activism

Hayley Williams hands over her Instagram to a teen activist group for a day
Hayley Williams hands over her Instagram to a teen activist group for a day
Hayley Williams is doing her best to support the ongoing Black Lives Matter movement. The Paramore singer and successful solo artist is letting teen activists from Teens4Equality take over her Instagram today (June 8).  Williams announced the news late last night while detailing the group and the march she attended with them. Tee...
K.Flay is over climate change inaction in “Not In California” video
K.Flay is over climate change inaction in “Not In California” video
K.Flay has been releasing vibrant videos for singles from her third album, Solutions, over the past few months. Now, she’s tying it all together with the third installment, “Not In California.” Released the same day the United Nations Climate Action Summit kicks off in New York City, the vocalist used the clip to shine a light on climate change inaction. Read more: Six ... Read More ...
The 1975 endorse climate change emergency campaign, call for action
The 1975 endorse climate change emergency campaign, call for action
The 1975 have signed onto a campaign that’s fighting to create emergency climate change action.  Music Declares Emergency, a music industry collective group, is leading the campaign, now gaining 2,000 signatures of support.  Read more: Billie Eilish challenges trolls to get more creative with style disses Those who have signed up are acknowledging that the world is in a current climate and ecologi
Halsey gives empowering speech in London after homophobic bus attack
Halsey gives empowering speech in London after homophobic bus attack
Halsey performed in Camden last night, and gave an empowering speech about LGBTQ Pride and bigotry. For background, recently, two women were beaten in a homophobic attack on a London bus that garnered a lot of attention online. Read more: blink-182 won’t be adding a joke song on next album, Mark Hoppus says Also, it’s Pride month, and some people in Boston are pushing for a “straight pride” parad
10 artists who used their platform to spread a message
10 artists who used their platform to spread a message
With rapid advancements in the modern technological world, any lines between politics, the entertainment industry and the general public have long since blurred into obliteration. Whether it’s immigration, gun reform, gender equality, sexual harassment, animal cruelty, the environment, LGBTQ rights or any number of other causes—the majority of the civilized world are making themselves heard, and s
The 1975 announce partnership with the It Gets Better project
The 1975 announce partnership with the It Gets Better project
The 1975 have announced an exciting new partnership with the It Gets Better project, a movement geared towards LGBTQ youth. Read more: The 1975 send a message with stunning “Loving Someone” live video—watch A special It Gets Better hoodie, themed around the 1975's song "Loving Someone," has been released in support of the partnership. According to their label ...
Song Premiere: Focused Minds, “Content”
As humans, we have the power to change and affect many things, and often the other creatures with which we coexist are on the receiving end of our power, for better or worse. In "Content" from Focused Minds' upcoming album, The Fact Remains, out September 17 via 6131 Records, the band explores the concept of human apathy and animal rights. "'Content' ...