Taylor Hanson Rents Henson’s ‘We Are the World’ Recording Studio to Rework Iranian Protest Anthem ‘Baraye’ as Industry-Wide Collaboration

Variety Getty Images After 44 years of living under Iran’s oppressive fundamentalist Islamic regime, the situation on the ground in the country — mass protests following the Sep. 16 murder of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini — has become an international crisis. In response, Taylor Hanson, of the multi-platinum and chart-topping “MMMBoppers” Hanson, has put out a widespread call for 16,000 voices to… Read More »

Taylor Hanson Wants Your Help Recording a Massive Version of the Iranian Protest Anthem ‘Baraye’

RollingStone A special session of the song, written by Shervin Hajipour, will take place this weekend A protestor holds a photo of Mahsa Amini, whose death sparked a wave of demonstrations in Iran and elsewhere. BULENT KILIC/AFP/GETTY IMAGES Last September, as protests spread across Iran following the death of 22-year-old activist Mahsa Amini, the musician Shervin Hajipour released a… Read More »

HANSON: HANSON Day 2023 schedule is here!

HANSON DAY 2023 Member Exclusive: Today we are very excited to announce the full schedule of events for HANSON Day 2023! Events start with the live streaming world premiere of our 2023 Members only EP on Wednesday, May 10th, and wrap with our Nightcap stream on Sunday May 14th, but HANSON Day is much more than an online only… Read More »

Back to the Island – Special Guest – 2020!

In true 2020 fashion, the 2020 Back to the Island Special Guest listing of Milck and Joshua and the Holy Rollers was being glitchy.  It looks like the glitches have all been overcome and if you attended Back to the Island in 2020 you can now select that Special Guest show to have “A Little Peace” as performed… Read More »

A GRAMMY® SALUTE TO THE BEACH BOYS SET FOR FEB. 8 AT THE DOLBY THEATRE

The Beach BoysHerb Ball/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via GI WHO: A stellar lineup of GRAMMY®-winning artists and past and current GRAMMY nominees including Beck, Brandi Carlile, Fall Out Boy, Hanson, Norah Jones, Lady A, John Legend, Little Big Town, Michael McDonald, My Morning Jacket, Charlie Puth, LeAnn Rimes, St. Vincent, Take 6, and Weezer are slated to perform at the… Read More »

Back to the Island – Special Guests

Earlier this month, Taylor and Zac joined AMMM for TLC’s “Waterfalls” while Isaac joined AMMM for Tom Petty’s “You Wreck Me” at their annual Back to the Island event.  In 2013, Isaac joined Back to the Island Special Guest Robert Schwartzman for Bill Withers “Ain’t No Sunshine” and The Beatles “Tell Me Why”.  While we had these songs… Read More »

Band of Horses, HANSON to headline 2023 Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Don McLean, The Fray and Deep Blue Something also join the lineup Brookhaven, GA, Jan. 24, 2023 – The City of Brookhaven announces Band of Horses and HANSON as the concert headliners for the 2023 Brookhaven Cherry Blossom Festival, taking place Saturday and Sunday, March 25-26, at Blackburn Park, 3493 Ashford Dunwoody Road in Brookhaven.  Admission is free. Band of… Read More »