vietnam war

  • Machine Gun – Jimi Hendrix

    Machine Gun is one of the masterpieces of the great rock guitar legend Jimi Hendrix. It is a song that beautifully demonstrates how art can be used to express the spoils of war. Machine Gun exhibits Hendrix’s disapproval regarding the Vietnam War. It was never fully recorded on studio,...
  • The Doors- Unknown Soldier (1968)

    Another antiwar song,  The Unknown Soldier was released in the incredible 1968 Doors album ‘ Waiting for the Sun’. The Doors were composed of vocalist Jim Morrison, guitarist Robby Krieger, keyboardist Ray Manzarek and drummer John Densmore. They were known for their anti-conformist behaviour and their provocative and anti conservative...
  • Gimme Shelter 1969

    Gimme Shelter is the opening track to the 1969  Rolling Stones album ‘Let it Bleed’, probably one of the best albums by the band, released in a moment of strong political and social tension worldwide. It was written by lead vocalist Mick Jagger, and guitarist Keith Richards, who wrote the unforgettable riff...
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