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  LINE UP SCHEDULE
Time Act Stage
8:30pm The In Crowd
Jimmi Hendrix Experience
 
Main
9:00  Christie Baker Acoustic
9:20pm BigDaddy & the BullDogs

The Butterfield Blues Band

Canned Heat
Country Joe & the Fish
Main
9:50 The Septemberists
The Mamas & the Papas
The Association
Simon and Garfunkel
Acoustic
10:10pm King Penguin:
The Byrds
 
Main
10:40 The Septemberists
Johnny Rivers
Laura Nyro
Ravi Shankar 
Scott McKenzie
Acoustic
11pm Retro69
Electric Flag
Booker T. & the M.G.'s

Otis Redding
Big Brother and the Holding Company 
Jefferson Airplane
The Who
The Blues Project
The Jimmi Hendrix Experience (Dirty Ernie)
Main
1230 Half Past Dead (Duo) Acoustic 
12:50am Grape Jam:

(music can go till 2am...please note this time may be needed if we get delays)

Quicksilver Messenger Service,  Steve Miller Band,  Moby Grape,  Buffalo Springfield,

Main
Home Press Release  Line Up Set List Sponsorship Info Info for Performers Venue

Retrofest 34
https://www.facebook.com/events/503244359712462
A Tribute to the Monterey Pop Music Festival of 1967
To Benefit
The Richard M. Brodsky Foundation

Performer and Volunteer Info

MP3s for learning songs

Song Arrangements

Very important info for all performers (please click) 

If you end up using more than the 20 minutes for setup, the time will have to come out of you set.

EVERYONE other than musicians performing in this show, will be required to make the minimum $10 donation at the doo
r.

We expect the show to end sometime between 1 and 2am. All acts will perform, even if a little late.

Backline

Time Line (please be here at least 1 hour before you performance time)

Start
Time
End
Time
Main Stage Acoustic Stage Richard M Brodsky Foundation
6:30 7:00 Goldstar Backline  Load In    
7:00 8:00 Goldstar Set Up Backline on main stage Using Allan's PA, provide 2 Mikes to acoustic stage. Goldstar sets up PA. Arrive and set up
8:00 8:30 In Crowd Set Up   Start collecting $10 at doors 8pm
8:30 9:00 In Crowd Perform Christie Baker  Set Up  
9:00 9:20 BigDaddy & the Bulldogs Set Up Christie Baker Perform  
9:20 9:50 BigDaddy & the Bulldogs Perform Septemberists Set Up Call  Prize winners
9:50 10:10 King Penguin Set Up SEPTEMBERISTS Perform  Quick speech from R&R
10:10 10:40 King Penguin Perform Septemberists Set Up  Call  Prize winners
10:40 11:00 Retro69 Set Up SEPTEMBERISTS Perform Call  Prize winners
11:00 12:30 Retro69 Perform  Half Past dead Set Up

 

 Call  Prize winners
12:30 12:50 Grape Jam Set Up Half Past dead Perform Call 50 50 winner
12:50 2:00am Grape Jam Perform    

Promotion
Please help us promote this event posting this all over Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn,  Myspace, ect.

Things You can do:

Please post this event on your wall!

https://www.facebook.com/events/421296714616662

And of course invite your friends

We still need help as follows:

1) Street Team: Hanging flyers
2) Web team: Web promoting via Facebook, bulletin boards, email
3) Sponsors: asking businesses for raffle donations of sponsorships
4) Media outreach: calling the radio or TV or papers asking them to list or cover the event
 

  1. Please print out this flyer and  give it to your friends. Cut and paste and email it .
    JPG version of flyer

    PDF Version of Flyer
      8.5 by 11

PDF Version of Flyer  11 by 17
 

  1. Pass this on to the media

    MS Word Press Release

     

  2. Use this for sponsors

    MS Word Letter to Give to  Sponsors

     

  3. Call these radio stations and ask them to announce the event as part of their community calendar or better yet, to make a short plug    
    Click here for entire list of stations  

    You can use the following quick text:

"Come down to Retrofest34, a Tribute to the music played at the Monterep Pop Festival of 1967 To Benefit the Richard M Brodsky Foundation's efforts to fight Aids and Brain Cancer.

 The show will be held on Saturday, April 20 from 8:30pm  2:00am at the Blue Parrot 5460 Merrick Road in Massapequa, NY .  $10 donation at the door.   Every dollar raised will go directly to the charity.
The Richard M. Brodsky Foundation is dedicated to raising awareness of HIV/AIDS and Cancer, and to continue to provide global innovative outreach programs that impact the lives of individuals living with HIV/AIDS and Cancer. They are focused on expanding our fundraising efforts to advance research and treatment of HIV/AIDS and Cancer.  Their mission at the Richard M. Brodsky Foundation is to provide food, shelter and shoes for orphans living in Kenya, raise money for research for the cure or vaccine for AIDS, to help those already afflicted with AIDS, and to help those with brain cancer
."

More info at retrofestival.org"
 

  1. If you have any time for online gorilla marketing, feel free to contact any of these places and tell them about the event:
    You can use this press release or the text above.   simply go to the web site below and post the even   htttp://retrofestival.org/Retrofest34/retrofest34_PressRelease.htm

     

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  1.  Event Websites
    longislandmusicscene.com
    longislandexchange.com        media@longislandexchange.com  for press reeleases
    longislandbrowser.com
    newsdayinteractive.com/
    EventSetter.com
    longislandguide.com
    villagevoice.com
    LifeOnLOngIsland.com
    lessings.com
    eventsonlongisland.com
    Newyork.Going
    Eventful.com
    Upcoming.Yahoo.com
    Girl PR
    Idealist.org
    DoingNYC.com
    LastFM
    newyork.kijiji.com
    greenwichtime.com
    espanol.clasificadosnewyork.univision.com
    post.craigslist.org
    nexuscafe.com
    thrillist.com
    mievo.com
    stefanosnetwork.com
    topix.net
    mojam.wolfgangsvault.com
    Grass Roots Networking   (Mark Barnes)
    Hotpress
 

We still can use some prizes for the raffle. If you know of any businesses that would want to donate something. here is a form to give them.

 

 

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