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Thurston Moore, Jeff Tweedy, and 70 other musicians sign their support for Bernie Sanders

Serj Tankian, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Killer Mike, Lil B, and more also back the Democratic presidential candidate

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    Bernie Sanders’ lead in the Democratic presidential primary is growing by the day, and he’s earned the support of several prominent musicians along the way. Yesterday, Sanders’ campaign posted a list of celebrity endorsements, 70 plus of which come from the music genre.

    Among them: Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore, Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy, System of a Down’s Serj Tankian, all four members of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Killer Mike, Academy Award-winning composer Hans Zimmer, Phish’s Mike Gordon and Jon Fishman, Lil B, Foo Fighters’ Chris Shiflett, The Afghan Whigs’ Greg Dulli, Dead Kennedys’ Jello Biafra, and Dinosaur Jr.’s Lou Barlow, among others.

    See the full list below (via Stereogum).

    Brian Baker (Minor Threat, Bad Religion)
    Chris Ballew (Presidents Of The United States Of America)
    Lou Barlow (Dinosaur Jr, Sebadoh)
    Bhi Bhiman
    Jello Biafra (Dead Kennedys)
    Elvin Bishop
    CJ Boyd
    Nicholas Britell
    Jackson Browne
    Dan Campbell (The Wonder Years)
    Belinda Carlisle (The Go-Go’s)
    Tommy Castro
    Matthew Caws (Nada Surf)
    Marshall Crenshaw
    David Crosby
    Bob D’Amico (Sebadoh)
    John Densmore (The Doors)
    Greg Dulli (Afghan Whigs)
    Steve Earle
    Alex Ebert (Edward Sharpe & Magnetic Zeroes)
    Alejandro Escovedo
    Jon Fishman (Phish)
    Flea (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
    Andy Fleming (Brother Trucker)
    Bill Frisell
    Mike Gordon (Phish)
    Billy Gould (Faith No More)
    Adam Harding (Dumb Numbers)
    Maureen Herman (Babes In Toyland)
    Chris Holmes
    Cadien Lake James (Twin Peaks)
    Anthony Kiedis (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
    Killer Mike (Run The Jewels)
    Tim Kinsella (Joan Of Arc)
    Nate Kinsella (Joan Of Arc)
    Josh Klinghoffer (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
    Wayne Kramer (MC5)
    Zoë Kravitz
    Lil B
    Jason Loewenstein (Sebadoh)
    Jesse Malin
    Trevor McFedries (Yung Skeeter)
    Justin Meldal-Johnsen
    Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth)
    Charlie Musselwhite
    Graham Nash
    Meshell Ndegeocello
    Will Noon (Fun.)
    Raul Pacheco (Ozomatli)
    Holly Palmer
    Joel Rafael
    Bonnie Raitt
    Duke Robillard
    Gabe Saporta (Cobra Starship)
    Scarface
    Chris Schlarb
    Walter Schreifels
    Chris Shiflett (Foo Fighters)
    Eve Sicular (Isle Of Klezbos)
    Corky Siegel
    Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers)
    Jill Sobule
    Sam Sparro
    Serj Tankian (System Of A Down)
    Stretch Armstrong
    Jeff Tweedy (Wilco)
    Loudon Wainwright III
    Mike Watt (Minutemen)
    Dusty Watson (The Sonics)
    Dar Williams
    Lucinda Williams
    Yoni Wolf (Why?)
    Z-Trip
    Hans Zimmer

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