Occupy Wall Street's plans for May Day are starting to take shape, and amidst the pickets and skill-shares and marches and mayhem, it's looking like there's going to be a lot of music too.
We already told you about the Guitarmy being mustered for next Tuesday, but organizers have also announced a n ... More >>
"Band seeking 1000 guitar players. Other instruments also welcome. Influences include Woody Guthrie, Tom Morello, Willie Nile, and Sergio Ortega."
Occupy Wall Street is raising a "Guitarmy."
For months, activists have been preparing for May Day, laying plans for teach-ins, bank blockades, marches ... More >>
Tom Morello at Occupy Wall Street this morning.Tom Morello, the guitar player for Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave, made an appearance at Zuccotti Park this morning to play for Occupy Wall Street Protesters.
"First they ignored you," Morello told the crowd. "Then you got pepper-spraye ... More >>
The Occupy Wall Street protest at Zuccotti Park continues to be a magnet for celebrity musicians offering their support and serenading the occupiers with unamplified sets.
Last night, the performances bracketing the twice-daily General Assembly meeting came from dramatically different corners: the ... More >>
Full of heroinLet it be known the Beach at Governors Island website's official FAQ section, as far as rock-concert venue FAQ's go, is surprisingly enjoyable reading, though it doesn't exactly have great things to say about humanity. Of particular interest is the rapid-fire list of shit you ca ... More >>