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Jack Johnson Raises The Green Musician Bar With Continued “1% For The Planet” Support

August 27th, 2009 · Leave a Comment

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Jack Johnson is continually hailed as one of the most green artists.  The on-going education he provides to the music industry and fans about what it means to be a green artist inspires and challenges us all.   For more about what you can do as a green touring artist to both reduce and offset your carbon impacts visit the “greening” section on Jack’s website.

1% For The Planet is a global movement of 1236 businesses and musicians who giveback one percent of their sales toward their choice of over 1800 environmental charities, services programs.  1% for the Planet exists to build and support an alliance of businesses financially committed to creating a healthy planet.  The YouTube video below shows Jack’s continued support for 1% For The Planet.

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Enviro-friendly Electronic Artist Moby performs free shows for European “Play to Stop” climate campaign

August 23rd, 2009 · Leave a Comment

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MTV and Climate Action of the European Commission recently launched a campaign to win over the minds of today’s music loving youth with the launch of the Play to Stop website and series of concerts performed by top talent.

Moby’s recent free shows began at the Hotel Rival in Stockholm, Sweden on Thursday, August 20th.   Although the campaign is targeted at 11 European countries (Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Poland, Romania, Sweden and the UK), the MTV concerts will only be performed in Budapest, Stockholm and Copenhagen.

While supplies last, free tickets are available just by sending an email to play4climate@mtvne.com.

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