Articles tagged michael franti

Michael Franti and Spearhead: 29 September 2010 - Austin, TX

The entire show proves an exercise in how music can not only help people feel good, but also to raise their consciousness about the world's ills and feel empowered to go out and help change it.

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Not long ago, the idea of a politically charged act like Michael Franti & Spearhead headlining at a mellow outdoor summer festival would have been

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16 Oct 2007 // 1:35 AM

Though times change, Michael Franti’s fire still burns

In 2004, musician Michael Franti and a small camera crew traveled into the hearts of Baghdad, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip - not the

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1 Jan 1995 // 1:03 AM

Trade Off (2000)

One year ago, 50,000 citizens took to the streets of Seattle to protest the first meeting of the World Trade Organization to be held in the

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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