2016

5,225 performers banded together in 43 states at 350 events for #ConcertAcrossAmerica to #EndGunViolence.

WE BEGAN WITH PEACE

Hawaii, the state with the lowest rate of gun violence in 2016, went first with a peace chant at 6:01 AM, ET from the Prince Dance Theatre.

The anchor event was held at the sold-out Beacon Theatre in New York City.

Jackson Browne
Rosanne Cash
Marc Cohn
Vy Higginsen’s Gospel Choir of Harlem
Eddie Vedder
With Special Guests
Paul Beaubrun & Joan Osborne

Photo by Jeffrey Neira

Other events around the country included the Alternate Routes’ sold out performance in Bridgeport, Connecticut:

And the kids stole the show in San Francisco:

Photo by Laura Epstein Norris

From The Rooftop of The Standard, Downtown LA, Kevin Frazier of Entertainment Tonight emceed an all-star line-up of: Don Felder of the Eagles, Sam Harris of the X Ambassadors, Sebastian Kole, Moby and the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles.

Watch the LA concert here.

ALL-STAR ENDING

The day concluded at 12:01 AM, ET with a live-feed concert from the Arlington Theatre in Santa Barbara, California.

Photo by Bennett Barthelemy

From Santa Barbara

Christopher Cross
Rocky Dawuni
Zach Gill (Alo)
Amy Holland
Kenny Loggins
Lois Mahalia
Patrick and Rick Maiani
Michael McDonald
Naked Voices
Ozomatli
Santa Barbara School of Performing Arts
Venice

Concerts ranged from classical to hip-hop to jazz.

Search #ConcertAcrossAmerica and
#EndGunViolence for more videos and photos.

2016

WHO’S THE BACKUP BAND BEHIND THIS EFFORT?

We’re a national network of organizations, activists and artists in complete harmony over the need to keep guns out of dangerous hands.

OUR WONDERFUL 2016 SPONSORS

A huge thank you to our #ConcertAcrossAmerica sponsors for their continued support to #EndGunViolence.