“At Home With Farm Aid,” hosted by Willie Nelson
By tsell on April 10, 2020
The digital event “At Home With Farm Aid,” with host Willie Nelson
By Trent Sell
This live digital event will be held on Saturday, April 11th at 8 pm EDT/ 5pm PDT. The stream will be accessible online at farimaide.org, axis.tv, as well as the AXS TV channel. Mark your plans for Saturday evening because this online stream is free! Willie will be hosting the event alongside his two sons Lukas and Micah Nelson. Cath live performances from Willie Nelson, Dave Mathews, Neil Young, and John Mellencamp, in a digital show to support the family farmers and ranchers of America.
The weekend doesn’t stop there…
The following day, Sunday, April 12, AXS TV will debut The Best of Farm Aid 2019 at 8 pm EDT/5 pm PDT. Get the best seat in the house and relive the magic of last summer’s Farm Aid Festival. This 2.5 hour special will excite music lovers with exclusive footage from the AXS TV’s presentation of the festival, plus a few performances that didn’t air the first time. The Orginal Broadcast of the 2019 show aired on September 21st, featuring a jam-packed day of hits from music’s most influential artists, in efforts to raise funds for the Farm Aid organization. Some of the notable performances you can see are from Farm Aid board members like Willie Nelson and Neil Young. Other performances from Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweets, Tanya Tucker, Margo Prince, Lukas Nelson, and more.
Farm Aid is inviting the viewers to donate to the cause here.
” Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp organized the first Farm Aid concert in 1985 to raise awareness about the loss of family farms and to raise funds to keep farm families on the land. Dave Matthews joined the Farm Aid Board of Directors in 2001. Farm Aid has raised more than $53 million to promote a strong and resilient family farm system of agriculture. Farm Aid is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to keep family farmers on the land. ” – Farm Aid