War Pigs by Black Sabbath (lyrics) - The lyrics are below the video on YouTube. "Generals gathered in their masses,
Just like witches at black masses.
Evil minds that plot destruction,
Sorcerers of death's construction..."
SPOT the DIFFERENCES Music Video - Rhett & Link(YouTube)+ LYRICS : "Your parents told you, that we don't exist
Well how in the world do you explain this
We gonna eat ya like we ate your neighbor Nathan
He tasted like waffles, gummy bears and turkey bacon
We forge a letter in your handwriting to say
you hate your family, so you ran away..."
TUNNG - Bullets(YouTube)+ LYRICS(lyricstime.com) "We're catching bullets in our teeth
And though it's easy when you know how it's done
They split the secret up six ways before they gave it to us just before dawn
And now we don't remember..."
Bohemian Rhapsody by Queen "Mama, just killed a man, Put a gun against his head
Pulled my trigger, now he's dead...
Too late, my time has come
Sends shivers down my spine, body's aching all the time
Goodbye, ev'rybody, I've got to go...
Mama, ooh, I don't want to die" (lyrics007.com) + The VIDEO(YouTube)
On The Mountainby Marshall Tucker Band(sing365.com) "Dance hall girls were the evenin' treat
Empty cartridges and blood lined the gutters of the street
Men were shot down for the sake of fun
Or just to hear the noise of their forty-four guns
And there's fire on the mountain, lightnin' in the air
Gold in them hills and it's waitin' for me there..." - the VIDEO
Hey Joe by Jimi Hendrix "Hey Joe, where you goin' with that gun in your hand...
I'm going down to shoot my old lady" (lyrics007.com)
I Don't Like Mondays by Bon Jovi & Jon Bon Jovi "The silicon chip inside her head,
Got switched to overload
Nobody's gonna go to school today,
She's gonna make them stay at home,
And Daddy doesn't understand it" (sing365.com) + the VIDEO (YouTube) :
"This is a Music Video of the song " I Don't Like Mondays" by the Boomtown Rats. It commemorates the shooting at Cleveland Elementary School by Brenda Ann Spencer in 1979. This Video is a Tribute to the 2 men who died that day."
Xmas(WAR IS OVER)by John Lennon " And so this is Xmas
For weak and for strong
For rich and the poor ones
The world is so wrong
And so happy Xmas
For black and for white
For yellow and red ones
Let's stop all the fight" (lyrics007.com)
in Brightonby Stray Cats : "Well, the skinheads all use black jacks
And they're looking mighty mean
They got chains wrapped around their fingers
And their heads are all shaven clean"
Saturday Night Special by Lynyrd Skynyrd "And as a man's reaching for his trousers
Shoots him full of .38 holes...
And Big Jim done pull his pistol
Shot his friend right between the eyes...
Well hand guns are made for killin'
They ain't no good for nothin' else
And if you like to drink your whiskey
You might even shoot yourself" (sing365.com)
FRUIT - Séquence : Black History in the USA - Part 1 : slavery
- 4ème/3ème (anglais.tice.ac-orleans-tours.fr)
fruitby Billie Holiday : "Southern trees bear strange fruit,
Blood on the leaves and blood at the root,
Black bodies swinging in the southern breeze,
Strange fruit hanging from the poplar trees..."
lesson plan: "This lesson focuses on Billie Holiday's signature song,
"Strange Fruit," a protest song Lewis Allen (Abel
Meeropol) wrote in 1938 about the ongoing and intransigent
problem of lynching in the American South...
Working in small teams, students analyze a variety of primary
source materials related to lynching (news articles, letters
written to or written by prominent Americans, pamphlets, broadsides,
etc.) in order to assess the effectiveness of the anti-lynching
campaign spearheaded by African-Americans." The full page is available ONLY to subscribers. Sign up today for a free 7-day trial to get access to this page and all of the 22,000 items on TeacherVision®. (Teachervision)
The Devil's Right Hand- sung by Steve Earle "I saw my first pistol in the general store
In the general store, when I was thirteen
Thought it was the finest thing I ever had seen
So l asked if I could have one someday when I grew up" (steveearle.net) + the VIDEO(YouTube)
Trigger Happy byWeird Al Yankovic "Got an AK47 well you know it makes me feel alright
Got an Uzi by my pillow, helps me sleep a little better at night
There's no feeling any greater
Than to shoot first and ask questions later" (sing365.com)
Tripping - a song
by Robbie Williams - To listen to
it, click on INSPIRED - with
the lyrics "First they ignore you
Then laugh at you and hate you
Then they fight you
Then you win...
I know what's coming there's going to be violence...
Why do you think we should suffer in silence?"
Waltzing Mathilda by Tom Waits(YouTube)- the LYRICS(sing365.com) : "I begged you to stab me
you tore my shirt open
and I'm down on my knees tonight
Old Bushmill's I staggered, you buried the dagger in"
The Wild Roses Growby Kylie Minogue(lyrics007.com) "On the third day he took me to the river
He showed me the roses and we kissed
And the last thing I heard was a muttered word
As he stood smiling above me with a rock in his fist..." - with theVIDEO(YouTube)