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100 Monkeys Performs Charity Concert
Jackson Rathbone, Ben Graupner, Ben Johnson, Jerad Anderson, and Larry Abrams join friends to raise money and awareness for adrenal cancer research.
By: ASCC Now
Dallas, TX - 100 Monkeys members Jerad Anderson, Jackson Rathbone, Lawrence Abrams, Benjamin Graupner, and Benjamin Johnson are playing a tribute for their lost friend Spencer Bell in Dallas, TX on April 24th, 2010. An afternoon all ages concert and an evening 18+ concert will take place at Trees. Proceeds from the event will go to adrenal cancer research, a rare and aggressive cancer that stole the life of their twenty year old friend Spencer Bell, who was also a talented artist and musician. They will be joining their friends The Stevedores, Drew and the Medicinal Pen, and Tin Tin Can to raise awareness for adrenal cancer and celebrate the life and music of Spencer Bell including playing songs from Spencer’s albums, which can be found on www.spencerbellmemorial.com. New bands Evro and The Kissing Club will join them for their first Spencer Bell Memorial Concert performances. But not only will fans be able to enjoy the concert, they can enter into special contests with prizes that include meeting the band and showing off their artistic abilities at the concert itself. Included in these contests are a music video contest, a t-shirt design contest, a raffle with celebrity donated items, and a special auction.
The winner of the music video contest will have their video played through out the concerts. The winner of the t-shirt design contest will have their design produced and sold through the Spencer Bell Legacy Project. All details of the contests can be found at www.asccnow.com.
The auction will consist of three special prizes. People can bid on the opportunity to interview the bands prior to the concerts on live streaming internet, dinner with the bands between the concerts, or a meet and greet with all the bands in a special VIP area. Bidding begins on February 22, 2010 at www.sblauctions.com and will continue through March 5th.
The raffle includes items such as a guitar signed by Bowling for Soup, autographed pictures from Simple Plan, a special designed t-shirt by Kelly Rathbone, and autographed portraits of the bands. Winners of the raffle need not be present to win. Details for ordering tickets can be found on the Artists Supporting a Cure for Cancer Website www.asccnow.com/
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A Texas Non Profit Corporation that encourages the stance that one person's art is another person's cure.