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Live Earth Australia kicks off Live Earth in 1 Hour!

Only 1 hour left now until Live Earth Australia will kick off 24 hours of music spanning all seven continents to focus the world against global warming – but are you ready? The Live Earth Music Concert Runs from 1:10am British Time in Sydney on the 7th of July 2007 until 4:00am British Time on the 8th of July 2007

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Sun newspaper reveals Live Earth London full lineup

As reported in today’s Sun newpaper¬†the entire running order for¬†Live Earth London this Saturday the 7th of July 2007,¬†is as follows: Chris Moyles introduces Genesis ‘Turn It On Again’ ‘No Sun Of Mine’ ‘Land Of Confusion’ Anna Friel introduces a film Catherine Tate introduces Razorlight ‘Before I Fall To Pieces’ ‘America’ Chris Moyles introduces a film Danny Dyer introduces Snow

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Live Earth Rio De Janeiro Concert to go forward as planned

The following statement was issued today by Live Earth Communications Director Kristina Schake: Live Earth Rio de Janeiro on Copacabana Beach will go forward as planned. Earlier this week approval for the concert was withheld by local authorities who wished to review local security capabilities. We met with authorities and addressed their concerns, and the concert will continue as planned.

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Yusuf (Formely Cat Stevens), XZibit and Kenna to join Live Earth Line-Ups In Hamburg, Tokyo & New York

Live Earth organizers today announced that music legend Yusuf (formerly Cat Stevens), rapper, actor and television personality Xzibit, and electronica artist Kenna will be joining the blockbuster line-ups of performers at the Live Earth concerts in Hamburg, Tokyo and New York, respectively. Organizers also announced that a limited number of tickets are available for each show. The 24-hour Live Earth

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June Sarpong becomes MSN UK Live Earth Portal Blogger

She’s hip and she’s here: the glossiest lips in showbiz, along with the filthy laugh that so frequently escapes them, have landed at the Live Earth UK blog. ¬† June Sarpong, the unforgettable face of Channel 4’s pop culture phenomenon, T4, has sashayed into the Live Earth UK blog spot. Over the coming weeks, June will be posting Live Earth

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Last Live Earth London tickets available for sale to general public

The latest batch of remaining tickets for this Saturday’s Live Earth concert at Wembley Stadium have now been made available through www.ticketmaster.co.uk. They are mostly spare general seating ticekts, no standing and no VIP Tickets as these have all sold out, or at least hard to get hold.¬†Currently no code is required to buy the¬†tickets at the present time, so

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More than 7000 ‘friends of live earth’ events now registered in 129 countries

Live Earth organizers announced today that 7,112 √Ę‚ā¨ňúFriends of Live Earth’ events have now been registered in 129 countries and all 50 states of the United States.¬† Organizers expect the number of registered events to grow even larger in the lead up to the official Live Earth concerts on July 7, 2007. Friends of Live Earth is an official Live

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Pledge your commitment the the environment with MSN’s Live Earth Tree

Microsoft, the exclusive online media sponsor for Live Earth, today unveils the MSN Live Earth Tree – an interactive online animation which allows people worldwide to pledge their commitment to the environment and join the battle to halt climate change. The Live Earth Tree can be found at http://www.liveearthtree.com and people are invited to visit the site to design their