the coup

Fox’s Interview With Boots Riley From the Coup Didn’t Go as Planned

The Coup's frontman and occasional Tom Morello collaborator Boots Riley is known for being something of a political firebrand, but, as Cleveland Scene points out,…
Colin Joyce / August 25, 2014

The Coup, ‘Sorry to Bother You’ (Anti-)

Boots Riley is nobody's armchair Marxist, not with lifelong commitments to collectivism shoring up his I'm-a-Communist boasts. But an active role transferring Occupy Wall Street…
Jason Gubbels / October 30, 2012

Boots Riley on How Political Change Actually Happens

If what you want is actual change, then what has to be built is a mass movement that is militant and can use direct action…
SPIN Staff / October 22, 2012

EXCLUSIVE SONG: New Street Sweeper Social Club

Now that Rage Against the Machine is through with last week's one-off benefit show in L.A., guitarist Tom Morello has turned his attention to the…
Peter Gaston / July 27, 2010