VIDEO: Tom Jones, Biffy Clyro and Paolo Nutini live at agit8

Last week, agit8 launched with two days of pop-up protest song performances outside the Tate Modern Gallery in London. There was an incredible atmosphere down on the South Bank of the River Thames – you can catch up on the highlights from Wednesday and Thursday if you missed them.

It was fantastic to watch the crowd’s faces as well-known artists suddenly appeared on stage to sing protest songs, especially the fans who had heard rumours on Twitter and come down in the hope of seeing their idols up close.

I was lucky enough to be there to watch it all unfold, and here are three of my favourite live performances:

Watch all the live performances on the agit8 website.

Right now in Northern Ireland, G8 leaders are about to sit down and discuss issues including transparency and nutrition. We know they’ve heard our calls for action already, but there is still time to add you name for the final push.  Sign our G8 petition now. 

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