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Steven Tyler’s GRAMMY Awards® Viewing Party to benefit Janie’s Fund at Raleigh Studios Hollywood

Iconic music legend and humanitarian Steven Tyler celebrated his second annual GRAMMY Awards® Viewing Party to benefit Janie’s Fund with over 500 friends and supporters including Sharon Stone, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Alice Cooper, and more at Raleigh Studios Hollywood. Hosted by Jane Lynch, the exclusive gala featured a live viewing of the 61st Annual…

Pictures From Steven Tyler’s GRAMMY Awards® Viewing Party benefiting Janie’s Fund

STEVEN TYLER CELEBRATES SECOND ANNUAL  GRAMMY AWARDS® VIEWING PARTY BENEFITING JANIE’S FUND PRESENTED BY LIVE NATION Hollywood and Rock Royalty Gathered at the Exclusive Gala Raising $2.8 Million for Janie’s Fund Aerosmith Closed the Night with Epic Live Performance LOS ANGELES, CA (February 11, 2019) –  Last night, iconic music legend and humanitarian Steven Tyler celebrated his second annual GRAMMY Awards® Viewing Party to…

Save a Child’s Heart presents “Mystery of the Heart” Gala on Sat, Feb 9 @ UCLA Royce Hall

SAVE A CHILD’S HEART PRESENTS “MYSTERY OF THE HEART” GALA SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9, AT UCLA ROYCE HALL Honorees: Dr. Hillel Laks and Jeff Frost Presenters:  Freddie Highmore, Lisa Edelstein (Host) and many others Performing: Lior Suchard, Jim Belushi and the Sacred Hearts Band, Voices of Hope Children’s Choirand others Save a Child’s Heart (SACH) presents “Mystery of…

GRAMMY Museum And MusiCares Announce 2019 GRAMMY Charity Online Auctions – Grammy Week Edition

GRAMMY MUSEUM® AND MUSICARES®ANNOUNCE 2019 GRAMMY® CHARITY ONLINE AUCTIONS—GRAMMY WEEK EDITION EBAY AUCTION OFFERS EXCLUSIVE ITEMS AND A CHANCE TO WIN TICKETS TO THE 62ND GRAMMY AWARDS® GRAMMY Museum® and MusiCares® This year’s GRAMMY® Charity Online Auctions—GRAMMY Week Edition features a wide range of exclusive items from GRAMMY winners Coldplay, Fleetwood Mac, Childish Gambino, Maren…

MusiCares And Facing Addiction With NCADD Announce Ninth Annual Teens Make Music Contest Winners

TEENS MAKE MUSIC MATTER SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (JAN. 22, 2019) — Facing Addiction with NCADD has partnered with MusiCares® to support the ninth annual MusiCares Teens Make Music Contest. The contest challenged young people to create an original song and/or music video that celebrates life without alcohol or drugs, bringing attention to the real-life consequences of substance misuse.…

Aerosmith to Perform at Steven Tyler’s GRAMMY Awards® Viewing Party benefiting Janie’s Fund – Feb. 10

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Star-studded gala hosted by Jane Lynch to be held at Raleigh Studios in Hollywood on Sunday, Feb. 10 Presented by Live Nation LOS ANGELES (Jan. 9, 2019) – Iconic music legend and humanitarian Steven Tyler announced the return of his GRAMMY Awards® Viewing Party to benefit Janie’s Fund, presented by Live Nation, on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019 at Raleigh Studios in…

Additional Performers Announced For 2019 MusiCares Person Of The Year Tribute Honoring Dolly Parton

VINCE GILL, DON HENLEY, KACEY MUSGRAVES, WILLIE NELSON, LINDA PERRY, AND MAVIS STAPLES ANNOUNCED AS ADDITIONAL PERFORMERS AT 2019 MUSICARES® PERSON OF THE YEAR TRIBUTE HONORING DOLLY PARTON ANNUAL TRIBUTE BENEFITING MUSICARES® AND ITS VITAL SAFETY NET OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAMS FOR MUSIC PEOPLE TO BE HELD IN LOS ANGELES DURING GRAMMY® WEEK ON FRIDAY, FEB. 8,…

