Denver music scene reacts to Ferguson grand jury decisionBy Reverb Staff | November 25th, 2014 | 2 comments
By Ru Johnson and Julio Enriquez
Denver musicians have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts after a Ferguson grand jury revealed they would not pursue charges against police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of Michael Brown.
While the theme here is frustration, many local musicians have shared messages of love and understanding in the face of uncertainty.
Here’s what the Denver music scene had to say:
Heavy on my heart & mind #Ferguson
— Nic Hamm_rb_rg (@NicJaMberg) November 25, 2014
"Don't take any guff from these swine" Hunter S. Thompson
— James M Irvine (@DRjamesirvine) November 25, 2014
— Milton Croissant (@miltonmelvin) November 25, 2014
— Wild Baby Records (@WildBabyRecords) November 25, 2014
Seasons greetings from amurica! Where racists have founded the strongest military, power and capital… http://t.co/4GNBWEk6CA
— WheelchairSportsCamp (@wcsportscamp) November 25, 2014
Spread more love. This world needs it.
— Air Dubai (@AirDubai) November 25, 2014
Waiting for Obama and knowing nothing he can say will make this okay. Nothing.
— Trev Rich (@TrevRichHD) November 25, 2014
Black people and black communities aren't full of angry, aggressive people it's full of people who are devalued and confused.
— juan shockness (@kidastronavt) November 25, 2014
NO Justice #Ferguson
— KooQua_ViciousMisses (@KooQua_AuroraCO) November 25, 2014
— Brandon Whalen (@BrandonSings) November 25, 2014
Come down to civic center park in Denver and join us in protest
— Rubedo (@rubedomusic) November 25, 2014