ John Denver – Rhymes and Reasons

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▶ Playing for Change: ‘Words of Wonder’ and ‘Don’t Ever Give Up the Fight’

Today is a great day!!! We present to you all a new PFC Song Around The World featuring Keith Richards in collaboration with Roberto Luti, Titi Tsira and a number of worldwide musicians on a rendition of his reggae song, “Words of Wonder,” off 1992′s Main Offender. This video also leads into a cover of Bob Marley’s  “Get […]

▶ Playing for Change: Back to Your Roots, Live in Australia (Wonderful Music!)

Today’s featured video shows the PFC Band Live in Australia from our 2013 tour supporting Robert Plant. “Back To Your Roots” is a PFC original song and it features lead vocals from Titi Tsira, Mermans Mosengo and Jason Tamba and a ferocious guitar solo from Louis Mhlanga!! Turn up the video and get ready because […]

▶ Simon and Garfunkel: Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme (Lyrics)

Simon & Garfunkel singing my favourite version of scarborough fair.  In the lyrics, I included BOTH parts – the part about war and the love ballad – so all that’s left for you to do is to watch this picture + lyrics video! Enjoy 🙂   —Marianne The Musician   Uploaded on Feb 14, 2011 Subscribe […]

▶ War/No More Trouble | Playing for Change | Song Around The World

  Uploaded by PlayingForChange on Apr 23, 2009   http://playingforchange.com – As we made our way around the world we encountered love, hate, rich and poor, black and white, and many different religious groups and ideologies. It became very clear that as a human race we need to transcend from the darkness to the light and music is our weapon […]

▶ ‘Shock and Awe’ Neil Young

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▶ Sunday Song — Rising Appalachia: Scale Down

Reposted from Organizing Notes  June 22, 2014 Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook!  Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today.  Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr.  Find us on Twitter at Rise Up Times (@touchpeace).  

Sara Thomsen: Precious Water (Song)

 A song addressing Minnesota’s sulfide mining controversy. Visit Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness for more background at www.friends-bwca.org/and MiningTruth, www.miningtruth.org/, a project of Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness, Conservation Minnesota, and the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy. Words below.  (you can listen to the song here) Here’s the link to the event page on Facebook if you care […]

Who Lies — Emma’s Revolution

People in a bind, unemployment line Promise of relief from the military minds . . .   Audio only  A song appropriate for Memorial Day − from Emma’s Revolution. Available for purchase. Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook!  Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our […]

▶ THE KINKS: Money & Corruption – I’m Your Man

Bruce Gagnon’s Sunday Song Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook!  Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today.  Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr.  Find us on Twitter at Rise Up Times (@touchpeace). Money & Corruption / I Am Your Man Written by: Ray […]

▶ Dick Gaughan – Think Again, from A Different Kind of Love Song

Sunday Song, Bruce Gagnon’s Organizing Notes  May 11, 2014 Published on Dec 29, 2012 Dick Gaughan – Think Again, from the album A Different Kind Of Love Song.       Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook!  Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our […]

Leonard Cohen: Democracy

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▶ John Lennon: Power to the People and “Folk Devils” People in the Media

Another Organizing Notes Sunday Song  Missundaztood91  Rooftop Revolutionaries Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook!  Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today.  Rise Up Times is also on  Pinterest, Google+ and Tumblr.  Find us on Twitter at Rise Up Times (@touchpeace).  

▶ Pete Seeger’s Rainbow Quest: Johnny Cash and June Carter (Full Episode)

Editor’s Note:  This video of Pete Seeger’s “Rainbow Quest” TV show is amazing. The 350 and Fracking activists might want to adopt the Ky-Yo-Ti song as their theme song. Subscribe or “Follow” us on RiseUpTimes.org. Rise Up Times is also on Facebook! Check the Rise Up Times page for posts from this blog and more! “Like” our page today. Find […]