Junior is the heartbeat of four of our five songs around the world. His rhythm and timing represent the beat that unites us all. We met Junior at Mama Africa Restaurant the same night we met Mermans (of Afro Fiesta), and his smile and rhythm have lived with us ever since.
2019 Byron Bay Bluesfest | Playing For Change Band
In April, the members of the Playing For Change Band made their 6th appearance at the Byron Bay Bluesfest in Australia. This was the festival’s 30th year anniversary, and it featured a lineup of renowned world musicians such as Iggy Pop, Norah Jones, George Clinton, Mavis Staples, and Gary Clark Jr., as well as some PFC favorites like Jack Johnson, […]
Healing Hawaii Through Song | Taimane Releases New Music Video “Earth”
“I’m honored to have documented these lands before their metamorphosis and grateful to the island and its people for having shared and continuing to share so much with me.” -Taimane On May 3, 2018, a catastrophic volcanic event began in the Puna region on the island of Hawaii followed by a massive 6.9 earthquake the next […]