Brian Marquis has announced a charity bike tour to raise awareness for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Dates and more information can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/14/15 - 11:28 AM
Alice Glass (ex-Crystal Castles) has released a solo single titled "Stillbirth" with all digital proceeds going to domestic abuse charity RAINN. The track was co-written and produced by HEALTH's Jupiter Keyes and you can check out the song in the replies alongside Alice's personal notes about the track and why it's being released in co-operation with RAINN. The song is available to purchase on July 18th.
Kyle Huntington on 07/17/15 - 04:06 AM
After the events of the last few days, I'm donating to RAINN tonight. I hope others will join me. Thank you.
RAINN is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization and was named one of "America's 100 Best Charities" by Worth magazine. RAINN created and operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline (800.656.HOPE and online.rainn.org) in partnership with more than 1,100 local rape crisis centers across the country and operates the DoD Safe Helpline for the Department of Defense. RAINN also carries out programs to prevent sexual violence, help victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.
Jason Tate on 05/06/15 - 09:47 PM
Relevant staff member Jesse Carey will be listening to Nickelback on loop for a week straight (Feb 16-22) in hopes of raising $5000 for a well for those in need. So far, $450 has been raised, and has 51 days to go. For more information, head here. If he wanted a real challenge, I'd suggest listening to Attila for a week straight.
Jake Denning on 02/07/15 - 08:11 PM
A long time AP.net reader wrote to us this week to share the extremely sad news of losing his child only a few days after birth. A fund has been set up to raise some money to help cover medical and memorial costs. We're very sorry to hear about your loss Adam.
Jason Tate on 02/04/15 - 05:31 PM
Treehouse Sound has released a compilation to benefit Keep a Breast. It features songs from Jody Porter (Fountains of Wayne), Hell and the High Waters (Ghost Thrower), Something About Death or Dying (The Gaslight Anthem), The Scandals and more. There's also a Kickstarter to fund a vinyl release.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/06/14 - 03:06 PM
Ice Nine Kills has released a new song/video called "Jonathan" that is helping to raise money to find a cure for mitochondrial disease. Along with the new video they have also created the "Blindfold Challenge" in the vein of the ice bucket challenge. View both videos in the replies and you can donate here.
Christian Wagner on 10/11/14 - 11:56 AM
Big Footprints and PropertyOfZack have teamed up to present The Big Comp II, a compilation featuring 85 bands and 85 songs. The compilation is available for a minimum of $5 on Bandcamp and will be available all of July. All proceeds go to 1BlueString and The Nature Conservatory.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/02/14 - 02:52 PM
Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley, frontmen of Drive-By Truckers, will be joined on-stage by ex-Trucker Jason Isbell for a one-time-only concert in Florence, Alabama on June 15. The show will help pay medical expenses for Terry Price, a Muscle Shoals teacher, author and music historian. Isbell left DBT for a successful solo career after playing a crucial role on fan-favorite albums The Dirty South and Decoration Day.
Chris Collum on 05/14/14 - 03:35 PM
Animal Style Records owner Matt Medina got married last month and made a 7" consisting of four cover songs to commemorate the occasion. Now, that 7" is available on Bandcamp for $4, and all proceeds will go to FreedomToMarry.org.
We got married on January 19, 2014, and with the help of our friends in Mixtapes, Born Without Bones, We Are the Union and Wolves at Bay, we released a 7" to commemorate the occasion. We feel very fortunate to have had the opportunity to celebrate our marriage with our family and friends, but we recognize that not everyone in our country is so fortunate. We want to make the songs available to a larger audience and donate the proceeds to freedomtomarry.org...
Thomas Nassiff on 02/05/14 - 11:34 AM
Fun. are launching a campaign to raise $250,000 to fund a community health center primarily for at-risk LGBT youth in Detroit. The campaign will be run by The Ally Coalition, an organization co-founded by the band and guitarist Jack Antonoff's sister Rachel.
Chris Collum on 01/17/14 - 08:49 AM
Our old friends in We Are Voices have released their version of "O Come, O Come, Emanuel," along with a video that can be seen in the replies. You can also download the track on the band's website for pay-what-you-want and the band will give all proceeds to Toys For Tots.
