Source: New York Music Daily
Mike Rimbaud recorded his grimly prophetic Going Down to Trumpistan – a free download – before last night’s election results.It’s sort of a mashup of early, classic Public Enemy and late 60s Carlos Santana. In his ominous baritone, the New York songwriter considers how
Journalists are the enemy
Torture is an art, seriously
Going down, down, down to Trumpistan
He’s playing Otto’s this Saturday night at 11: it’ll be a party for our right to fight.
And for historical context, here’s Gil Scott-Heron’s similarly prophetic 1976 requiem, Winter in America.
Like the vultures circling beneath ...
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