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Published: 2012/04/09

Trey Anastasio, Eddie Vedder, MGMT, JJ Grey, The Roots, MMJ and More Love Public Radio

Trey Anastasio, Eddie Vedder, Jack White, My Morning Jacket, JJ Grey, The Roots, Tenacious D, Death Cab for Cutie, MGMT, M. Ward, The Head and the Heart, Deer Tick and a diverse number of other acts have signed a thank you note to public radio. The letter is part of national Public Radio Month.

The note reads:

Thank you for taking chances. Thank you for playing our music even when – especially when – it doesn’t sound like everything else on the radio dial. Thank you for inviting us into your studios and asking us intelligent questions. Thank you for introducing us to some of the most important music in our lives, music that made us who we are.

Others acts who have signed the letter include: Jakob Dylan, Chairlift, Passion Pit, Oneida, Phenomenal Handclap Band, Stone Gossard, Iron and Wine, Heartless Bastards, Bob Mould, Groove Armada and Best Coast, among others.


There are 4 comments associated with this post

m.josephine multanski April 10, 2012, 01:00:37

Yes, NPR thank you so much! mjm

Chris April 10, 2012, 09:47:44

One one the single greatest outlets for things good… please support your local public radio station!

me April 10, 2012, 13:18:34

I think it’s great that these muscians took the time to acknowledge a great thing… and I wholeheartedly agree, I love my local Rochester, NY NPR station, 88.5 WRUR... Thank You public radio!

kye April 11, 2012, 13:21:02

NPR as well as PBS has got me through some tough times. Its just so soothing and calm Love it

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