LuxAnthropy Announces Partnership With The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation

Acclaimed Fashion Designer and ETAF Ambassador Zac Posen Donates Gown to Kick Off the Partnership LuxAnthropy.com Los Angeles, CA – November 29, 2018 — High fashion resale website LuxAnthropy announces a new partnership with The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation (ETAF) and American fashion designer Zac Posen, Ambassador for The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation. The partnership,…

GRAMMY Museum And MusiCares Announce GRAMMY Charity Online Auctions – Holiday Edition

EBAY AUCTION OFFERS EXCLUSIVE ITEMS AND A CHANCE TO WIN TICKETS TO THE 61ST GRAMMY AWARDS® This year’s GRAMMY® Charity Online Auctions—Holiday Edition features signed items such as guitars, vinyl, and more from GRAMMY winners Coldplay,Bruno Mars, and Rihanna, GRAMMY nominees Dierks Bentley, Katy Perry, andSZA, and platinum recording artists Noah Cyrus, Brett Eldredge, and many more. Bidders will also have the opportunity to…

Interview Q&A with Phyllis Keino (Founder, Lewa Children’s Home in Kenya) and World 2018 Humanitarian Award Honoree

Phyllis Keino is the 2018 Humanitarian Award Honoree at the 2018 World of Children annual awards. She is the founder of Lewa Children’s Home in Kenya. She started as a mother of seven, and kept going until now being a mother to thousands. She has transformed not only thousands of children’s lives, but also the…

Interview with Caragan Olles, the Creator Of Bright Young Dyslexics, and the 2018 World of Children Youth Award Honoree!!

Interview with Caragan Olles, an extraordinary high school student making a real impact on other kids of all ages with dyslexia. She is the creator/founder of Bright Young Dyslexics, and the 2018 World of Children Youth Award Honoree!! More info here: https://worldofchildren.org/honoree/caragan-olles/  But first, Q&A! Joanna:  Last year your own math teacher mocked dyslexia in front…

2018 WORLD OF CHILDREN AWARDS CEREMONY & BENEFIT CELEBRATED HEROES FOR CHILDREN

NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 01: Anta Mbow, Caragan Olles, Kay Isaacson Leibowitz, Sandy Kemper, Ehsan Mehrangais, Harry leibowitz and Phyllis Keino attend the 2018 World of Children Awards Ceremony and Benefit Honoring Heroes for Children on November 1, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images for World Of Children Awards) Annual…

Musical director Benny Blanco joins host Rudy Mancuso to present benefit concert for Tommy Mark

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MUSICAL DIRECTOR BENNY BLANCO JOINS HOST RUDY MANCUSO TO PRESENT A MAGICAL EVENING TO BENEFIT THE TOMMY MARK MEMORIAL FUND NOVEMBER 18th BILLIE EILISH, DENZEL CURRY, LIL DICKY, CASHMERE CAT, MIKE POSNER, LELE PONS and BRYCE VINE, WITH OTHER SPECIAL GUESTS, TO PERFORM A BENEFIT CONCERT FOR “TOMMY’S FIELD” AT THE ORPHEUM THEATRE Sunday, November…

Playing For Change PFC DAY 2018: Saturday, September 15

In Los Angeles this Saturday, the aforementioned blues-and-rock infused Rob Morrow Band will play tracks off their upcoming debut album www.pledgemusic.com/projects/>robmorrowband, performing at Molly Malone’s along with Americana duo Mia and Jonah www.miaandjonah.com and alt-rockers Donkey Island Penitentiary www.donkeyislandpenitentiary.com. Mia and Jonah’s set will serve as the official LA record release show for their forthcoming fourth album ‘Spin as One,’ while Donkey Island…

3rd annual AUTISM ROCKS concert this Sunday, Sept. 16 at the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica

THE 3RD ANNUAL AUTISM ROCKS CONCERT IS SCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16 AT THE THIRD STREET PROMENADE  IN SANTA MONICA, CA Los Angeles, CA – August 23, 2018: The 3rd Annual Autism Rocks concert, which is organized by the nonprofit Swag Squad Inc., is being held at the Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica from 3-5pm this Sunday, September 16, 2018. It will be an afternoon of celebration, and…

Ray Romano to Host IMF Comedy Celebration feat. Gabriel Iglesias, Natasha Leggero, Nick Kroll, Chelsea Peretti & More!

