Anti-Flag are taking you beyond barricades in a new documentary

For 27 years, Anti-Flag have gone beyond being just a band. They’ve drawn attention to themselves by delivering specific political messages in a bold way. From highlighting former President George W. Bush’s controversies in 2004 with a compilation disc, Rock Against Bush, Vol. 1 and 2, to denouncing the Trump administration on 20/20 Vision earlier […]

TikTok is blaming Black Lives Matter hashtag blocking on a system error

Amid protests revolving around the death of George Floyd, TikTok is being accused of censoring posts from users writing the hashtags #BlackLivesMatter and #GeorgeFloyd. A user noticed he was unable to see posts using those hashtags while uploading a video and the social media site has responded and corrected the error. Read More: Grimes nicknamed her baby and […]

Nine Inch Nails’ new merch jabs at the time Ted Cruz asked for guest list

Yesterday, Nine Inch Nails revealed a string of tour dates that won’t be happening over the coronavirus pandemic but their tour merch is on sale anyway and one particular item is bringing back their past beef with Ted Cruz. They’re selling merch printed for the tour with process going towards local food banks but a tote bag on the site […]

These 10 metal musicians may be the last honest politicians left

Did you ever notice how politicians are quick to blame rock ‘n’ roll for any perceived societal problem? As long as there’s been rock, there’s always been a status quo with bunched panties. Which is why we need more metal musicians in politics. Today’s APTV clip takes a walk through history, championing the great strides […]

Here's what Donald Trump thinks of Tom DeLonge's UFO videos

Donald Trump has previously shown he’s willing to discuss viral topics including a strange exchange where he says he’s looking into whether or not he should pardon the Tiger King, but now he’s giving his thoughts on those Tom DeLonge UFO videos that were confirmed to be real. Earlier this week, the Pentagon weighed in on the UFO videos […]

10 modern musicians keeping the political conversation alive

Green Day, Rage Against The Machine and Against Me! all still use their musical platforms to share their frustrations with the world when it comes to politicians and government issues. These pioneers paved the way for younger political musicians to continue creating songs that spark dialogue, even outrage, with their songs and music videos. Climate […]

Linh Le (Bad Cop / Bad Cop) stresses election importance to Derek Zanetti

Derek Zanetti is the self-described “Mr. Rogers of Punk Rock”—a moniker that’s especially fitting considering his status as an ever-smiling ambassador for positive vibes, staunch socio-political activism and his primary position as the frontman of the raucous and thoughtful DIY punk outfit the Homeless Gospel Choir. Zanetti is an impassioned pundit of the protest song—a […]

grandson kicks off political activism campaign with K.Flay collab “Peaches”

As the first part of his XXwhy acoustic campaign, grandson is collabing with K.Flay for a new track called “Peaches.” For every month leading up to the 2020 U.S. presidential election, grandson is releasing an acoustic collaboration on top of a podcast. Read More: Billie Eilish fans can own an autographed outfit the singer wore The new XXwhy campaign is intending to create […]

Spotify pauses 2020 political ads over inability to “validate and review”

Spotify is announcing they will not be allowing political ads on their platform starting early next year over the issue of verifying an ad is not misleading. The streaming service says they will suspend political ads since they cannot “validate and review” these ads accurately. Read More: Asking Alexandria drop deluxe self-titled album with demos and […]

Punk-rock politician Beto O'Rourke ends presidential campaign

Former punk rocker and now politician Beto O’Rourke has announced he is ending his Presidential campaign leading into 2020. America’s dreams of having a punk President have come to an abrupt end as he says he is ending his candidacy and will not run for Senate in 2020 either. Read More: Jason Momoa taps Vancouver death metal […]

Anti-Flag drop new anti-fascist anthem "Christian Nationalist"

Anti-Flag are returning with a brand new politically-charged single titled “Christian Nationalist” alongside a lyric video. The new single arrives as the band continue to work on the followup to their 2017 record, American Fall, and their Live Vol. 2 record that dropped earlier this year. Read More: twenty one pilots channel home movie vibes in “The Hype” […]

Greta Thunberg “How Dare You” metal remix to benefit climate action

Earlier this month, Greta Thunberg condemned the United Nations for their lack of action to protect the environment. Shortly after, her powerful speech was turned into a Swedish death metal song that went viral online. Now, that song is officially its own single, with all proceeds benefiting an environmental rights group.  Read more: Applebee’s introduces […]

Green Day track “American Idiot” gets reimagined in style of blink-182

One YouTuber has recreated the iconic Green Day track “American Idiot” to make it sound like blink-182 were performing it.  YouTuber SugarpillCovers, who makes many crossovers including a version of twenty one pilots in the style of blink-182, posted the amazing mashup.  Read more: ‘Umbrella Academy’ gets first spinoff with Hazel, Cha Cha Christmas comic […]

Greta Thunberg condemns leaders about climate change: “How dare you"

Greta Thunberg, a Swedish teen climate change activist that was featured in a self-titled The 1975 song, just condemned the United Nations for their lack of action to protect the environment.  The 16-year-old gave her powerful speech during the opening session the United Nations Climate Action Summit. The summit is a meeting of the UN […]

93PUNX rock “Camp America,” more at ICE demonstration gig

Vic Mensa and his punk project 93PUNX performed at a rally to protest the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.  The band announced the protest a few days ago that took place outside the ICE Los Angeles headquarters.  Read more: Lamb Of God announce European, UK co-headlining tour with Kreator The band played some seriously hardcore […]

Vic Mensa announces 93PUNX demonstration show at ICE headquarters

Vic Mensa announced a rally to protest the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement where his project 93PUNX will perform over the long weekend.  The event will take place at the ICE Los Angeles headquarters on September 2.  Read more: Simple Creatures are fed up in angsty anthem “Thanks, I Hate It” Mensa posted on Instagram […]

Knocked Loose react to album billboard popping up at Bernie Sanders rally

Knocked Loose were quick to notice that at a Bernie Sanders rally in Louisville, Kentucky on Sunday, the aspiring presidential nominee spoke in front of a billboard promoting the band’s new album.  Last week, the group dropped their brand new album A Different Shade of Blue.  Read more: Panic! At The Disco win Best Rock category […]

The Menzingers shock an alien in “America (You’re Freaking Me Out)”

The Menzingers dropped a new song and video “America (You’re Freaking Me Out)” from their upcoming album that uses an alien to comment on the current political climate in the U.S.  The song is the first track on the band’s forthcoming record Hello Exile, out October 4 via Epitaph Records.  Read more: A Day To […]

Tommy Lee shares post aimed at “Trumpsters” losing the White House

Tommy Lee has been pretty outspoken over the current political climate in the U.S., and it appears he’s pissed off Trump supporters on social media. The Motley Crue drummer posted a list of hypothetical scenarios that could happen if liberals regain power of the White House and some people are pretty riled up. Read More: Arizona cannabis-infused line […]

Bernie Sanders gets own Ben & Jerry’s flavor that sends political message

Bernie Sanders has found a sweet new way to campaign — the Democratic presidential candidate is getting his very own Ben & Jerry’s flavor.  The new flavor is called “Bernie’s Back” and is a product of the Sanders campaign.  Read more: YUNGBLUD puts dreamy piano flair on “Hope For The Underrated Youth” The flavor was created […]
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