Tag: Calling All Crows

The Soundtrack of Change

Protest songs aren’t dead — far from it. They’re experiencing a resurgence as musicians are getting more involved in the biggest issues of the day.

Posted in Music and Activism

Interview: Dispatch

What happens when a band cares so deeply, they make helping causes a huge part of who they are? We asked the members of Dispatch about playing music with a higher sense of purpose.

Posted in Interviews, Music and Activism

State Radio’s Chad Stokes Speaks Out on Violence Against Women Act

Chad Stokes, frontman of State Radio and co-founder of the non-profit Calling All Crows, calls for action on the Violence Against Women Act currently before Congress

Posted in Human Rights, Music and Activism

State Radio Rides Again With ‘Pre-Show Action’

Last month marked the thirtieth anniversary of the Clash’s London Calling, one of the best rock albums ever. While there’s sadly few bands left to build upon those punks’ massive yawp of agitated roots-rock, State Radio happens to be one of them. And while I’m not sure the Clash were particularly eager to man the…