16.09.14 by Jeff

High School Band Performs Rage Against The Machine’s “Killing In The Name”

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The coolest high school band teacher award goes to this guy, for teaching his class Rage Against The Machine’s “Killing In The Name”.

*EDIT Chris over at Colossal found a second video which shows the band is actually George Mason University Green Machine. I’ve also replaced the original video with another one which properly credits them. I guess this makes slightly more sense since high school parents would not be very stoked on the last verse of the song – still cool though.

Watch both videos below.














Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • red shirt is HYPE

    • Tod S

      Understatement lol. Great find!

  • vishal marapon

    bulls on parade slash killing in the name of, man i wish i was in this class

    • i wish i had had teachers like this

      • sheblooms

        I had teachers like this but in dramatic arts and literature. Kick ass teachers. I am a writer and a florist now. Would never have gotten here without those teachers.
        What an amazing group of kids and teacher!

  • good find!

  • Glad to see that these kids are being raised on good music.

  • allen

    The conductor doesn’t exactly get overly concerned with conducting.

  • Rob

    Awesome!! Thank heavens for aware teachers!





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POW! WOW! Israel 2017 Recap Video

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The Booooooom Creative Job Board

If you’re a creative looking for work, or a company looking to hire, check out our new creative job board: Booooooom Jobs. Graphic design jobs, art gallery positions, all kinds of creative work! Hootsuite just posted a job looking for a Graphic Design Lead here in Vancouver.

We’ll be adding more features to it in the coming weeks and doing everything we can to make it a great resource for you guys. There’s so much talent here in our community and we’d like to help connect you all with work!

Check it out: jobs.booooooom.com

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