Foo Fighters – These Days [Rock]

Here is one for the weekend from the Kings of US rock music. It will warm the cockles of your heart, and the cockles of your legs. What the hell are cockles anyway and how are they warmed? Cockles sound sore, like something you might need a prescription for. Ruptured cockles. Twisted cockles (great name […]

Gil Scott-Heron – The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

This iconic song should be played regularly in our fractured world. Yet it can be heard only sporadically. Is that because the capitalist-owned radio stations don’t enjoy hearing a death-knell sounded for their corporate, blood-soaked culture? Just a thought, and one of many that Rebel Voice tends to suffer from. If you enjoyed this, please […]

SOAK- B a noBody – Irish singer/songwriter

Here’s a folksy ballad from the Derry nightingale. Rebel Voice doubts that SOAK would appreciate being referred to in that way. She may identify better with a raven, falcon or chicken-hawk. We’ll let SOAK decide which of our feathered friends she most resembles. In the meantime, think baby ostrich or rhea or even kiwi. If […]

Stockton’s Wing – Beautiful Affair [Irish Folk]

At one time Stockton’s Wing were a household name in Ireland. In many homes they still are, but sadly the popularity of folk music has declined of late due to the widespread promotion of manufactured cac. Yet every now and then DJs in the know dig out a classic track and it gets some airplay. […]

Thin Lizzy – Sarah [Rock]

Here the Irish rock legends sing about Sarah. Rebel Voice wonders who Sarah is and how happy she might be to have a song written about her. It must be nice to be immortalized in such a way. Perhaps Rebel Voice will have to write a song about itself… awww… If you enjoyed this, please […]