My friend Tamra Spivey, one of the founders of the LA band, Lucid Nation, sent me a link to the band's newest song, Token Voter. I got to know Tamra when she interviewed me in 2004 about my music.
Her band's music is fresh, jaded and raw, all at the same time. Here's Token Voter:
And here's another of their social issues videos, the anti-war Bring My Brothers Home: