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Jackson Browne:
A song inspired by the ocean

TEDxGreatPacificGarbagePatch · 4:26 · Filmed Nov 2010
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Jackson Browne: A song inspired by the ocean
4:26 · Filmed November 2010 at TEDxGreatPacificGarbagePatch · Subtitles available in 30 languages

Jackson Browne plays a song he started writing last April aboard Mission Blue Voyage, the Sylvia Earle-inspired trip to brainstorm ways to save the ocean. "If I could be anywhere," he sings, "anywhere right now, I would be here." (Filmed at TEDxGPGP.)

Musician and activist
Jackson Browne has written and performed some of the most literate and moving songs in popular music — and has defined a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics. Full bio
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