According to Billboard, Moby has been slated to headline Global Green USA's 11th Pre-Oscar Party later this month. As the article notes, the electronic music veteran's set will take place February 26 at the Avalan Hollywood. The "zero-waste" fundraising party hopes to bring Hollywood's elite activists and eco-conscious celebrities together. Crystal Method has been announced as the DJ for the evening.
"After attending multiple Global Green events over the years and supporting them in their mission, it's really nice to be able to play their legendary pre-Oscar party," comments Moby in a statement.
Global Green's interim executive director Mary Luevano says that by bringing Moby and Crystal Method to the show, "we continue to demonstrate Global Green's ability to connect eco-conscious entertainers, influencers and brands and act as a catalyst for change."
Proceeds from the party support the work of Global Green USA, an organization that has been fighting climate change for 20 years. General admission and VIP tickets for the event are currently on sale on the organization's website.
In other Moby news, his single with Damien Jurado, "Almost Home," is due out February 24. He will also be releasing the DVD Almost Home - Live at the Fonda LA on March. 3