Earth Day: Artists Invited to Participate in 72-Hour Live Streaming Event

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Earth Day is on April 22, and while people across the county will remain home, artists still have a chance to help celebrate the green holiday.

Earth Day Live will be held over 72 hours from April 22 - 24 and will be free to view in an online streaming event, reports Pollstar.

To commemorate the holiday's 50th anniversary, organizers have launched a call for artists to participate in a livestream event honoring the occasion.

This year’s holiday was going to be celebrated with a concert on the National Mall in Washington, DC. But given the stay-at-home orders announced throughout the country amid the coronavirus pandemic, a lineup was never announced for this year’s planned festivities.

Artists interested in participating in the livestream can reach out to mm@effectpartners.com or vanessa@wearemarchon.org.

Earth Day has long been an occasion for large gatherings and music events since 1990.

That year, a rally was held at the Capitol in DC and a concert was held at Merriweather Post Pavilion. The event included performances and appearances by from Michael Stipe and Peter Buck, 10,000 Maniacs, Ziggy Marley and Billy Bragg.

For more ideas on how you can save the planet, visit 1Thing.

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