Happy World Environment Day!

June 09, 2021

Cleaning up the beach in 2015 with student from the Sea Change Youth Summit with 5 Gyres and Bahamas Plastic Movement - Photo by Kizzy O’Neal

Happy World Environment Day! The 2021 event brings attention to the importance of healthy ecosystems, and shares an urgent call for restoration... to grow...

Celebrating World Ocean Day

June 09, 2021

Jack surfing his home break - Photo by Bobby Owens

Celebrate World Ocean Day on June 8! Take action or find events such as watershed cleanups, art activities, photo contests, and ocean education. Explore opportunities for youth engagement such as the 24 hour Youth-a-thon June 5-6, and the World...

Jack and Paula Fuga on Good Morning America!

June 09, 2021

In case you missed it check out Jack and Paula Fuga performing “If Ever” on Good Morning America! The performance and short interview can be found here.

And If you dig Paula’s music as much as we do you can hear her new song, “Hōkūleʻa Star of Gladness’’, the new single from...

The Music Climate Revolution Is Coming

June 09, 2021

Greening actions on tour including water refill stations, beach cleanups, tree planting, running busses on bio diesel and working with local non-profits all help to reduce the carbon footprint of Jack’s tour!

Jack is excited to be an artist partner of REVERBʻs Music Climate Revolution, a...

Brushfire Fairytales turns 20!

February 01, 2021

Photo by K. Johnson

It’s hard to believe that the record that started it all is now 20 years old today. Brushfire Fairytales was released on February 1, 2001, which was the same day Jack played his first show opening for Ben Harper on tour! Here’s a pic of a nervous and young Jack before...

New Single: The Captain Is Drunk

December 07, 2020

“Growing up some of my favorite books were from the Men Against The Sea Trilogy. With how divided our country felt leading up to the election, the stories from this series kept popping into my mind. Big decisions on which way to sail in the middle of a storm as people disagree.” Jack Johnson


Support Food Security this Thanksgiving

November 24, 2020

Photos courtesy of Chef Hui Hawaiʻi, Kōkua Hawaiʻi Foundation, Open Kitchen Oʻahu, and The Farmlink Project

This Thanksgiving holiday, Jack would like to thank our local farmers, as well as all of the organizations and volunteers working to promote food security in our communities. To support...

Goldman Environmental Prize

November 24, 2020

Jack is excited to perform in the 2020 Goldman Environmental Prize Ceremony, honoring six grassroots environmentalists from around the world. For the first time, this historic event will virtually announce the recipients of the 2020 Goldman Environmental Prize.

Tune in on Monday, November 30, at...

Holiday Sale

November 24, 2020

Just in time for the holidays, we are offering our newsletter subscribers an exclusive one-week pre-sale to the Jack Johnson Holiday Sale starting TODAY through December 1st. Please use the discount code MERRY2020 which will give you a 25% discount across all items in the shop during the weeklong...

Peace Through Music: A Global Event for Social Justice

November 24, 2020

In honor of the United Nations 75th Anniversary and GivingTuesday,Playing For Change and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) have announced Peace Through Music: A Global Event for Social Justice. The event will premiere exclusively on Facebook Live on the Playing For Change Facebook Page on...

VOTE Early Day

October 22, 2020

This Saturday, October 24th, is Vote Early Day, a national movement to remind you to cast your ballot before Election Day. Find out where you can vote early in your town at HeadCount.Org.

Here are some other helpful voter resources to explore:

  • Help make the 2020 election safe & secure for you & your...

Jack Votes for Healthy Oceans

October 22, 2020

Photo courtesy of Bobby Owens - Custom Surfboard by Guy Pere of Blank Surfboards

Jack is proud to support the Surfrider Foundation’s Vote 2020 Campaign to inspire people to use their voice and vote in support of the issues they care about, including healthy oceans, clean coastlines, and plastic...

Honoring Farm to School Month and #VoteForSchoolFood

October 22, 2020

Jack is honoring Farm to School Month this October by shining the spotlight on the issues of food security, garden & nutrition education, and healthy school meals for all kids. It’s also a time to recognize all of the farmers & school food service staff who help feed our communities, as we commit...

Milky Chance Don’t Let Me Down Poolside Remix

October 22, 2020

Check out the remix of Milky Chance’s latest single “Don’t Let Me Down” featuring Jack, remix by Poolside! Also Jack curated Poolside’s Daytime Disco Spotify playlist. Listen here

Bahamas “Sad Hunk” Out Now

October 22, 2020

Congratulations to Jack’s good friend Afie of Bahamas on his latest album release, “Sad Hunk” released on Brushfire Records.

Jack’s favorite track from the record is “Trick to Happy”, check it out here!

Zach Gill Boomerang Video

October 22, 2020

Check out Jack’s cameo in Zach Gill’s new video for “Boomerang” from Zach’s latest record Cocktail Yoga

‘Meet Me at the Table” to Support Food Justice

October 22, 2020

Jack joins Nathaniel Rateliff and The Marigold Project for ‘Meet Me at the Table’, a new community cookbook with proceeds benefiting food justice organizations working across the country to reshape our food system. Good food shouldn’t be hard to find and we all deserve access to local, fresh,...

