Kendrick Lamar, Diplo, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros to Headline Shaun White’s Air + Style: Los Angeles

By Billy Restivo Not only does Air + Style showcase some of the best snowboarders and skiers in the world, but the two-day event February 21 and 22 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena will also feature performances by an … Continue reading

Tibet House Benefit Concert to Feature Flaming Lips, Philip Glass, Laurie Anderson and More

By Billy Restivo Tibet House US, an organization dedicated to the preservation of Tibetan culture, is gearing up to celebrate the silver anniversary of its annual benefit concert with some of the most renowned names in music. And what better … Continue reading

Foo Fighters’ First Show of 2015 to Benefit Three Music Charities

By Laura Ferreiro Foo Fighters have announced their first show of 2015 and it’s a doozy. In addition to the fact that it will be their final show in Southern California before they embark on their Sonic Highways world tour … Continue reading

Wake Up with Win Butler’s Signature Brew Supporting Haitian Farmers

By Billy Restivo Arcade Fire frontman and activist Win Butler has just announced the presale of RaRa Coffee, a specialty brew grown in Haiti and roasted by Philadelphia’s La Colombe Coffee Roasters. And while the internet is bound to blow … Continue reading

War Child and Warner Music Want You to Put Your Holiday Tune Expertise to Good Use for a Great Cause

By Billy Restivo It’s time brush up on your holiday classics. War Child, an organization providing support for war-afflicted youth, has recently teamed up with Warner Music Group to present a charity-driven festive music quiz, “Christmas Feed… BACK.” The quiz … Continue reading

tUnE-yArDs Quench Thirst by Launching Water Charity Fund

By Laura Ferreiro In the raucous, percussion-driven romp, “Water Fountain,” tUnE-yArDs’ Merrill Garbus sings, “No water in the water fountain,” but this is a situation she’s actively working to prevent. The indie rock band has announced The Water Fountain Fund, … Continue reading

Chromeo and Passion Pit Get Freaky in Bed for MyMusicRx’s Bedstock 2014

By Jack Riewe For kids with cancer and other serious illnesses, being stuck in a hospital is about to become a little more bearable. MyMusicRx, an online extension of a two-decade-old program started by the Children’s Cancer Association (CCA), will … Continue reading

The Ally Coalition Assembles Top Talent to Support Equality

By Travis Clark For one night only, some of the top talent in the entertainment industry will assemble for The Ally Coalition’s Talent Show on December 2 at New World Stages in New York City. The Ally Coalition was co-founded … Continue reading

Rock Lottery Brings Together Members of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Au Revoir Simone, Parquet Courts and Crocodiles to Benefit the Harmony Program

By Jack Riewe Brooklyn’s Rock Lottery, a unique event that brings 25 musicians together to create music outside their comfort zone and donate the proceeds to the local non-profit Harmony Program, will mark its fifth anniversary on December 6. Stripped … Continue reading

HeadCount Teams Up with Jack Johnson, Weird Al, Jason Mraz and More to Encourage Young People to ‘Go Vote’

By Travis Clark This Election Day, HeadCount.org and more than 300 entertainers will work together in a massive campaign to get fans to vote. Using the hashtag #GoVote, the campaign aims to get more people out for the midterm elections … Continue reading