Coal / Mountaintop Removal

Magnolia Mountain releases “Hand of Man” video featuring footage from the movie ”Coal Country”

CINCINNATI — Today Cincinnati-based roots/Americana band Magnolia Mountain released a video of their song “Hand of Man”, to raise awareness about mountaintop removal coal mining. The song appears on a compliation CD called Music for the Mountains, which was released in February 2011 as part of the successful benefit concert of the same name.  Magnolia Mountain’s third record, Town and Country, will be released this year and also features the song. Collaborators on the video include  Robert Fugate, Cliff Jenkins, John Oaks, Chris Kromer, Andrew J. Brown, e.E. Charlton- Trujillo, Mari-Lynn Evans, Jordan Freeman and Jay Johnson.

– Melissa K. English, Development Director, Ohio Citizen Action