Category: Rex Benefits
The Summer of Love was the culmination of a movement, and its music defined the era. Songs such as Jefferson Airplane’s “Somebody to Love,” The Beatles’ “All You Need is Love”, Norman Greenbaum’s “Spirit in the Sky,” and Buffalo Springfield’s “For What It’s Worth” are as relevant today as they were when they were first heard 50 years ago. We […]
Sharing a few scenes from this year’s Fire on the Mountain Ski Challenge! Thanks for your support! We want to thank our friends at the Squaw Valley Resort, WinterWonderGrass, The North Face, Putnam, and J.P. Morgan Securities for helping make this event possible. Photos by Alan Sheckter where noted.
Check out this great interview with Amy Helm about her father, Levon Helm, as well as the Midnight Ramble Band and their upcoming appearance at The Fillmore! (Amy Helm photo © Rich Gastwirt)
Just announced: Wake the Dead opens! Limited number of general admission tickets now on sale! Earlier this year, the Rex Foundation Board of Directors presented our Ralph J. Gleason award to Levon Helm. Named after the renowned music journalist from San Francisco who was a major figure in the advancement of music in America in the 1960s, […]
Talk about a crazy, crazy, crazy, crazy night! That would be Can’t Stop The Train, coming up August 17 at The Fillmore. It was already shaping up to be pretty awesome, but now… Jake Peavy has just announced that Phil Lesh will be joining Jake Peavy and The Outsiders in paying tribute to Jerry onstage that […]
Worlds collide and tribes gather at the Fillmore August 17 as San Francisco icons gather to celebrate Jerry Garcia in Can’t Stop The Train, a one-of-a-kind evening of music and fun. SF Giants pitcher Jake Peavy brings his band, The Outsiders, joined by guests Tim Flannery, Jackie Greene, Luther and Cody Dickinson, Col. Bruce […]
Thanks to Gallery Keoki for capturing the moments at Friday’s Fire on the Mountain Vertical Challenge! And to Dave Vann for scenes from the post-race fun!
Get tickets through Eventbrite We’re delighted to announce that tickets go on sale Wednesday, January 6 for The 2nd Annual Fire on the Mountain Vertical Challenge ski race, taking place in Squaw Valley on Friday, April 1, 2016. It’s not just a race, but a test of endurance and strategy, where successful teams will ski/ride in […]
Now on sale: General Admission tickets! We were already pretty excited about Reflections: A Celebration of Jerry Garcia, coming up December 5 at the Fillmore in SF. Steve Kimock & Friends are putting together an unforgettable tribute to Jerry and his musical roots. Now. we’re delighted to announce that noted singer/songwriter/multi-instrumental wizard David Bromberg will be joining […]