During a recent video shoot in Bangladesh, bystander Shafin asked what the message behind Playing For Change was all about. We played our video “Listen to the Music” for him and his articulate response moved us all.
Zakir Hussain performing in the Song Around The World, “King Clavé” The pre-eminent classical tabla virtuoso of our time, Zakir Hussain, is appreciated both in the field of percussion and in the music world at large as an international phenomenon and one of the world’s most esteemed and influential musicians. The foremost disciple of his […]
PLAYING FOR CHANGE AND THE UNITED NATIONS ANNOUNCE “PEACE THROUGH MUSIC: A GLOBAL EVENT FOR THE ENVIRONMENT”
PLAYING FOR CHANGE AND THE UNITED NATIONS ANNOUNCE “PEACE THROUGH MUSIC: A GLOBAL EVENT FOR THE ENVIRONMENT” FEATURING PERFORMANCES BY BAABA MAAL, BEN HARPER, BLACK PUMAS, GIOVANNI HIDALGO, JACK JOHNSON, JAKE SHIMABUKURO, KEB’ MO’, LINIKER, MICKEY HART, PAULA FUGA, RHIANNON GIDDENS, RODRIGO Y GABRIELA, ROSANNE CASH, SARA BAREILLES, SIKIRU ADEPOJU, SLASH, STEPHEN PERKINS (JANE’S ADDICTION), […]