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

Jack Johnson promotes healthy, affordable food on US tour

By Hilary Gridley For many artists, touring means a chance to see different cities and meet fans from all walks of life. For Jack Johnson, it brings an opportunity to effect change on a local level while mobilizing communities to … Continue reading

Jack Johnson donates 100% of tour profits to charity & promotes green touring initiatives

By Hilary Gridley It’s a rare treat when a musician who headlines massive festivals decides to perform at a series of smaller venues to give his fans a more intimate experience. Rarer still is a musician who gives the proceeds … Continue reading

Willie Nelson, Neil Young and Jack Johnson to headline Farm Aid 2012

By Hilary Gridley Despite America’s rich heritage as an agrarian republic, farmers continue to struggle. Fortunately, influential musicians remain allies to the families that feed the country. In 1987, soon after Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, and Neil Young launched the … Continue reading

Jack Johnson, Eddie Vedder and friends mark Earth Day with benefit compilation

By Laura Ferreiro Singer-songwriter Jack Johnson has released a 13-song compilation of live performance highlights from Hawaii’s Kokua Festival featuring tracks by Eddie Vedder, Willie Nelson, Ziggy Marley, Jackson Browne and more, titled “Jack Johnson and Friends: Best of Kokua … Continue reading