War Child, an international organization dedicated to assisting young victims of war, has just released its fifth charity album, "Heroes," featuring songs by Dylan, Springsteen and the Kinks, sung by today's new bands including Beck, the Kooks, and The Hold Steady. Do you remember when the concept of music-for-charity first started? It's not Live Aid! What charity music albums have you purchased? Do you buy just because it's for charity, or because you like the music?

For more information, see my lasted article:
Musicians Band Together for War-Stricken Children

Tricia Krietzberg, Charity Editor
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