Video: Elliott Smith’s “Between The Bars” Covered By…Madonna?

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Apparently attempting to reinvent herself in the 21st Century, Madonna has launched something called “Art For Freedom.” And now she’s covered Elliott Smith’s “Between The Bars.” She kicked the whole thing off (whatever it is) with the release of a 17 minute film, “#SecretProjectRevolution” which you can watch here. Madonna wants everyone to participate.

On the “Art For Freedom” we’re all invited to: “EXPRESS YOUR PERSONAL MEANING OF FREEDOM AND REVOLUTION IN THE FORM OF VIDEO, MUSIC, POETRY, AND PHOTOGRAPHY. JOIN THE REVOLUTION BY SUBMITTING YOUR ART FOR FREEDOM BELOW, OR BY TAGGING YOUR POSTS #ARTFORFREEDOM.

About Michael Goldberg

Michael Goldberg is a distinguished pioneer in the online music space; Newsweek magazine called him an ‘Internet visionary.’ In 1994 he founded Addicted To Noise (ATN), the highly influential music web site. He was a senior vice-president and editor in chief at SonicNet from March 1997 through May 2000. In 1997, Addicted To Noise won Webby awards for best music site in 1998 and 1999, and also won Yahoo Internet Life! awards for three years running as best music site in 1998, 1999 and 2000. Prior to starting Addicted To Noise, Goldberg was an editor and senior writer at Rolling Stone magazine for 10 years. His writing has also appeared in Wired, Esquire, Vibe, Details, Downbeat, NME and numerous other publications. Michael recently completed his first novel, Days of the Crazy-Wild, and is currently writing a second novel.

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