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A musical middle finger to today’s authoritarian machine, this live rendition bristleswith gritty instrumentation and vocal urgency; Sophia Urista, entrusted with frontwoman duties, delivers the brazen lyrics through her own portentous lens, buoyed by an equallyconsequential coalescence of sound.
Brass against the Machine feat. Sophia Urista. A brass band takes the RATM standardbearerand turns out their own huge, ferocious version. Sophia Urista is appropriately andexcellently furious.
For one of their recent covers, they take “Killing in the Name” from Rage Against theMachine and infuse it with their own potent brew of brass eclecticism. The trackmaintains its hardline perspective but is reinvigorated and reshaped by the unexpectedrhythmic changes the band pumps into it.