Duran Duran & Eagles of Death Metal Show Solidarity for Paris Attack Victims through ‘Save a Prayer’ Campaign

By Anna DiBlosi Duran Duran and fans of Eagles of Death Metal have united in solidarity in the recent aftermath of the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks on Paris. Eagles of Death Metal were playing at Paris’ Le Bataclan Theater when … Continue reading

Jack Johnson, Pharrell, Sheryl Crow, Sting and More Featured in ‘Earth in Concert’ Exhibit

By Laura Ferreiro A groundbreaking new exhibit at the California Science Center features several prominent musicians including Sting, Pharrell Williams, Jack Johnson, Sheryl Crow, Ziggy Marley and Willie Nelson, exploring how they use their public platform as artists to raise … Continue reading

Girl Power News Bites: Speedy Ortiz Donates Tour Proceeds to Girls Rock Camp; Santigold, Laurie Anderson, Kathleen Hanna to Play Benefit

By James Pleasant Musicians around the United States are empowering young women to kick butt in music and eradicate gender norms and stereotypes in a typically male-dominated industry. As part of the effort, indie-rock band Speedy Ortiz will donate an … Continue reading

Rock Stars Donate Well-Worn Leather for Unique Watches Benefiting MusiCares

By James Pleasant Have you ever dreamt of wearing your favorite rock star’s beaten and battered leather jacket or the boots that have walked across countless stages? Now you can come pretty close, because Nixon – a boutique wristwatch and … Continue reading

Common, Lil Herb & Other Chicago Rappers Fight to End Gun Violence

By James Pleasant Chicago rappers Common, Lil’ Herb, King Louie and others have joined forces up to promote the Music vs. Gun Violence campaign in an interactive music video urging their city to “Put the Guns Down.” The campaign, developed … Continue reading

Aaron Neville, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Dumpstaphunk & More to Play LEAF Festival Celebrating New Orleans

By James Pleasant Grammy-award winning singer/songwriter Aaron Neville will join the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Dumpstaphunk and many more for the 41st annual LEAF Festival October 15-18 in Asheville, North Carolina. This year’s LEAF Festival theme is Celebrating the Spirit … Continue reading

ONE.org Volunteer Leader Shares Experiences at Global Citizen Festival with Coldplay, Beyonce, Bono & Malala

By Barb Barrar, ONE Volunteer Leader in New Jersey It could not have been a more beautiful day for a free concert in New York City. On Saturday, September 26, more than 60,000 people gathered on the Great Lawn in … Continue reading

Photo15 Auction Unites Musicians, Photographers & Actors in Support of AIDS Monument in West Hollywood

By Laura Ferreiro It’s not every day that you get to see Deborah Harry cozying up to Iggy Pop, Grace Jones hugging her favorite vinyl record, or stare into the eyes of an adoring fan through the gaze of Lenny … Continue reading

Florence + The Machine, Hozier, Noel Gallagher, Vance Joy & More Sing ‘Boob Spelled Backward is Boob’

By Laura Ferreiro There’s certainly no shortage of worthwhile breast cancer charities to support this October during Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but one of the most joyous and silly projects we’ve come across features a whole host of renowned musicians … Continue reading