Rockers In Recovery Concert Aiding Those Affected By Hurricane Sandy.
Back on January 25, 2013 at The Cutting Room in New York City. Rockers In Recovery Founders John Hollis and Lori Sullivan, United an all-star concert aiding those affected by the superstorm Sandy.
Through funding for this event from RIR Founder John Hollis and RIR sponsors, 100% of the ticket sales, merchandise, and auction items were donated to The Graybeards (a non-profit Rockaway Beach-based organization), West Hamilton Beach Volunteer Fire Department, and The Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department.
Rockers In Recovery with a slew of special guests Rockers including Gary US Bonds, Ian Hunter (Mott The Hoople, Mick Ronson), Michael Des Barres (recording artist/actor), LaLa Brooks (The Crystals), Billy J. Kramer (“Bad To Me”), Gene Cornish (The Rascals), Simon Kirke (Free, Bad Company), Handsome Dick Manitoba (Manitoba, The Dictators, Little Stevens Underground Garage), Joe Hurley, Ross The Boss (The Dictators), Peppy Castro (Blues Magoos), Mark Bosch (Ian Hunter Rant Band, Garland Jeffries), Arno Hecht and Larry Etkin (Uptown Horns), Adam Roth (Billy J. Kramer) and Hey Marge Raymond (singer/songwriter/actress), Ricky Byrd – Lead Guitar/ Vocals (Joan Jett and the Blackhearts) Liberty Devito ( Drums - Billy Joel Band), Richie Supa (Guitar/Vocals – Aerosmith), Kasim Sultan (Bass/Vocals - Utopia), Christine Ohlman (Lead Vocals - SNL Band), and Mark Stein (keys/vocals – Vanilla Fudge). The night opened with a performance from Queens own doo-wop kings The Capris (There’s A Moon Out Tonight). The evening was hosted by A&E Private Sessions’ Lynn Hoffman and NYC’s own Q104 DJ Ken Dashow.
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