Road Recovery is an organization dedicated to helping young people battle addiction and other adversities. It provides teens with mentorships and real-life opportunities to team up with famous musicians and actors to present live-concert events and recording projects. In past projects, teens have teamed up with actor and comedian, Denis Leary, Metallica's James Hetfield, and former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash. The most recent collaboration was with 80's supergroup Duran Duran's John Taylor & Roger Taylor and Road Recovery's youth, who have created a song titled "No Rewind".
Road to Recovery With Actor And Comedian Denis Leary
Actor, author, comedian and voice-over extraordinaire, Denis Leary has gotten involved with the organization to help change lives.
Metallica's James Hetfield on How Music Saved his Life
Road Recovery supporter James Hetfield of Metallica sits down to discuss a variety of issues and overcoming adversities like shame and doing things he isn't proud of. Music has saved his life by giving him an outlet to write, express himself, and come to terms with is past.
Slash Helps At Risk Teens Find Their "Road To Recovery"
Slash, formerly a member of Guns N' Roses, talks about how the programs at Road Recovery help teens 'get out of a funk.' Whatever their situation, music and performing can help teens overcome addiction and adversity.
Hear Duran Duran Duo's 'No Rewind,' Penned by At-Risk Youth Band
Duran Duran's John Taylor and Roger Taylor have shared a new track titled "No Rewind," which the duo created in collaboration with at-risk youth. http://www.rollingstone.com/music/premieres/hear-duran-duran-duos-no-rewind-penned-by-at-risk-youth-w451294