The Who – Behind Blue Eyes (Rock)

It’s The Who. What more needs to be said about a group who are possibly the greatest rock band of all time. As you might have noticed, Rebel Voice is a big fan of this English musical ensemble. Waters et al were ahead of their time with their compositions, and still manage to be relevant […]

Willie Nelson, My Life – Autobiography Of Musical Legend

Willie Nelson, My Life by Willie Nelson (2015) Willie Nelson was born on 29th April, 1933, and grew up just outside the small village of Abbott, in Hill County, Texas. His ancestral lineage has First Nations blood mixed with white settler form the Ozarks mountain range. Both his father, Ira, and his mother, Myrle, had […]

Liam Clancy – Band Played Waltzing Matilda (Anti-war Song)

This haunting ballad is a firm favourite with folkies the world over, especially in Ireland. It tells of the horror of a young Australian man who enlists in the military and is sent to fight in the First World War, only to suffer horrifically in the slaughter that took place at Suvla Bay in Turkey […]

Bugsy Malone – Down & Out (Children’s Musical)

Here’s another hit from the successful and ever-popular children’s musical, Bugsy Malone. This has to be one of the most under-rated musicals in history. The soundtrack is a knock-out and manages to incorporate adult themes into a movie featuring only child actors. In this song and scene, we are reminded that tomorrow’s another day. We […]

Matt McGinn – Bubblegum (Ft Ciara O’Neill)

The last line in this wonderful Irish song is “The Hunger Strikes have started”. It’s not often you get to hear references to one of the most tumultuous times in Irish history mentioned in a modern folk song. Bubblegum is a nostalgically emotive ballad that tells of one girl’s experiences of 1981. It was written […]

Pablo Sáinz-Villegas – Concierto de Aranjuez – Adagio

Here’s a bit of cultural beauty in a musical format. As you will know, Rebel Voice is a very sophisticated media outlet. We play classic tracks that are timeless in their creativity and kindness of heart. Whether it’s The Pogues or Metallica or The Foo Fighters, we take our standards very seriously. With this in […]