Coming up this Saturday, May 30, 2020, The Colorado Music Relief Fund (CMRF) will launch with a virtual event called Banding Together: A Concert for the Colorado Music Relief Fund, presented by Breckenridge Brewery.
Featuring appearances from The Avett Brothers, Big Head Todd & The Monsters, Brandi Carlile, Dave Matthews, The Lumineers, Michael Franti, Nathaniel Rateliff, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Sam Bush, The String Cheese Incident, Grace Potter, Jack Johnson, Marcus Mumford, and Nick & Helen Forster, the event will kick off at 6pm MT with streams running on local radio, TV and YouTube for the fans elsewhere. Additionally, the event will feature an exclusive Conversation with Bob Weir & John Hickenlooper and an intercontinental Conversation with Nathaniel Rateliff and Marcus Mumford.
People across the world can tune into the three-hour event to watch performances and storytelling by musicians, crew members, industry members, and Colorado personalities. The full three-hours will be live-streamed and aired on 97.3 KBCO, CBSN Denver and on Youtube. Additionally, the first hour, from 6:00 to 7:00 PM, will be broadcast on CBS Denver. Bret Saunders, Morning Show host for 97.3 KBCO and Jim Benemann, CBS4 anchorman, will host the event. More information and details on how to watch can be found on the CMRF website.
We’ll be following along this weekend. Head to comusicrelief.org for more info.