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SOURCE Rockers In Recovery Inc.
RIR All Star Band - 7PM March 22 -Susan Israel (wife of the new Broward County Sheriff Scott J. Israel) and Rockers In Recovery will be holding a fundraiser for The Special Olympics and The Broward County Sheriff's Foundation.
POMPANO BEACH, Fla., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Musicians, who've performed or recorded with artists and bands such as Aerosmith, Billy Joel, SNL Live Band, Todd Rundgren, Joan Jett, Vanilla Fudge, Richie Sambora and others, will take the stage to rock 'n' roll and raise funds to benefit the Special Olympics of South Florida and the Sheriff's Foundation of Broward County.
7-11 p.m.March 22
100 SW 3rd Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Special Olympics athletes will be special guests at the concert, where they will jam to the music of The RIR All Star Band Featuring:
Ricky Byrd ( Joan Jett and The Blackhearts) Richie Supa (Aerosmith) Mark Stein (Vanilla Fudge) Liberty Devitto (Billy Joel Band) Christine Ohlman "The Beehive Queen" (SNL Band) Muddy Shews (Southside Johnny)
Along with special guests BLUEFIRE BAND and Singer Songwriter Elizabeth Edwards opening the night.
MORE SPECIAL GUESTS TO BE ANNOUNCED
The concert will include a silent auction featuring guitars from some of the best names in rock and sport and music memorabilia.
This event is presented by Rockers In Recovery, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3)(pending) created to provide support and funding for musicians and their families suffering from all forms of addiction. The organization provides education and support about addiction as well as treatment to those who cannot afford it.