On Wednesday, September 25 seven local bands have volunteered for an evening fundraising for community activist Marcel Rivera, who was brutally attacked on July 10 by three men with a baseball bat. This benefit will be held Wednesday, September 25 at Café Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Avenue.
Among the talent lined up are:
Paul Sanchez with Jesse Moore and Arsene DeLay, 7:00 -- 7:30
Calvin Johnson Trio, 7:45 – 8:05
The Davis Rogan Band, 8:20 – 8: 40
The Upstarts! featuring Margie Perez and Robin Clabby, 8:55 -- 9:15
Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs, 9:40 – 10:00
Atchafalaya All Stars featuring Alex McMurray, John Fohl, Carlo Nuccio, Tom Fitzpatrick and Joe Cabral, 10:15 – 10:35
The Iguanas, 10:50 – 11:10
AbPsych, 11:25 – 11:45
The Kid Carsons, 12:00 – 12:25
The show starts at 7:00 and tickets are $15 available now online at EventBrite.com (search for Marcel Rivera Benefit Concert) or the day of the event at the door. Join in a celebration of recovery, help one of our outstanding citizens and join in a great cause.