Date: 8 Jun 1997
Country: United States
City: Randall's Island
Venue: Downing Stadium
Other Bands/Artists at the Show:
- Mighty Mighty Bosstones
- Lee Perry with Mad Professor & Robotiks Band
- Taj Mahal
- Michael Stipe and Mike Mills
- Alanis Morissette
Second Tibetan Freedom Concert.
It raised $250,000 and had over 50,000 attendees.
This was the last concert that Hurricane DJed for the group.
Root Down from this performance was recorded and officially released as part of the 3xCD Tibetan Freedom Concert set on November 4, 1997. A video recording (which aired on MTV as a music video) of the Root Down performance appears as bonus material on the the Free Tibet DVD which was released in 1998.