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3rd Annual Rock ‘n Soul Holiday Benefit Concert

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Arlington’s Regent Theatre, Sunday, December 18, 2011

The Rock ‘n Soul Holiday Concert will take place at the historic Regent Theatre, on Sunday, December 18, 2011 at 8:00 pm. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. The Regent Theatre is located at 7 Medford Street (off Mass. Ave.) in Arlington, Massachusetts, and is MBTA and handicap accessible, with free parking across the street

The Rock ‘n Soul Holiday All Star Band will be led by musical director and bassist Wolf Ginandes and will feature Cliff Goodwin on guitar who was Joe Cocker’s musical director for ten years, Marty Richards on drums, who currently plays with the reunited J. Geils Band, and Bill Holloman on keyboards and horns formerly with Danny Gatton, the Gatlin Brothers, and currently with Chic.

Many great musicians and performers will present a concert to raise funds to support charity with the third annual Rock ‘n Soul Holiday Concert at the Regent Theatre in Arlington, MA on Sunday December 18, 2011 at 8:00 PM.

The 3rd Annual Rock ‘n Soul Holiday Benefit Concert is reaching out to many of New England’s finest performers to come sing a song, play a tune and revel with the fans and other musicians at a concert and sing-along.

The Rock n Soul Holiday All-Stars will be led by musical director and bassist Wolf Ginandes and will feature Cliff Goodwin on guitar who was Joe Cocker’s musical director for ten years, Marty Richards on drums, who currently plays with the reunited J. Geils Band, and Bill Holloman, on keyboards and horns formerly with Danny Gatton, the Gatlin Brothers, and currently with Chic. Also sitting in with the All Stars are Jimmy “Two Suits” Capone

This year the performers include former Barrence Whitfield, Boston Music Awards vocalist nominees Casey Desmond and John Powhida, and Grammy nominated Professor Doug Bell. Many more acts will be announced.

Rock & Soul Holiday Concert 2011

The price of admission will be $25.00 for Reserved Seating in intimate showplace, with a very limited amount of Preferred Seating available for only $30.00 ($3 facility fee included in each ticket price).

Net proceeds from this event will benefit Music Drives Us (www.musicdrivesus.org). Attendees are also asked to bring a New Unwrapped Toy or child’s holiday gift for Toys For Tots.

For tickets and more information, call 781-646-4849 or visit regenttheatre.com.

Rock N’ Soul Holiday Concert Performers

  • Rock n Soul Holiday All Stars
  • Danny Klein’s Full House
  • Barrence Whitfield
  • Charlie Farren
  • The Fools
  • Professor Doug Bell
  • Casey Desmond
  • John Powhida
  • Chris Fita
  • Jamie Lynn Hart
  • Streight Angular
  • Tsunami of Sound

Rock N’ Soul Holiday  Concert Sponsors

  • Barrence Whitfield
  • Doug Bell
  • Casey Desmond
  • John Powhida

Re-posted from MusicDrivesUs.org