CC Concert in NYC This Weekend!


This Friday, 9/29, Creative Commons will be holding a benefit concert featuring Peeping Tom, Diplo, and Girl Talk at Irving Plaza in NYC. Anyone who will be in town should definitely check it out, and come say hi to us at the CC table. Here’s the info for the show:

If you’ll be around New York City on September 29, please join us at Irving Plaza for a Creative Commons concert presented by">WIRED
. The show will feature Mike Patton’s experimental pop supergroup
peepingtomispatton">Peeping Tom
, DJ/producer">Diplo
, and mash-up/remix artist Girl Talk. Creative Commons’ CEO Lawrence Lessig will be on hand to introduce the artists.

This concert is a great way to show your support for our work, as proceeds from all ticket sales will go directly to Creative Commons (please note that ticket price is *not* tax-deductible). Tickets are $25 each (plus service charge) and are available online at

The event is a part of Next Music, which kicks off WIRED NextFest, a four-day festival featuring more than 130 interactive exhibits from scientists and researchers
from around the world.

WIRED + Flavorpill present:
Next Music
Featuring Peeping Tom (with Mike Patton, DJ Rob Swift, and Rahzel), Diplo, and Girl Talk
All proceeds go to support Creative Commons
Friday, September 29 | 9:00 PM, doors open 8:00 PM
Irving Plaza
17 Irving Place, NYC

Originally posted on Free Culture blog by Elizabeth Stark