Tuesday, December 22, 2009

Benefit concert set for Forresters at Carter Fold

HILTONS, Va. — A benefit concert for the Rita Forrester family will take place at the Carter Family Fold Jan. 3 at 3 p.m. The concert will be held to raise funds for the Forrester family who lost their home and all their worldly possessions in a tragic house fire Dec. 6.
The concert will feature many top performers of bluegrass, old-time, Celtic and Americana music. Scheduled to perform are the Lost and Found, Melvin Goins, Don Rigsby, the Darrell Webb Band, the VW Boys, Raymond McLain, Whitetop Mountain Band, No Speed Limit, the Jeanette Williams Band, Wayne Henderson and Friends, Tennessee Skyline, Sigean, the Hillbilly Gypsies, Cana Ramblers, Vinny Ringrose and Ethan Ferguson.
The concert will be in an “Opry style” format with bands performing two songs each. All bands are donating their time and talents to this cause. Food will be available. Sound support will be donated by Sound Check Music of Bristol, Va.

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