U2’s Bono Calls for Humility in the Age of Trump

U2’s Bono Calls for Humility in the Age of Trump

By John Hart (Opportunity Lives) In the age of Donald Trump, it seems many artists are determined to build a wall between the Left and Right and ask their patrons to pay for it. One voice calling for humility and reflection in a time of polarization is U2’s Bono, who,...

Getting “Benefit” Concerts Right

By Molly Connolly I got in late last night from Los Angeles where I was attending the live taping of an event entitled “Shining a Light: A Concert for Progress on Race in America” that will air of A+E networks this evening. It was a star studded line-up with moving...

SXSW 2015 in Review

By Molly Connolly It’s the Monday after South by Southwest and the streets of Austin are eerily deserted. Less than 12 hours ago the main thoroughfare was teaming with over 400,000 people. Now, buss drivers are tearing the Walking Dead ads off their busses and concert...

Songs of the Nation: Sacred and Secular

By Mark Rodgers It wasn’t just Christmas music that pumped spiritual sentiments through your speakers in December.   Four of the biggest songs on the airways were drenched with religious language, but reflecting and possibly furthering the growing sacred/secular split...

Free Christmas Download from Sleeping At Last

Our friends, Sleeping At Last, have recorded a Christmas album that is available for free on NoiseTrade. As an added gesture of goodwill, they are donating all the “tips” they receive through NoiseTrade to St. Jude’s Children’s hospital. If you...