INTERNATIONAL MYELOMA FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES  ALL-STAR LINEUP FOR THE 12TH ANNUAL COMEDY CELEBRATION, HOSTED BY RAY ROMANO ON NOVEMBER 3 SCHEDULED PERFORMERS INCLUDE CRISTELA ALONZO, GABRIEL IGLESIAS, JIM JEFFERIES, NICK KROLL, NATASHA LEGGERO, KEVIN NEALON, CHELSEA PERETTI AND SASHEER ZAMATA Event Benefits the Peter Boyle Research Fund & Supports the Black Swan Research Initiative Evening to Honor World-Renowned…

Grammy Museum Selects Students For Grammy Camp Los Angeles

GRAMMY MUSEUM® SELECTS STUDENTS FOR GRAMMY CAMP® LOS ANGELES UNIQUE SUMMER PROGRAM BRINGS TOGETHER YOUTH WITH OUTSTANDING ARTISTS AND MUSIC INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS SANTA MONICA, Calif. (May 18, 2017)—The GRAMMY Museum® announced today that 88 talented high school students from 75 U.S. cities and 24 U.S. stateshave been selected as participants in the 14th annual GRAMMY Camp® program. The signature music industry camp for U.S. high school…

Sara O’Brien and the Community Rocks Kids to release LET YOURSELF SHINE June 22nd

SARA O’BRIEN & THE COMMUNITY ROCKS KIDS ANNOUNCE LET YOURSELF SHINE FOR JUNE 22 RELEASE Educational, engaging, fun and FUNNY music written by kids, with kids and for kids to empower confidence, inspire literacy, motivate movement and celebrate self-expression! Let yours heart sing, let your soul sparkle, LET YOURSELF SHINE! Let Yourself Shine! is a record of…

Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine, AT&T and Fresh Films Launch the AT&T Hello Sunshine Filmmaker Lab for Teen Girls

AT&T and REESE WITHERSPOON’S HELLO SUNSHINE TO GIVE GIRLS A CHANCE TO LEARN FILMMAKING THIS SUMMER THROUGH COLLABORATION WITH FRESH FILMS  20 teen girls will spend a week this summer in Los Angeles gaining hands-on experience creating a TV show MAY 8, 2018 – LOS ANGELES –  Though women make up 50% of moviegoers, they represent…

Little Village Foundation Releases Seven New Albums Featuring California’s Foremost Underground Artists

“Nonprofit helps worthy California musicians get wide attention.” –San Francisco Chronicle “[Little Village] label boasts some of the best musicians you’ve never heard of.” –San Jose Mercury News Santa Ynez, CA — Monday, May 7, 2018 — Now in its third year of nationally releasing critically-acclaimed recordings by California’s leading underground artists, nonprofit record label…

The Playing For Change Foundation & International Jazz Day Announce Long-Term Partnership

The Playing For Change Foundation & International Jazz Day Announce Long-Term Partnership; Joint Venture Kicks Off on International Jazz Day, April 30 WASHINGTON, DC, April 27, 2018 – The Playing For Change Foundation is joining with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO’s) International Jazz Day to announce a long-term partnership involving mutually beneficial programs and events. The partnership…

ANDY IRONS: KISSED BY GOD Film Comes to U.S. Cinemas on May 31 – 1 NIGHT ONLY EVENT

World Champion Surfer Andy Irons’ Gripping Tale of Opioid Addiction and Bipolar Disorder Comes to U.S. Cinemas on May 31 Only  The Poignant Documentary Gets a Big Screen Debut This Spring, With an Introduction From Chris Hemsworth and Q&A DENVER – April 26, 2018 – Moviegoers can experience the heart-wrenching story of three-time world champion surfer Andy Irons when “Andy Irons: Kissed…