Going Home: A Benefit For New Jersey

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I lived in New Jersey for my entire life before moving to Rhode Island last year. So it is with great sadness that I have been viewing the horrific images from my home state in the wake of the storm. I have many close friends at the Jersey shore, and in speaking with them the word “gone” keeps coming up. It’s heartbreaking.

I was looking for something I could do to help my friends, and I came up with the idea of doing something that involves what I know best, music. So I reached out to my friends Bob Kendall and Mark Cutler, and asked them to help me. They both responded in under five minutes, and agreed to help organize this benefit. I will always be grateful to them for it – Ken.

The cover charge for the day will be $10, and ALL proceeds will go to the American Red Cross – Jersey Coast Chapter:

http://www.redcross.org/nj/tinton-falls

Sunday, November 18

Billy Goodes
29 Marlborough Street
Newport, RI

4:00 p.m.

Performers will include:

Bob Kendall Band

Mark Cutler and Friends

Ken Shane

Special Guest Artist:
Rick Barry (one of Asbury Park, NJ’s greatest songwriters)

Please come out. Enjoy some great music, and help people very much in need.

2 comments
Lady Resin
Lady Resin

@Ken Shane Thanks sooo very much! I live in Northern NJ. We lucked out. But I have family and friends that live down the Jersey Shore. Please check out this video of Union Beach. My cousin lives there. The town was decimamted. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9XKGeEFHvP8