Team Green World with Barenaked Ladies

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On July 3rd Team Green World met up with Barenaked Ladies and REVERB onsite coordinator Emilio on the Last Summer on Earth Tour 2015. Read about their experience below… Wow, we had a great day with REVERB at their Eco-Village! A PICTURE IS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS, RIGHT? Here’s the backstory — on May 27th, we received a kind invitation …

Dave Matthews Band and REVERB Farm Programs off and running!

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What do Green Gate Farms, Dave Matthews Band, Reverb, and the Austin 360 Amphitheater have in common?  A dedication to resource recovery through composting food waste! Last week, Dave Matthews Band kicked off their nationwide tour right here in Austin, and they worked together with Reverb (reverb.org) to source much of their food from local farmers, and to recycle their …

REVERB artists donate guitar strings to raise awareness and support charities

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Wear Your Music and REVERB artists have teamed up to support charity by turning guitar strings into jewelry. The non-profit Wear Your Music receives old guitar strings, donated by artists, and turns them into beautifully designed bracelets for the public to purchase. Proceeds then go to a charity of the artists’ choosing. Check out which artists are donating their strings …

Adam’s Life on the (greener) Road with Guster

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Life On the (greener) Road with Guster DISCLAIMER—this is my first blog entry ever.  I don’t even have a personal Facebook account. So here goes nothing… It’s been practically 4 years since I’ve been on a “proper” tour with my band Guster that extends into the unknown abyss of time without any definitive end date. In 2013 we had the …

Behind the scenes: Our “No More Blood Wood” video

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Early in 2014, plans began to come together for the next step in our campaign to fight illegal logging. We’ve been working with the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) (link) on this issue, beginning in 2013 with a postcard-writing campaign for fans in the Eco-Villages on tour with Maroon 5 and Barenaked Ladies. We brainstormed around ways to continue to get …

Your volunteer application questions answered

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REVERB Blog – Volunteer Program – What happens to your REVERB Volunteer Application once you click “submit application”? By Paige Roth Paige Roth is REVERB’s Community Coordinator and Volunteer Program Manager Every REVERB volunteer looks forward to spring, as much for the warm(er) weather as for the opening of the REVERB summer tour applications! Imagine – you’ve applied to volunteer …

Volunteer Opinions – REVERB, Jack Johnson, and ‘All At Once’

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The following is a post written by Brendan F. Clemente, a volunteer from Jack Johnson’s 2014 World Tour and ‘All At Once’ campaign. ‘All At Once’ is a social action network providing information, tools and motivation to empower individuals to become active in their local and world community. REVERB partners with Jack Johnson and the ‘All At Once’ team to …

Hitting the Ground Running

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2014 proved an exciting year for REVERB. From Dave Matthews Band and Jack Johnson throughout the summer to Icona Pop and Linkin Park in the Fall (and our many other wonderful artists), we were busier than ever working to green tours and spread awareness through music. After a refreshing break over the holidays, the REVERB team is back in action, …