What is the Classic Crime? History is filled with heroes that made the ultimate sacrifice and martyrs who died for their cause.
Whether their actions were viewed as 'criminal' in their day was irrelevant. From those fighting against injustice to those who stood up for the folks who didn't fit in, dying for one's beliefs or one's art is the Classic Crime.
"Music has a profound effect on the listener, it even has the power to lift spirits and change lives", reasons Classic Crime singer Matt MacDonald. "If we can see our music change a life for the better, then we've been paid in the kind of way we hope to be".