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The Crystal Method are not happy with Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin corrects his jacket as he arrives to attends a meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club, Societies Between War and Peace, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, pool)
Russian President Vladimir Putin corrects his jacket as he arrives to attends a meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club, Societies Between War and Peace, in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, pool)

The Crystal Method‘s song “High Roller” has been used by Russia to score a video of drone strikes in Syria. The nineties electronic duo responded in kind this morning to condemn the unauthorized use of the song and show their support for the people of Syria:

October 29, 2015

A statement from THE CRYSTAL METHOD:

“It has come to our attention over the last 24 hours that the Kremlin via Russian state broadcaster VGTRK have used our song ‘High Roller’ as the soundtrack to some shocking drone footage from Syria. The use of our music in this context is in no way authorized and The Crystal Method do not condone the use of violence for the resolution of any conflict. Our hearts go out to the people of Syria affected by this terrible war and their friends and families.”

The song in question: