Bob Weir & Patti Smith To Headline 2018 Pathway To Paris Concert
The fourth annual Pathway To Paris concert will be held at the Masonic in San Francisco on September 14. Organizers of the event, which caps the Global Climate Action Summit, confirmed the lineup. All proceeds from the evening will be donated to 350.org, Pathway to Paris, and the United Nations Development Programme.
Grateful Dead/Dead & Company guitarist Bob Weir and legendary singer-songwriter Patti Smithwill headline Pathway To Paris ’18. Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, Rock & Roll Hall Of Famer Eric Burdon, Tenzin Choegyal, Ethiopian performer Imany and Pathway to Paris Founders Jesse Paris Smith and Rebecca Foon are also among those aboard.
Renowned artist Olafur Eliasson has prepped choreography that will engage audience members to create an interactive collective artwork. The crowd will be asked to hold up a Little Sun solar lantern with the aim of showcasing a visually striking solar-powered “sunrise” which raises awareness for climate action and energy equality.
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