Rock for Recovery at Valentines raises $4,193

Albany promoter Greg Bell of Greg Bell Productions has announced that the two-day Rock for Recovery concert event at Valentine’s raised $4,193 for two charities in regards to the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting.

The proceeds will go to EverRibbon: My Sandy Hook Family Fund, which aims to raise $2.6 million for the 26 families that lost loved ones in the tragedy, and Newtown Youth & Family Services, which provides mental health and support services to children and families.

The Rock for Recovery concerts had featured Conehead Buddha, Dr. Jah and the Love Prophets, Skunk Hostage, The Lucky Jukebox Brigade, Timbre Coup and Way Down on Friday night; and Black Mountain Symphony, Erin Harkes Band, Matt & the Bad Ideas, Sean Rowe, Super 400 and the Hearing Aides on Saturday night.

Valentine’s is located at 17 New Scotland Ave. in Albany.

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