Wednesday, October 28, 2009

"Rock as Ammunition" Concert Tickets are On Sale!

girlsroc.jpg image by kingrustynutz

Save the Date for November 6th as the The Dunes Presents "Rock as Ammunition," an Eastern Market benefit concert supporting the positive impact music education can have on young girls and boys throughout the District area. Proceeds will benefit Girls Rock! DC and Guitars Not Guns .

Your $20 ticket gets you all access to hear four local rock bands: Tennis System, Shapiro, Memphis 59 and Spring Tigers and DJ Doc Rok performing a turntable mash-up of iconic rock and hip h

Friday, November 6th
7 p.m. to Midnight
Eastern Market (North Hall)
7th Street & North Carolina Avenue, SE
Washington, D.C

With a base in music education, Girls Rock! DC aims to create a supportive, inclusive and creative space for girls to develop their self-confidence, build community, stand up and rock out! Following in the footsteps of girls rock camps across the United States, Girls Rock! DC was founded in October 2007 by an all volunteer collective of DC Metro Area musicians, teachers, artists and community organizers. In August 2008, over 80 volunteers built upon their diverse musical backgrounds, connections to local youth and approaches to grassroots organizing to create a week-long day camp for Washington DC area girls ages 8-18.
Guitars not Guns Virginia Affiliate-provide opportunity, inspiration and empowerment to at-risk and underprivileged youth

Guitars Not Guns provides opportunity, inspiration and empowerment to at-risk and underprivileged youth. GnG is a community based organization that provides at risk and underprivileged youth a positive alternative to the self-destructive behaviors of substance abuse, crime, truancy and gangs.

Tickets for the show are $20 in advance HERE and includes food and access to hear all four bands for the night. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door. Cash bar. All tickets are tax deductible. Must be 18 or older.

1 comment:

lms said...

The Guitars not Guns link isn't working. Can you please check it?