Patti Smith, Cat Power and Michael Stipe are among the artists gathering at New York’s Carnegie Hall in early November for “Pathway to Paris,” an initiative dedicated to achieving climate change goals set by the Paris Agreement.
“We believe in the power of music and its ability to heal and unify citizens in a time of crisis,” Jesse Paris Smith said in a statement. “The world must work as a team, and the cities of our planet must join together to lead the way.”
Jesse, the daughter of Patti Smith and Fred “Sonic” Smith, is a composer, instrumentalist, activist and producer. In addition to being an activist, Foon is a cellist and composer.
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