Blake Solomon on 12/19/13 - 02:54 PM
You can now purchase on iTunes a compilation to benefit the relief efforts of the Red Cross in the Philippines in the wake of the devastating typhoon that struck the country several weeks ago. The compilation includes songs from Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bob Dylan, U2, fun., Muse, Adele, and many more.
Chris Collum on 11/29/13 - 10:14 AM
A Loss for Words and producer David Bendeth have teamed up to donate $1,000 to a victim of the Boston marathon bombings.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/28/13 - 12:49 PM
Blink 182 have released merchandise to benefit the victims of the Oklahoma Tornado. They're also auctioning some cool stuff.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/23/13 - 08:32 PM
Dropkick Murphys have once again collaborated with Bruce Springsteen. This time around the band will be releasing a new version of their single "Rose Tattoo" with contributions from Springsteen, and proceeds will benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombings. The Boss was previously featured on "Peg O' My Heart" from the 2011 album Going Out in Style.
Chris Collum on 05/15/13 - 08:15 PM
Michael Kennedy, drummer for The Wonder Years, is doing his first-ever 5K run for charity in Montgomery County, PA. "The Exercise Doesn't Suck 5K" will take place on June 2, and participation in the event is limited to only 30 people. Send an email if you're interested in participating. Kennedy said in a detailed statement, which you can read fully in the replies, that this is a test-run for hopefully bigger charity events in the future.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/29/13 - 09:01 AM
Man Overboard are selling a special "Defend Pop Punk" shirt to benefit One Fund Boston.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/20/13 - 10:05 AM
Hopeless Records / Sub City have announced several eBay auctions featuring memorabilia and records from Silverstein, All Time Low, The Dangerous Summer and The Wonder Years, with the profits generated going toward The One Fund Boston. Check out all the auction descriptions and links here.
Thomas Nassiff on 04/18/13 - 05:00 PM
130 Boston-area bands and musicians have teamed up to release a charity compilation to benefit those affected by the Boston Marathon bombings.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/18/13 - 03:22 PM
Yellowbirddd shall be streaming a live show, from his apartment, via stageit.com. It'll be happening Sunday, January 6 at 7pm EST. The tickets are 'name your price' and all proceeds go to Occupy Sandy. Get your tickets here.
Kelly Doherty on 01/01/13 - 08:22 AM
Coffee And Cigarettes Clothing Co have released a compilation filled with bands such as Broadway Calls, A Wilhelm Scream and State Lines. It can be downloaded here for $2 or more and all proceeds go to Action Against Hunger.
Kelly Doherty on 12/29/12 - 09:03 AM
Punchline released a new holiday single entitled "Our Favorite Night" on iTunes. All proceeds go to Rock for the Heart, so be sure to pick it up. Check out a preview in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/07/12 - 08:52 PM
Kevin Lyman's Unite the United Foundation is auctioning off items to benefit the Kenadee Lucker Educational Fund.
MessageWe are all in shock about the sudden and tragic death of Mitch Lucker of Suicide Silence. Although the world and our lives will move on, he leaves behind a beautiful daughter, Kenadee, who will need the support that he promised her, and sadly will not be able to fulfill.

With that said, we feel his music family from the Vans Warped Tour and Rockstar Mayhem Festival can step up to help in the best way we can and that is to dedicate our winter charity auction proceeds to a trust fund for her future education and care.
Please show your support by checking our...
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/29/12 - 03:59 PM
In the wake of current events, Bayside are offering fans a limited edition, specially designed hurricane relief t-shirt. Proceeds from each shirt will benefit the Greater New York American Red Cross in their efforts to help those still struggling in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
Jason Tate on 11/02/12 - 02:01 PM
The official fund-raising site for P.O.S. has been launched, if you'd like to help support Stef with his ensuing medical bills, please consider donating.

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Jason Tate on 10/26/12 - 11:08 AM
Polar Bear Club are selling a limited edition photo print. All proceeds will go to the Free Pussy Riot campaign.
Dre Okorley on 08/26/12 - 06:34 AM
Indecision have posted up benefit shirts for Kyle Hockenberry, a soldier who lost limbs in an explosion near Haji Ramuddin.
Dre Okorley on 08/22/12 - 07:26 AM
Set It Off will be donating to the VH1 Save the Music Foundation through the sale of their upcoming album Cinematics. Details in the replies.
