quarta-feira, 25 de junho de 2008

Canções de protesto/ Protest songs

O facto de apenas oito anos terem dado corpo ao século XXI não amedrontou a Under the Radar que, enquanto o Diabo esfrega um olho, elegeu as oito melhores canções de protesto desde que 2000 deu lugar a 2001. Aqui estão elas.

The fact that only eight years have given body to the twenty-first century was not a problem to Under the Radar that, as the Devil scrubs an eye, elected the eight best protest songs since 2000 gave rise to 2001. Here they are.

10 Bruce Springsteen - "How Can A Poor Man Stand Such Times And Live" (2006)
09 Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings - "What If We All Stopped Paying Taxes" (2002)
08 Elbow - "Leaders Of The Free World" (2005)
07 Sleater-Kinner - "Combat Rock" (2002)
06 Arcade Fire - "Intervention" (2007)
05 Kris Kristofferson - "In The News" (2006)
04 Talib Kweli And Cornel West - "Bushonomics" (2007)
03 Tom Waits - "Hoist That Rag" (2004)
02 Jarvis Cocker - "Cunts Are Still Running The World" (2006)
01 Bright Eyes - "When The President Talks To God" (2005)

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