Farm Aid 2020 On the Road!

September 01, 2020

Photos by Emmett Malloy, Kizzy O’Neal and K. Johnson

Jack is proud to join the festivities for this year's 35th anniversary of Farm Aid! Farm Aid 2020 On the Road, will be a virtual at-home festival experience scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 26, from 8pm to 11pm EDT, and will include performances...

The Future Is Voting. Your Vote = Your Voice

September 01, 2020

For over a decade, Jack has teamed up with HeadCount to encourage people to use their voice and the power of their vote. This election day, November 3rd, our vote matters more than ever.

Now is the time to:

2020 Census - Your Response Matters

September 01, 2020

What is the Census and why is the 2020 Census important? To be sure the government represents the people, the US Constitution requires a population count every 10 years. Since 1790, the census determines the number of seats in Congress each state gets. Census results help determine how billions of...

International Coastal Cleanup Month

September 01, 2020

International Coastal Cleanup Day has been changed for 2020 and is now International Coastal Cleanup Month, a global movement encompassing 6 million volunteers in 90 countries. If you can, do an individual or small-scale, socially distanced cleanup at your favorite beach or in your neighborhood....

Zach Gill ‘Cocktail Yoga’ Out September 18th

September 01, 2020

At the start of the 2020 global lockdown, as a traveling musician in ALO and Jack’s band, Zach Gill found himself with a sudden plethora of time at home, surrounded by ideas and inspiring instruments in his home studio. When the news of the day was stressful, he’d put on his headphones, fire up...

Plastic Free July

July 02, 2020

Top: Jack at a Plastic Free Hawaii beach cleanup at James Campbell National Wildlife Refuge on the North Shore of Oahu,

Middle: Jack Johnson reusable tour merch, Jack at the Santa Barbara Bowl for a plastic free show,

Bottom: Jack with All At Once Volunteers in St Augustine, Florida, Jack surfing the...

Take Action with the Cigarette Surfboard this Plastic Free July

July 02, 2020

In case you missed it, check out the new trailer from our friends The Cigarette Surfboard, a creative example of raising awareness about ocean pollution through art, surfing, and conversation. It’s a story of surfers who transform their connection with the natural environment into fuel to...

Jack & Eddie Vedder Constellations

July 02, 2020

Back in April, Jack & Eddie Vedder collaborated on a version of Jack’s song “Constellations” for Kōkua Festival 2020 - Live From Home. The online festival brought people together from all over the world in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. If you missed the show, you can...

Don’t Let Me Down Featured on Colbert

July 02, 2020

Jack and Milky Chance performed “Don’t Let Me Down,” live from home on Colbert on June 17th. Watch the performance here and listen to the track on all digital music platforms

Are You Registered to Vote?

July 02, 2020

Your Vote = Your Voice. It just takes two minutes to use your voice. Check your status and get registered to vote today with HeadCount.Org and check that you’re properly registered. HeadCount is a non-profit that combines activism + music + culture to mobilize people like you to vote....

Banding Together: A Concert for the Colorado Music Relief Fund

June 01, 2020

Top: Jack and the band touring through Colorado in the early days
Bottom: Jack in 2001 opening for Toots & the Maytals at the Fox Theater in Boulder, Colorado
All Photos by K. Johnson

There are countless people working behind the scenes to bring music to our lives. At a time when the industry has...

Take Action for Reefs & Oceans

June 01, 2020

Photos Clockwise from top left: Jack surfing on the North Shore - Photo by Morgan Maassen
Jack planting coral with Coral Gardeners on Moorea - Photos by K. Johnson
Rehabilitated sea turtle at Te mana o te moana on Moorea - Photo by K. Johnson

There are so many ways to support our world’s reefs and...

World Environment Day - It’s Time #ForNature

June 01, 2020

Jack hiking in Machu Picchu - Photo by K. Johnson

As a goodwill ambassador for the UN Environment Programme, Jack is promoting simple ways we can all celebrate biodiversity this World Environment Day, June 5th. There are so many opportunities to Learn, Share and Act to protect the environment.

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Jack’s Music Lesson with Music Gives Back

June 01, 2020

Jack and the band jamming with students from Little Kids Rock

As part of the Bose #MusicGivesBack campaign, Jack gave a free virtual music lesson last week! He shared some tricks and tips on ukulele and guitar, talked about his songwriting process, and told stories about some of his best-loved...

International Surfing Day - June 20th

June 01, 2020

Photo by Ryan Foley

Jack has been surfing since the age of 5 and the ocean is where he always turns to reconnect with nature. Every day, the Surfrider Foundation works to protect our coasts. This International Surfing Day - June 20th, we can take a moment to appreciate the beaches and waves we all...

Millions of Mask

June 01, 2020

Our good friends at Smartees,who made Jack’s tour tees for the past decade, are making and distributing masks to communities in need thru the new Millions of Masks campaign. You can support this effort by making a donation and directing it to your chosen city. Check out the list of partner cities...