09 Aug '11, 6pm

Can the Power of Song Beat the Power of the Nuclear Energy Industry?: Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt and Crosby,...

Can the Power of Song Beat the Power of the Nuclear Energy Industry?: Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt and Crosby,...

Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt and Crosby, Stills and Nash welcomed Jason Mraz, Jonathan Wilson and an amazing array of talent to the cause Sunday at an all-star Musicians United for Safe Energy (M.U.S.E.) concert to raise awareness about the dangers of nuclear power and the readiness of renewable energy to replace it. The crowd loved it and the players loved the crowd. M.U.S.E. is now talking about taking the show on the road. “Many of us who were activists 30 years ago thought we had driven a stake through the heart of the nuclear industry,” Jackson Browne had said at the previous day’s press conference. “Plus the fact that it’s a really basket-case industry and cannot really survive on its own, unlike the alternative clean and safe types of energy.” This time, Browne added, “We want to popularize the idea that you have in your own hands the ability to make a change that m...

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