Triple A Supports Earth Day
March 31, 2010 at 8:57 AM (PT)
Several Triple A stations are celebrating Earth Day’s 40th anniversary this APRIL. They include:
NORTHEAST BROADCASTING Triple A WXRV 9THE RIVER)/BOSTON is planning a free lunchtime concert celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day on THURSDAY APRIL 22nd at the ROSE KENNEDY Greenway. Set to perform are THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS and CITIZEN COPE. The Rose Kennedy Greenway, a mile-long ribbon of open space, was created when BOSTON's elevated six-lane highway was demolished and the Central Artery Project completed.
This year marks the debut of CBS Triple A WZGC (929 DAVE FM)/ATLANTA’s "Earthday Birthday" party. This year’s inaugural event will take place SUNDAY, APRIL 25th at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park. It features BEN HARPER AND RELENTLESS 7, GUSTER and ALBERTA CROSS.
ENTERCOM Triple A KMTT/SEATTLE's annual 103.7 The Mountain's Earth Day Concert is set to take place TUESDAY, APRIL 13th at The Moore Theatre. This year’s event features TRAIN and ONE ESKIMO. During the evening, KMTT will be presenting the WILDERNESS SOCIETY a check of the proceeds from Live from the Mountain Music Lounge Vol. 15.
ALPHA BROADCASTING Triple A KINK/PORTLAND, OR, will be having their annual Earth Day Concert on APRIL 22nd. The event features JACKIE GREENE AND ONE ESKIMO. Proceeds from the concert will benefit The FRESHWATER TRUST.
DOT COM PLUS Triple A WZEW/MOBILE will hold a series of lunchtime concerts WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY and FRIDAY (APRIL 21st-23rd) to celebrate Earth Day. On WEDNESDAY they will partner with the Keep Mobile Beautiful foundation and encourage listeners to bring their old phonebooks for recycling and in return they will receive a CD from the prize closet. This will take place in downtown Mobile at Beinville Square and will feature a performance by local musician REBECCA BARRY.
SAGA Triple A WRSI/NORTHAMPTON, MA is teaming up with public television station WGBY and presenting a DAR WILLIAMS/PATTY LARKIN concert with a free outdoor Earth Day festival prior to the show on SUNDAY, APRIL 25th.
PITTSBURGH COMMUNITY BROADCASTING Triple A WYEP/PITTSBURGH is recognizing Earth Day with a brand new series of workshops dedicated to going green. The workshops are open to the public and will run from APRIL 21st to JUNE 5th, which is World Environment Day. This year PITTSBURGH is hosting a conference around this occasion.
SAGA Triple A WCNR (THE CORNER)/CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, is working with a local organization called "Earth Week" that runs an Earth Day Eco-Fair event at the Charlottesville Pavilion. Corner Staff will host/emcee the event and broadcast on-site.