Rock the Earth has confirmed the lineup of its fourth year of environmental programming at Bonnaroo, where it will host panel discussions, artist interviews, films, and performances on the fest’s Solar Stage.
Founder Marc Ross will host a panel discussion on the topic of “Social Change Through Music” on the Solar Stage each day at 1 p.m. The panelists will include Erykah Badu, Danny Louis (Gov’t. Mule), Al Schnier (moe.), Will Sheff (Okkervil River), Vieux Farka Toure, Ben Sollee, Eric Johnson and Ryan Rightmire (Turbine), Laura Sohn (AC Entertainment), Rebecca Lichtenfeld (WITNESS), Bob Ferguson (Oxfam), Andy Bernstein (HeadCount), Paul Faeth (Global Water Challenge), Sally Palmer (The Nature Conservancy), Jasna Brown (Green Mountain Coffee Roasters), and Justin Levy (Conscious Alliance).
The “Storytellers” series of interviews and performances will feature Del McCoury and Friends, Patterson Hood, Ben Sollee, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, and Brett Dennen
Or take a break from the music and check out the “Green Screens” film series:
Thursday 6/11 @ 6:00 PM: Mountaintop Removal / Intro: Ben Sollee / Q&A: Maria Gunnoe
Friday 6/12 @ 5:45 PM: Flow: For the Love of Water / Q&A: Paul Faeth (Global Water Challenge) Green Screens: / JoAnne Anderson, Consumer Marketing Manager, STANLEY
Saturday 6/13 @ 5:45 PM: Grand Canyon Adventure
Sunday 6/14 @ 12:30 PM: Earth Days / Q&A: Director Robert Stone