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iVotedconcerts

Ty Segall, boygenius, Fucked Up offering free entry to concerts with proof of voting

Plus Jim James, Drive-By Truckers, Iron & Wine and more.

Bandcamp voting initiative

Bandcamp donating Friday sales to help protect voting rights

Bandcamp also providing resources to help get registered.

FCC votes to strip away Net Neutrality rules

The next step is approval by Congress.

Trump proposes eliminating the National Endowment for the Arts

President also proposes eliminating NEH, Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

Chance the Rapper announces he will donate $1 million to Chicago Public Schools

“It went a little different than it should have,” he says of meeting with Illinois Gov.

Moogfest 2017 announces “Protest Stage”

Festival shares statement about landscape of intolerance.

Sub Pop, Merge, Epitaph donating today’s Bandcamp proceeds to ACLU

Plus Deathwish Inc., Anti-, ATO Records and many others.

Election Roundtable

Hackers interrupt radio station broadcasts to play YG’s “Fuck Donald Trump”

Stations in South Carolina, Texas and Seattle affected.

Bandcamp charity

Bandcamp donating Friday’s proceeds to ACLU

“There is more that unites us than divides us.”

Sufjan Stevens shares statement about immigration, “common decency”

“We are all complicit in the injustices against basic human rights and common decency.”

United Nations Stairway to Mar-a-Lago

United Nations share new anti-Trump song, “Stairway to Mar-a-Lago”

Hear the new anti-Trump song from the New York hardcore band.

Our First 100 Days compilation

Angel Olsen, Mitski, 98 others contribute to 100-track anti-Trump compilation

Mountain Goats, Will Oldham, How to Dress Well also featured.

Ad Rock speaks at Adam Yauch Park

Beastie Boys’ Ad-Rock at Adam Yauch park rally: “We’ve got to stand up against hate”

“Spray painting swastikas at a children’s playground is a messed up thing to do.”

Election Roundtable

Treble Roundtable: A post-election soundtrack

We try to make sense of this election, or at least survive the aftermath through music.

Run For Cover Records donating proceeds from weekend digital sales to Planned Parenthood

Buy records by Modern Baseball, Hey Mercedes, Pinegrove and more to support Planned Parenthood.

Questlove, Chance the Rapper, Janelle Monáe react to Trump’s election victory

Several artists calling for Kanye West to run in 2020. (Maybe) jokingly.