Kris Kristofferson on United Farm Workers, activism, and landing a helicopter on Johnny Cash’s lawn

By Laura Ferreiro With his deep, gravelly baritone and his acoustic guitar, Kris Kristofferson has championed causes ranging from promoting tolerance to defending human rights for decades. Often described as an outlaw poet, his journey has taken him from Oxford, … Continue reading

Peter Frampton, RZA and Judd Apatow team up for 826LA benefit show

By Hilary Gridley What do Judd Apatow, Peter Frampton, Pee-Wee Herman and Jon Brion have in common? As it turns out, a strong commitment to widespread literacy and children’s creative development. On June 14, musician/producer Jon Brion and famed producer/director/screenwriter … Continue reading

Switchfoot stand up for kids at their Bro-Am music and surfing festival

By Laura Ferreiro There’s one day a year that Switchfoot look forward to more than any other. Surpassing even their biggest concerts, award ceremonies, and holidays is Switchfoot’s Bro-Am, which stands out as the highlight of the Southern California band’s … Continue reading