Johnny Rzeznik, Joe Grushecky, The Weeklings, Jim Babjak to Rock Light of Day Virtual Benefit Sunday
Johnny Rzeznik of the Goo Goo Dolls is teaming up with the Light of Day festival for a virtual fundraiser supporting the Asbury Park Dinner Table organization, Nov. 22 at 11:15 a.m.
“The Asbury Park Dinner Table is honored to have the Light of Day Foundation ‘shine a light’ on us as we now face the Winter months, which normally are stark in Asbury Park, but now are at a crisis stage with the addition of the pandemic,” said APDT co-founder Allison Kolarik in a press release. “We also thank and appreciate the artists donating their time and talent to this concert fundraiser in the Asbury Park community spirit that many of us know is something very special.”
Performers for the “Shine A Light” benefit will include Joe Grushecky & The Houserockers, Jim Babjak of The Smithereens, The Weeklings, Richard Barone of The Bongos, John Easdale of Dramarama, James Maddock, Ben Arnold, Danielia Cotton, Joe D’Urso & Stone Caravan, Williams Honor, Matt and Eryn O’Ree, Billy Hector, Lisa Bouchelle, Emily Grove, Bobby Mahoney, Brian Dunne, Scott Elk & Kyle Ward, and Peter Elkas.
Each of the 19 acts will perform one song.
The event will be shown on Light of Day’s YouTube channel and Facebook page, as well as at facebook.com/APDinnerTable.