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Thank you for spreading the word and coming out for this great show and awards ceremony celebrating PEACE and benefiting KPFK RADIO 90.7 FM LOS ANGELES, 98.7 FM SANTA BARBARA!
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 30, 2009
ZIGGY MARLEY HEADLINES 90.7 FM KPFK RADIO's
INAUGURAL PEACE AWARDS AND
SEPTEMBER 23, 2009 - IMAGINE PEACE!
ZIGGY MARLEY, four time Grammy-winning reggae musician and leader of the band Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers, will headline a benefit performance for Pacifica Radio KPFK 90.7FM
The concert will also feature Latin Jazz legend and master conguero PONCHO SANCHEZ; the transcending jazz vocalist from
KPFK is proud to honor those who are working for peace, through community activism, education, art and culture and social justice. To be honored are spoken word artist and American Indian Activist JOHN TRUDELL, who will be introduced by long-time friend and rock musician JACKSON BROWNE; vocalist KB SOLOMON who performs the Paul Robeson story in his one-man show "Speak of Me As I Am"; BLASE BONPANE of the Office of the Americas and KPFK Radio Host; the organization helping the homeless and indigent, HUNGER ACTION L.A.; Executive Director RAUL AÑORVE and IDEPSCA (Instituto de Educación Popular del Sur de California); and the ARLINGTON WEST BEACH PROJECT VOLUNTEERS with members from the VETERANS FOR PEACE LOS ANGELES. DOLORES HUERTA will be honored and represented by her daughter, MARIA ELENA CHÁVEZ. There will also be appearances by actor JOSH BROLIN and actor and comedian ROSEANNE BARR.
Tickets for the benefit show in support of KPFK are on sale now at $35, $60 and $150 per person. For $500 per person there will be a pre-show VIP Reception with the awardees and artists, which includes preferred seating, beverages and food, and entry into all the raffles, including the John Lennon Guitar donated by Gibson Guitars. For reservations, please call (323) 461-3673 or visit www.KPFK.org or www.fordtheatres.org. To reserve your pre-show VIP ticket, please call the FORD Box Office at (323) 461-3673.
Patricia Leao / firstname.lastname@example.org / (818) 567-0641