New York Loves Mountains Events 2008-2011

2011 High Peaks/Low Coal

Film screening of Jordan Freeman's documentary Low Coal, talkback with Freeman and former union coal miner Chuck Nelson at The Commons in Brooklyn

Concert featuring Morgan O'Kane

Funds raised donated to Appalachia Rising and Blair Pathways

 

2010 Glory to the Mountains 

Performance Event at 15th St. Meeting House

Featuring Reverend Billy, Morgan O'Kane and Mimi Bessette

Funds raised donated to Appalachia Rising

 

2009 New York Loves Mountains Festival

Concert at the Bell House in Brooklyn

Featuring Silas House, Ben Sollee and Morgan O'Kane

Staged Reading of Light Comes at Philip Coltoff Center in the West Village

Scavenger Hunt in Union Square

 

2009 TVA Coal Ash Spill Benefit

Concert at Hank's Saloon in Brooklyn

Featuring Demolition String Band

Funds raised donated to United Mountain Defense

 

2008 New York Loves Mountains Festival

Concert at Jalopy Theatre in Brooklyn

Featuring Here's to the Long Haul

Staged Reading of Current Changes in Empire at The Actors Institute

Rally at Battery Park

Funds raised donated to Pennies of Promise

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