Benefit concert is “All for You”
Sister Hazel is hosting tonight’s Gator Growl, but the band began their Homecoming weekend last night at a benefit concert. Proceeds go toward helping people pay for treatment for addiction at Shands Vista Florida Recovery Center. Medical Director Scott Teitelbaum says the impact of their services is widespread.
This is the fourth year Sister Hazel’s Ken Block and Andrew Copeland have played the benefit.
An excerpt of Block and Copeland performing Sister Hazel’s “All for You” last night:
This entry was posted in Arts and Entertainment
. Bookmark the permalink
More Stories in Arts and Entertainment
Gainesville couple Mark and Barbara Armbrecht travel North Central Florida to teach the blues in schools. Their work is a part of a blues society program aiming to spread blues education to school children.
The third Annual Gainesville Record Fair took place Sudnay at The Wooly in Downtown Gainesville. The fair featured 20 sellers and 25 tables.
Bo Diddley Plaza in downtown Gainesville is closing Sunday for renovations. The renovations are expected to last one year and will include additions to the performance area, a new café, an informational kiosk and relocating an existing bus stop.
A Peruvian artist’s scrap metal rooster inspired local community activists to start a downtown art movement. The creators hope it will attract more locals to Gainesville’s art scene.
Blues music has taken over Gainesville in the form of an exhibit at the Matheson History Museum. “Florida’s Got the Blues” runs through April 30 and showcases the history of blues music in North Central Florida.