Former MC5 guitarist and Jail Guitar Doors USA co-founder Wayne Kramer will once again take the stage in support of this nonprofit organization that uses music to help rehabilitate prisoners and youth offenders. This annual benefit features a rare live performance by Moby and his band including Mindy Jones, Tripp Beam, Julie Mintz, Jonathan Nesvadba, Daron Murphy, Laura Dawn, with special guest Benmont Tench (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)
Opening set by Soledad Jazz Workshop with pianist Jack Bowers features legend Phil Ranelin (The Tribe); Poet Laureate Luis Rodriguez will emcee
The night opens with the Soledad Jazz Workshop with Detroit’s “Vibes from The Tribe” trombone legend Phil Ranelin together with pianist Jack Bowers and Wesley Haye. The night is emceed by LA’s former poet laureate Luis Rodriguez whose views about prison are passionate: “We need healthy familial, community, and social re- connection,” Luis states, “not for-profit prisons to deal with crime, mental illness, or poverty.”
How to Register?
Both VIP and General Admission tickets are available here: ROCK OUT! for Jail Guitar Doors.
Tickets are available at www.FordTheatres.org or by calling (323) 461-3673. To learn about discounts for groups of 10 or more, please visit FordTheatres.org.