Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek Frontman Chris Thile Gives Rare Solo Performance Supporting the Great Lakes

Chris Thile, a four-time Grammy-winning artist and member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, gave a rare solo performance on July 5 benefitting FLOW (For Love of Water), a nonprofit organization that works to protect the Great Lakes through use … Continue reading

Musicians Show Their Support for Immigrants in Wake of ‘Zero Tolerance’ Immigration Policy

By Jay Corliss Since the world learned about thousands of immigrant children being separated from their parents at the US border as part of the new “zero tolerance” immigration policy, many people have been using their platforms to protest the … Continue reading

Jack White Receives Key to Cincinnati for His Advocacy and Support to Preserve King Records

By Jay Corliss Jack White was recently presented with the key to Cincinnati by the city’s Mayor John Cranley in front of the historic King Records building. This event was held to honor the renowned rocker’s advocacy for music preservation … Continue reading

Music Stars Support Students Advocating for Stricter Gun Laws Through March for Our Lives Movement

By Jay Corliss Since the tragic school shooting in Parkland, FL last month, students from Parkland School and young people across the country have been advocating for stricter gun control laws and calling for an end to gun violence. Their … Continue reading

Female-Fronted Music Festival GIRLSCHOOL Returns with Shirley Manson, Carrie Brownstein and More

by Rachel Komich GIRLSCHOOL is back for the third year of its eponymous three-day festival featuring an impressive array of music, poetry, panels and workshops delivered by female-identifying artists. The stellar line-up includes Shirley Manson of Garbage with The GIRLSCHOOL … Continue reading

Beck Teams Up with ASPCA for Adorable Poodle-Filled Video

Beck has teamed up with the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) on the new video for his song “Fix Me,” the final track off of his recent Grammy-nominated album, Colors. Featuring beloved Instagram baby Mame … Continue reading

Leaders from Top Brands & Nonprofits Gather to Discuss Business as a Force for Good

By Laura Ferreiro The inaugural Responsible Business Summit West took place in San Francisco November 14-15, bringing together top business leaders, nonprofits, think tanks and academics to discuss issues surrounding Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and ethical business practices. Among the … Continue reading

Cancer-Fighting Virtual Music Festival Returns with Ed Sheeran, Nick Jonas, The Breeders — Exclusive Vance Joy Video Premiere

 By Rachel Komich & Laura Ferreiro Ed Sheeran, Nick Jonas, The Breeders, Iron and Wine, Vance Joy and several other musicians are back for the fourth annual Bedstock – a virtual music festival in which artists perform from their beds … Continue reading

The Killers and Imagine Dragons to Headline Las Vegas Shooting Benefit Show

By Kaylee Muchow A benefit concert will be held next month to help the victims of the recent Las Vegas shooting massacre. The benefit will be held December 1 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and will be headlined by … Continue reading