The band is known for its punk and garage rock musi­cal influ­ences, and its impas­sioned left-wing polit­i­cal stance. The (Inter­na­tion­al) Noise Con­spir­a­cy con­tin­ues to play and tour to this day, con­stant­ly push­ing a far-left wing stance towards autonomous Marx­ism.

Normahl is a Ger­man punk band formed in1978 in Win­nen­den near Stuttgart by four high school stu­dents. Their first major entry into the U.S. was with the song Keine Über­do­sis Deutsch­land fea­tured in the hit movie Euro Trip.

David Rovics (born April 10, 1967) is an Amer­i­can indie singer/songwriter and anar­chist. His music con­cerns top­i­cal sub­jects such as the 2003 Iraq war, anti-glob­al­iza­tion and social jus­tice issues. Rovics has been an out­spo­ken crit­ic of for­mer Pres­i­dent George W. Bush, the Repub­li­can Par­ty, John Ker­ry, and the Demo­c­ra­t­ic Par­ty. By the ear­ly 1990s he was a full-time busker in the Boston sub­ways. Rovics sup­ports file shar­ing of his own work. In his song, Steal This MP3, encour­ages lis­ten­ers to steal the very track and is a cri­tique of copy­right and the record indus­try. He is a Wob­bly- a mem­ber of the Indus­tri­al Work­ers of the World.

Author­i­ty Zero is an Amer­i­can punk rock band from Mesa, Ari­zona formed in 1994. The band’s style is root­ed in reg­gae and skate punk, with Spanish/Portuguese influ­ences. They have released five albums to date and two DVDs.

Franz Josef Degen­hardt (3 Decem­ber 1931 – 14 Novem­ber 2011) was a Ger­man poet, satirist, nov­el­ist, and – first and fore­most – a folksinger/song­writer (Lie­der­ma­ch­er) with decid­ed­ly left-wing pol­i­tics. He was also a lawyer, bear­ing the aca­d­e­m­ic degree of Doc­tor of Law.

Born Against was an Amer­i­can hard­core punk band from New York active between 1989 – 1993. In addi­tion to their rad­i­cal left­ist pol­i­tics, the group espoused a DIY punk mes­sage and chal­lenged what they per­ceived as being a prob­lem with­in the punk sub­cul­ture of their time.

The Move­ment is a pow­er-trio from Copenhagen/Denmark.
They play mod-rock with ele­ments of ska. Their sound is influ­enced by The Jam, The Who and The Clash.
The Move­ment is a well dressed band who always wears suits, they know the old mod-slo­gan: “clean liv­ing under dif­fi­cult cir­cum­stances”. The Move­ment is strong­ly com­mit­ted to serve the work­ing class. The main goal is to encour­age young peo­ple to resist and ques­tion every­thing. In that mat­ter The Clash has been a great influ­ence: “Pol­i­tics and poet­ry”.

Thought Riot was an Amer­i­can hard­core punk band from Cal­i­for­nia’s Cen­tral Val­ley. The band lyrics focused on pro­gres­sive polit­i­cal ideas. The writ­ings of philoso­pher Friedrich Niet­zsche are cit­ed and often para­phrased in the band’s lyrics.