As Tall As Lions will be playing a free show on February 18th at The Troubadour in West Hollywood, Ca. It is a first come, first serve basis–no tickets will be issued.
Lydia has announced a new set of tour dates.
2/19/2009 The Launchpad Albuquerque, NM 2/20/2009 The Loft Colorado Springs, CO 2/21/2009 Larimer Lounge Denver, CO 2/24/2009 The Waiting Room Omaha, NE 2/25/2009 Vaudeville Mews Des Moines, IA 2/26/2009 Station 4 St. Paul, MN 2/27/2009 The Annex Madison, WI 2/28/2009 AV-Aerie Chicago, IL 3/1/2009 Purdue University West Lafayette, IN 3/2/2009 The Grog Shop Cleveland Heights, OH 3/3/2009 The Barbary Philadelphia, PA 3/4/2009 Middle East Cambridge, Massachusetts 3/5/2009 Mercury Lounge New York, NY 3/6/2009 Maxwells Hoboken, NJ
Click here to view the bands that are set to perform at SXSW 2009.
Below is the new Rise Against video for “Audience of One”
As many of you know I am involved with an organization called Faceless International, a humanitarian non-profit that provides education, support, and helping hand to many hurting areas of the world. You can be involved! Come with us as we travel across the world aiding in the fight against everything from homelessness to human trafficking.
This years trips are listed below, but to find out other ways to get involved with faceless or your own community click here!
Become the change,
March 9th-14th”¨, March 16th-21st”¨, March 23rd-28th, “¨March 30th-April 4th”¨, April 6th-11th
We have teamed up with various organizations in the Los Angeles area so we can make a positive difference in the city! Our purpose is easy: we simply just don’t want to make a difference in other countries alone, we want to make a difference in our own country as well! We will be feeding the homeless, playing with children who have no friends, learning about human trafficking in the United States, as well as so many other important activities! At the end of the week, we will enjoy a fun adventure together as a group to celebrate all we’ve done!
May 22nd – June 1st
We will be learning about Human Trafficking in Europe and how poverty is the leading cause. Also, we will work at an orphanage to develop relationships with the beautiful Ukrainian culture. This trip promises to be an amazing time! We are asking that you have graduated high school to accompany us on this trip.
June 12th-20th “¨June 19th – 27th
In Guatemala we will once again learn about the Fair Wage practices of the coffee industry, especially in the Guatemalan culture. This trip is being repeated because of the fantastic time we had this past June. Come experience what life is like in Central America! We are asking that you have graduated high school to accompany us on this trip.
NEW YORK CITY
July 13th – 18th
July 20th – 25th
July 27th – August 1st
This trip is open to all high school students and up! Once again, we would like to make a difference in our own country, just like we are making a difference in other parts of the world. We are traveling to Los Angeles over Spring Break and we are also excited to say that we are traveling to New York City over the summer! Come work with us to be the change right here in the United States!
FACELESS INTERNATIONAL FUNDRAISER BIKE TOUR
June 17th – June 29th
Starting on June 17th, and leaving from Atlanta, GA, we will be raising awareness about Fair Wage and Human Trafficking by biking our way to the Cornerstone Music Festival! This promises to be an exciting time! We are working on all of the details still, but email Valarie at [email protected] to get the latest details! We are so stoked about this!!!
Faceless International aims to defend the plight of exploited people worldwide who have gone faceless and unknown for far too long. We exist to raise awareness about social issues happening throughout the global community. We provide first hand experience and education through trips around the world and solution-based opportunities through regional resources.