(Bowie, MD) 76 West Band and “Plunky and Oneness” will help FAME: The Foundation for the Advancement of Music and Education (www.fameorg.org) celebrate its 10th year anniversary with a concert at the Bethesda Jazz & Supper Club on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 8:00 p.m. Ticket information can be found at http://www.bethesdabluesjazz.com. 76 Degrees West Band is known for its self-titled album which featured a remake of the hit “School Boy Crush” (Average White Band). The group recently released a new album featuring Washington area native Raheem De Vaughn. Plunky and Oneness just released “Never Too Late,” an album featuring nu-jazz, go-go funk and hip-hop.
The musicians are strong advocates for FAME. “The Foundation for the Advancement of Music and Education supports a wide range of musical genres to students and to our supporters. We are thrilled that 76West Band and Plunky and Oneness support our mission to bring music and education to our young people,” said FAME Founder and Executive Director A. Toni Lewis.
The event is one of a series of activities for FAME as the organization enters its tenth anniversary year.
WHAT: Concert Featuring 76 West Band and Plunky and Oneness
WHEN: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 8:00 p.m. ( Doors Open at 6 p.m.)
WHERE: Bethesda Jazz & Summer Club 7719 Wisconsin Avenue Bethesda, Maryland
Now entering its 10th year, the Foundation for the Advancement of Music and Education, Inc. (FAME) is a 501(c) (3) nonprofit corporation based in Bowie, Maryland. FAME was founded in 2004 on the principle that all children, teens, and young adults, regardless of social and economic need, should have access to quality music and music education as part of their lifelong journey to adulthood. And if given the tools, the power of music which is a key factor to a well -rounded character, will produce a new generation of leaders for our community and for our nation. Our mission is to positively impact the lives of youth through access to quality music, education, programs, and experiences. LIKE US on FACEBOOK! FOLLOW US ON TWITTER OR INSTAGRAM at famemusiced.