Stick To Your Guns drop ‘Better Ash Than Dust’ music video

Bringing something completely moving and heart wrenching, the band Stick To Your Guns have released a music video for ‘Better Ash Than Dust‘ which a dollar of each share of the video going to the front line warriors of the Dakota Access Pipeline. Their vocalist Jesse Barnett wrote a statement about the video below

“With the eyes of the world on what is happening in North Dakota and the Dakota Access Pipeline, I think this a perfect time to release this video, So much of what is happening to the indigenous people of what we call America is not only horrifying, but down right unacceptable. This is not just an injustice against these people, their land and their water, but it’s a perfect example of how what we call a civilized society can, more often than not, be barbaric and disgusting. The support that the whole world has shown for Standing Rock has been and inspiring thing to watch and this band stands in solidarity with them.”

Stick To Your Guns release music video in support of Standing Rock

Stick To Your Guns are some of Orange County’s finest, and the hardcore crew are known for their blatant political statements.

Their latest video is from Better Ash Than Dust‘s title track, and comes at a poignant time. Jesse Barnett commented:

“With the eyes of the world on what is happening in North Dakota and the Dakota Access Pipeline, I think this a perfect time to release this video. So much of what is happening to the indigenous people of what we call America is not only horrifying, but down right unacceptable. This is not just an injustice against these people, their land and their water, but it’s a perfect example of how what we call a civilized society can, more often than not, be barbaric and disgusting. The support that the whole world has shown for Standing Rock has been and inspiring thing to watch and this band stands in solidarity with them.”

In line with this, the band and their label with be donating to Standing Rock with every sale, defending the rights of indigenous populations. Stick To Your Guns are truly a band we can all get behind for raising significant awareness in social and political circles.

Stick To Your Guns Stream New EP

California Hardcore mob Stick To Your Guns have put their latest EP Better Ash Than Dust up for streaming. The follow up to 2015’s debut LP Disobedient, is brimming with politically charged tracks, a treat for fans of the band’s melodic hardcore stylings. Head over to our friends in Rock Sound here to listen to the full EP stream.

Better Ash Than Dust is out on the 23rd September via Pure Noise Records and you can catch the band on their UK tour at the dates below, with more US dates to follow.

11th November BIRMINGHAM Institute
12th November MANCHESTER Academy
13th November GLASGOW ABC
15th November NOTTINGHAM Rock City
17th November BRISTOL Academy
18th November LONDON Brixton Academy