Dead Rock West at the Cavern Santa Ana - One of the coolest bands around (you have to be cool to open for John Doe and X)
Doors at 8 pm, show about 9.
Followed at 10 pm by a very special event: WOMEN ROCK - PANCREATIC CANCER BENEFIT
Jamie & Brian Coakley from Wax Apples/ Cadillac Tramps, Abby Girl & The Real Deal, The Darden Sisters, & Jessica Kaczmarek w/special guests- blues
artists Jason James Snyder and Tony Lopez; Greg Antista & The Lonely Streets.
Artists also to be confirmed—
Exene from legendary punk band X, Blues artists Johnny Main and Eric Vonherzen from the 44’s; Ska band Bite
Me Bambi (with members of Save Ferris).
There will be a house band available for all the artists, which is comprised of:
Chris Smith on bass, David Valdez on drums, Jessica Kaczmarek & Mark Wood on guitar. Artists are free to use the house band or bring in their own musicians. There will be a full backline provided consisting of Shure microphones & mic stands, Fender guitars/amps, Fender bass/bass cabinet, and Ludwig drums. A full inhouse JBL sound system is also included, along with well known soundman Ian Martin. Each artist will get a 30 minute set of songs of their choosing.
ALL proceeds will go to PanCan.org
(who help families & people with Pancreatic Cancer get support & find out all the resources that are available to them), and the Marc Lustgarten Foundation (who's organization gives 100% of their donated money to Pancreatic Cancer research to try & find a cure for this devastating disease).
Enjoy the new hotspot at 220 3rd St. across from the Yost in DTSA.