WESTERN BEAT SPECIAL EDITION — BILLY BLOCK FAMILY FUND BENEFIT CONCERT
Musicians Institute Concert Hall, 6752 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
The Los Angeles songwriter and roots music community is rallying to support one of its most tireless advocates: Western Beat impresario Billy Block, Because of previous surgeries for melanoma, he has been deemed ineligible for disability insurance — thus the formation of the Billy Block Family Fund. Confirmed performers include event hosts/co-chairs Brad Parker and Ed Tree, Jack Tempchin, Wendy Waldman, the Bum Steers (Ed Tree & Taras Prodaniuk), Dan Navarro, Teresa James & the Rhythm Tramps, Karen Tobin, Ed Berghoff, Freebo, Rick Shea, Bliss Bowen, John Stowers, Marty Axelrod, Jamie Houston,Phil Parlapiano, Maia Sharp, Randy Sharp, Lawrence Lebo-Croy, Matt Cartsonis, Jenny Yates, Paul Zollo, Kevin Fisher, Eddie Cunningham, Mark Islam, John Cate, Warren Sellers & James Grey, Lois Blaisch, and the Zydeco Party Band (Doug Lacy, Lisa Haley, Mark Shark and Freebo), with more artists TBA.
$25 Age limit: All ages