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34 Years Ago, LIVE AID Took The World By Storm

In 1985, the world would bear witness to one of the greatest music festivals ever assembled. Organized by Sir Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in the effort to raise funds to fight famine in Ethiopia, LIVE AID recruited some of the biggest names in music at the time, including Queen, David Bowie, U2, and...
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David Gilmour Raises $21.5 Million By Auctioning Guitar Collection For Charity

Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour has set a record-breaking amount of money during his charity guitar auction at Christie's Auction House in New York. After auctioning off 123 of his guitars, Gilmour set the world record for the largest guitar collection sold at a charity auction, raising a total...
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That Time Lars Ulrich Appeared on "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire"

Normally when we think of celebrities known for their intelligence, people like Elon Musk and Neil deGrasse Tyson come to mind. But there was a time when the hottest game show on television was Who Wants To Be A Millionare? and all of the contestants were musicians from multiple genres raising...
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Sully Erna & Godsmack Form The Scars Foundation To Raise Mental Health Awareness

Sully Erna and Godsmack seek to help raise awareness for treating mental health with the formation of The Scars Foundation. According to the band's website , "With the rise of suicides, bullying, addiction, abuse and so many other challenges, The Scars Foundation is dedicated to providing resources...
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GALLERY: Saving by Shaving 2019

The Hill-Man Morning Show held their live broadcast at the annual Saving by Shaving event at Granite Communications in Quincy, MA where over $6.5 million was raised for the Boston Children's Hospital featuring some special guests like David Ortiz, Ray Bourque, Troy Brown and Gov. Charlie Baker.
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Pearl Jam Donates $10.8 Million to Fight Homelessness

In an effort to combat homelessness, Pearl Jam has raised over $10.8 million through their " Home Shows " initiative. A portion of the proceeds came from ticket and merchandise sales from the band's Home Show concerts at Safeco Field, though a majority came from donations from fans and...
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Watch Former Guns N' Roses & Megadeth Members Jam with Boston's Boys and Girls Club

Normally when kids go on a field trip they go to places like a museum or a historical landmark. So it's not very often that some of the most talented musicians in all of rock decide to stop by for a jam session. But for the kids of Boston's West End House Boys & Girls Club, they got a special...
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Steven Tyler Opens Facility For Abused and Neglected Girls

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler has long been a supporter of girls that have faced abuse and neglect. In parnership with his program Janie's Fund and Youth Villages, Tyler appeared in Bartlett, TN for the official scarf-cutting ceremony marking the opening of Janie's House. Newly renovated, the house is...
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Jack Black, Tom Morello, Geezer Butler and More Attend 'Bowl For Ronnie' Charity Event

Some of the biggest names in rock and metal gathered together to take part in the fourth annual 'Bowl For Ronnie' charity event to benefit to raise money for the late singer's Stand Up and Shout Cancer Fund. Among those in attendence included Jack Black of Tenacious D, Tom Morello of Rage Against...
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After Winning In Game 2 Mookie Betts Snuck Out To Feed The Homeless

It turns out Red Sox outfielder Mookie Metts is just as big a hero on the field as he is off the field. Shortly after beating the LA Dodgers at Fenway Park in Game 2 of the World Series, Betts reportedly snuck away to go help provide warm meals to the homeless at the Boston Public Library. Former...
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