David Rovics (Portland, OR)
Rovics is a protest singer in the vein of Phil Ochs, Utah Phillips, and Woody Guthrie. He has put out 15 records in the last 15 years and has toured constantly on 4 continents.
About him, others have said, "the musical version of Democracy Now" (by Democracy Now's Amy Goodman), and, " It's not enough to say that Rovics writes protest songs. His music also seeks to inspire us to stand up against injustice and oppression in our own lives."
Hundred of songs and reviews/interviews at: