Thursday, 27 September 2001
Legendary classic rockers including STYX, REO Speedwagon, Bad Company, Journey, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kansas, Eddie Money, Survivor, John Waite, Edgar Winter, Grand Funk Railroad's Mark Farner and many more to be announced will perform at two "Volunteers For America" benefit concerts.
The concerts are scheduled for Saturday, Oct 20th at the HiFiBuys Lakewood Amphitheatre in Atlanta, GA and Sunday, October 21st at the Smirnoff Music Center in Dallas, TX.
"I just couldn't stand by without doing something to help all of the people whose lives have been destroyed by the terrible tragedies of September 11th," said organizer and lead singer of Styx, Tommy Shaw. "I just starting calling up all of my friends to see what we could do. The response has been amazing and we expect to add many more artists to the line up."