Yes, Uke Can!

See the Loudest Librarian’s post about the ukulele workshop for kids at the Pacifica Libraries, funded by the Mockingbird Foundation.


“Japanese, Inupiat drum styles combined”

Hannah Heimbuch of The Artic Sounder (Anchorage) has written a very nice article about recent Mockingbird Foundation grantee Taiko Drummers at Point Hope. Check out Taiko on YouTube.  


Sharin’ Still Strong

Sharin’ in the Groove: Celebrating the Music of Phish continues to sell well more than a decade after its release. Recently listed in Home Grown Music Network‘s “Top 100 Sellers … Continue Reading →


Phish [sic] Donates to music program

The Press of Atlantic City wrote an article about the Foundation’s recent tour grant to ACHS, though mis-attributed it to the band rather than our fan-managed effort: Rock group Phish … Continue Reading →


Phish fans give $2K to local schools

The Broomfield Enterprise has reported on the Foundation’s tour grants related to the upcoming Broomfield shows: Phish fans give $2K to local schools Enterprise staff / Posted: 10/14/2010 12:00:00 AM … Continue Reading →


Jam Band Charity

The Phoenix New Times has a nice write-up, subtitled “Deadheads and Phish Fans Focus on Giving.”


LivePhish Supports Mockingbird

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE December 23, 2003 http://www.billboard.com Simon & Garfunkel, Phish Feeling Charitable The recently reunited duo of Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel today (Dec. 23) made a joint $1 million … Continue Reading →


New music program ready to rock Memphis schools

New music program ready to rock Memphis schools, by Bill Ellis (ellis@gomemphis.com) March 15, 2003; GoMemphis.com (Memphis, TN) Online at http://www.gomemphis.com/mca/local_news/article/0,1426,MCA_437_1813279,00.html Little Kids Rock, a San Francisco-based organization that offers … Continue Reading →


Musician-teacher gets grant for camp

Musician-teacher gets grant for camp, by Steve Sherman February 12, 2002; The Review (Bryn Mawr, PA), p. 4 Wissahickon resident and musician Greg Wright, who’s now in his 40s and … Continue Reading →


Name your poisson

MUSIC DISH, January 1, 2002, http://musicdish.com/ Phish is a Burlington, Vermont-based guitar, bass, keys, and drum band formed in 1983. Its members met in college in Vermont and since those … Continue Reading →