House of Blues to host Legends of Rock N’ Blues benefit

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The House of Blues will welcome an all-star lineup featuring some of the best of rock and blues at the end of the month for a special benefit concert. Dubbed, “Legends of Rock N’ Blues”, the show take place on Sunday, February 28 with an impressive lineup topped by Jim Belushi, Aerosmith members Joey Kramer and Brad Whitford, and Rock & Roll Hall of Famer/Santanaa drummer Michael Carabello. Barry Goudreau of Boston, Johnny A, The Uptown Horns, the James Montgomery Band and Ernie and the Automatics round out the bill for the series kick-off show.
 
Tickets, which range in price from $30 to $45, are now on sale through Ticketmaster. A limited amount of VIP tickets, which include a meet and greet session with the artists, are available for $125. All process from the event will benefit the The International House of Blues Foundation (IHOBF) and DeviBlue charitable organizations. IHOBF is dedicated to bringing the arts to schools and communities through programs that increase public awareness of African American contributions to American culture.  DeviBlue, a non-profit founded by James Montgomery, provides healthcare for musicians. 
 
The event will serve as a kick off for the Powerhouse Breakout Artist Series, a new ongoing program that will be presented at the House of Blues Foundation Room on the last Sunday of each month. Each month a different Breakout artist will be showcased and introduced by an established artist.

 

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