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

Jack Johnson Joins the 5 Gyres SEA Change Expedition to Spread Awareness of Plastic Pollution in the Ocean

By James Pleasant Singer-songwriter and long-time environmental activist Jack Johnson has joined the 5 Gyres non-profit organization on an expedition to spread awareness and educate people about plastics pollution in the world’s oceans. On June 2, Johnson, alongside the 5 Gyres … Continue reading

ALO’s Zach Gill on Touring for a Great Cause and Partying With Pal Jack Johnson

By Billy Restivo From Santa Barbara driveways to arenas and festivals all around the world, the guys in Animal Liberation Orchestra (ALO) have been infecting audiences with a vibrant, groovy rock that seems almost indigenous to their native Golden State. … 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

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