upr-header-1.jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Thank you for your support this fall! We are still working to meet our overall goal. Help us get there by donating now!

Music, Social Awareness and Live 8

Weekend Edition essayist Alfred Lubrano pokes fun at the upcoming Live 8 concerts, a reprise of the Live Aid concerts of 1985. The shows are aimed at raising awareness about the political and economic plight of Africa, but Lubrano questions whether the concerts will have any impact.

Copyright 2005 NPR

Alfred Lubrano