The Great Whiskey Rebellion–who played a high-energy, incredibly danceable combination of traditional folk tunes, Klezmer, and rock–was by far the stand-out band. If you’re in the Boston or Worcester areas, I highly recommend checking them out!
One of my favorites moments of the evening was when Melodeego played the “Digging Us a Hole,” the powerful and haunting song that they wrote for an anti-tar-sands action in March:
We all sung along, our arms around each other.
Shea, a local climate activist, also performed this amazing rap that he had written for Bill McKibben’s Do the Math tour:
Before the concert, I did some poking around on the internet to find other climate-action-inspiring music. Here are a few of the best songs I found: