Yeasayer and the Polyphonic Spree to Visit Uganda

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Invisible Children + La Blogotheque + The Polyphonic Spree from Alexander Collins on Vimeo.

Yeasayer have signed on to travel to Gulu, Uganda later this year, aiming to learn first hand the effects of the Ugandan civil war. They join the already-committed Polyphonic Spree. The trip is being organised by the charity Invisible Children, which is dedicated to improving the lives of these children who are forcibly recruited into the civil war. Whilst in Uganda the bands will learn about the war first hand, and perform live in various locations.

A documentary is set to be made by La Blogotheque, the site behind the 'Take Away Shows,' which puts bands in unusual locations, then films them. They've made a trailer for the project, which can be seen here (video below).


teyo Mon Mar 15, 08:44:00 PM EDT  

wow! i am so impressed, and didn't not yeasayer was so invloved. inspiring.. thanks for the post

(found your blog link from lastfm)


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