MusiCares concert with Alice In Chains, Heart and Mark Lanegan to benefit DJ AM Memorial Fund

By Hilary Gridley Addiction is a very real issue many artists struggle to overcome, and having a strong support network can make the all the difference between recovery and relapse. After committing to sobriety, the late DJ AM dedicated himself … Continue reading

Red Hot Chili Peppers urge fans to help stop the extradition of environmental activist Paul Watson

By Laura Ferreiro The Red Hot Chili Peppers are calling for German authorities to stop the extradition of environmental activist Captain Paul Watson to Costa Rica, and have asked their fans to show their support. Watson is the founder of … Continue reading

Patti Smith, Tom Morello and Ladytron support Occupy movement with massive comp

By Laura Ferreiro Ninety-nine artists including Patti Smith, Tom Morello, Yoko Ono, Thievery Corporation, Joan Baez, Mogwai and Ladytron have donated tracks to a forthcoming compilation album titled “Occupy This Album,” which will benefit the Occupy Wall Street movement. The … Continue reading

The Shins, Death Cab for Cutie team up with to register voters this election year

By Laura Ferreiro Death Cab For Cutie, Andrew Bird and The Shins are among the artists who have invited to join them on tour to register voters this election year. HeadCount has worked with renowned artists for several years … Continue reading