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Before My Son Died, Music Mattered More Than Medicine

Jennifer Canvasser | Posted 03.01.2017 | Parents
Jennifer Canvasser

Music brought our family together during extraordinarily difficult times. As music filled Micah's hospital room, the songs nurtured our relationships. We bonded over music because it gave us a shared experience - that wasn't about the next medical procedure.

Jill Scott's Powerful Rendition Of Billie Holiday's Strange Fruit Is A Must Watch

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 11.23.2015 | Black Voices

On November 20, A&E aired the Shining a Light: A Concert for Progress on Race in America. The benefit concert highlighted issues of racial inequality ...

Pharrell, John Legend And Others Band Together For Concert Around Racial Inequality

The Huffington Post | Aaron Barksdale | Posted 11.18.2015 | Black Voices

Some of the music industry's biggest stars are coming together to raise their voices for a cause. A&E Networks has teamed up with iHeartMedia for a on...

Movie Review: 12-12-12

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Amir Bar-Lev and Charlie Lightening's new film, 12-12-12 would be worth seeing if only for the moment where James Dolan loses his temper because of a technical glitch.

Experts: Benefit Concerts Aren't Worth The Effort

Posted 02.05.2013 | Impact

By Patrick Sullivan, the NonProfit Times The Concert for Bangladesh raised $250,000 in 1971 for UNICEF, about $1.4 million in 2012 dollars. It’s ...

Prince To Be Honored At Carnegie Hall Concert

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment

Legendary entertainer Prince will be honored this March with a benefit concert for music education. The concert will be held at Carnegie Hall on M...

Coldplay To Headline Charity Concert To Fight Child Poverty

Posted 11.23.2011 | Impact

A night of music and laughter is sure to draw a crowd -- especially when it's hosted by Coldplay. The band released a statement yesterday saying it...

The Joys of Participation

Robin Quivers | Posted 07.13.2011 | Impact
Robin Quivers

I just got back from Napa a few days ago where we held the first ever 15 Foundation "It's For The Kids Benefit Concert," and what a wonderful weekend. I met so many fantastic fans.

Music is Universal, Education Should Be Too

Tammy Tibbetts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tammy Tibbetts

Girls around the world fascinate me endlessly. Although I'm 25, I'm able to develop a bond, and an awareness of their dreams, through social media.


Michelle Edgar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michelle Edgar

It was just one year ago that New York-based charity Music Unites was founded by Michelle Edgar to support music education in underfunded inner city s...

Public Enemy 'Brings The Noise' For DC Homeless Youth

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Hip hop group Public Enemy has reunited to lend their voices for a great cause. The group plans to promote National Homeless Youth Awareness Month by ...

This Sunday, Help Us Turn Carnegie Hall (RED)

James Boyce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
James Boyce

Not only is Irish musician Gavin Friday performing at Carnegie Hall on Sunday night, he's bringing a few friends. Like Bono. The Edge. Larry Mullen, Jr. And Adam Clayton.

UCLA Students to Benefit Burma at the 3rd Annual Mighty Mic Concert

Levi Felix | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Levi Felix

This student-run nonprofit concert attracts about 2,000 attendees annually and is fast becoming a UCLA tradition.

Coming Together For A Three Day Sleepover Music Festival To Help Multi-Culture Agriculture In The Northwest

Patricia Amaya | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Patricia Amaya

The three day Sleepover will feature homemade organic foods with the proceeds being donated to Thurston County Gleaners Coalition.