Adam Pfleider on 08/15/12 - 11:26 AM
Reel Big Fish recently donated proceeds from their Denver, Colorado show to the victims of the Aurora Theater tragedy.
Message From the BandLast Thursday night, Reel Big Fish played to an amazing Denver crowd. The night was buzzing with positive energy as the last notes of the horns blared and the audience poured into the dark to head home. Little did we all know; right down the street, a tragedy of unspeakable horror was unfolding, in Aurora. Because of the love that Denver always shows us, we would like to do what we can for the friends and families of the victims. Proceeds from our show at the Belly-up in Aspen, CO last Friday July 20 will go to The Colorado Organization for Victim...
Adam Pfleider on 07/25/12 - 10:57 AM
Senses Fail will be working with the Wounded Warrior Project organization for this year's Warped Tour. Details can be seen in the replies.
Adam Pfleider on 05/31/12 - 11:08 AM
Invisible Children's Musician Coalition is raising funds by raffling off the chance to win 1 of 5 personalized videos from Cobra Starship. The winner can request whatever they want (within reason). Watch a video in the replies explaining how it all works.
Paul Tao on 12/10/11 - 05:33 PM
Paper + Plastick Records is conducting a series of eBay auctions featuring rare, out-of-print vinyl and test presses to benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation. You can check out the auctions here, which features pieces from Less Than Jake, The Dopamines, Hellmouth, The Ataris, and a lot more. More information can be found here.
Thomas Nassiff on 10/18/11 - 08:21 AM
Invisible Children are auctioning off a Fender guitar from their Silver Series at SXSW that's signed by all 25 bands involved. Find more info, as well as their new Kevin Devine video, here.
Paul Tao on 09/14/11 - 05:01 PM
Engineer Records recently released Unity: A Benefit For The Children Of The Japanese Tsunami Disaster. The digital benefit compilation features exclusive tracks by The Gaslight Anthem, Moneen and Brian Southall, among others. You can stream the album and purchase the release here.

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Matthew Tsai on 08/15/11 - 08:50 AM
A number of indie bands from around the world have come together for Ready for the Sunshine. The compilation benefits Smile Train, a charity that provides cleft palate surgery to childen in developing countries. Pick up a copy here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/02/11 - 12:04 PM
An AP.net user is participating in a bike ride across Massachusetts to raise money for cancer research. He is currently half-way to his goal. If you'd like to help by donating, more information can be found here.
Jason Tate on 07/27/11 - 10:17 AM
The third annual Carly Fest will be held in Jacksonville, Fla., on the weekend of August 5th and 6th. Many businesses and bands, including The Wonder Years and Kid Liberty, have donated items and gift cards to the event to be raffled off with proceeds going toward the Nicki Leach Foundation.
Thomas Nassiff on 07/26/11 - 02:45 PM
Andrew W.K. will set the record for most times the word "party" appears in a song at Joe's Pub in New York on June 16 as part of a charity event to benefit Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/10/11 - 12:43 PM
Blink 182 are auctioning off a signed vinyl copy of The Mark, Tom and Travis Show to raise money for the American Red Cross and their efforts to assist those affected by the recent tornadoes.
Alex DiVincenzo on 05/26/11 - 11:26 AM
American Dream Records will be running a benefit auction to provide aid for the recent outbreak of severe storms in the South. Featured bands include Paramore, Cartel, The Graduate and more. Find out more details here.

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Kyle Huntington on 05/24/11 - 06:37 AM
I recently got to speak to Eric Stone over at Peacetones, an up and coming charitable organization that helps find a solution to poverty by supporting talented and hardworking artists living in remote and developing communities through the use of digital media and e-commerce. Read the interview here.
Christian Wagner on 04/19/11 - 08:58 PM
Pick up a We the Kings bracelet to support the relief effort in Japan here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/13/11 - 05:34 PM
A new compilation to raise money for Japan can be found here. Donate $10 and download various songs including an unreleased Patrick Stump track.
Joe DeAndrea on 04/06/11 - 11:15 AM
Get Stoked! Records is compiling a number of great bands, including Four Year Strong, Converge, Vanna, Transit, Therefore I Am and A Loss For Words, for One H.E.L.L. of a Compilation to benefit Helping Everyone Live Longer. Details can be found here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/05/11 - 06:48 AM
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