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Protest and Politics

This is an album containing selected highlights of reimagined sounds of protest and political activism from the Protest and Politics project by Cities and Memory.

Each track is constructed from a field recording of a protest in the city named in its title.

To hear the original field recordings, and dozens more pieces from the project in full, please visit


released August 10, 2017

Based on field recordings by Cities and Memory, Ben Gale, Benjamin Glas-Hochstettler, Sonoteca Bahía Blanca, Rebecca Toop and Maria Năstase, Jacek Smolicki, Ryan Cross, Tsan-Cheng Wu, Stuart Bowditch and Georgia Pazarloglou.