Category: Rex Musical Caravan

03/11/13

Olive & the Dirty Martinis Rock the Freight for Rex

Bay Area Rex fans, you don’t want to miss this one. On Friday, April 5, 2013, Berkeley’s legendary Freight & Salvage hosts Olive & The Dirty Martinis in their first Rex Musical Caravan “rock ‘n’ roots” fundraiser. Lead singer Olive, who cites Janis Joplin, Grace Slick, and Dusty Springfield as influences, is also our own […]

03/04/13

Dogpatch Junction on the Road and Helping Rex

Our good friends Dogpatch Junction have announced their upcoming Dog Star Tour of the Bay Area, including several Rex Musical Caravan shows. Check it out, and thanks so much to the band for their continued support! The Semi-Official Dogpatch Junction DogStar Tour 2013 Phase 1 March 16th – Presidio Yacht Club, Sausalito (Rex Musical Caravan […]

02/14/13

Reflections Band/McMule Join Forces for Rex

More good news for our East Coast friends, as Reflections band launches its fifth year on the Rex Musical Caravan with a show on March 22. Also, they’re bringing high energy acoustic band McMule along for the ride. Says Reflections’ John Cassano, “Reflections has been sharing the music of Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead […]

02/11/13

Keller Williams Releases ‘KEYS’ for Rex

Hear “Terrapin Station” Download KEYS from iTunes Get the details about Keller Williams and KEYS. Musician Keller Williams has been a strong supporter of the Rex Foundation for many years. He’s done many a live show to raise funds, and he’s been generous as well with recorded tunes, most notably the REX: Live at the […]

02/11/13

Dogpatch Junction Returns for Rex

We love to hear from our good friends Dogpatch Junction, whose most recent entry in their long career of Rex fundraisers was an awesome show in December at Berkeley’s Ashkenaz. Now comes word they’ll be returning to at the Presidio Yacht Club in Sausalito, a cool venue to hear great music and scene of a […]

01/31/13

Boris Garcia’s CD Release Party to Benefit Rex

Philly’s own Boris Garcia is a longtime friend of the Rex Foundation. Many’s the time the band has raised funds for Rex through its music: the 2007 Black Tie-Dye Ball in Falls Church, VA; 2010’s Festival of Family; and this past summer’s Pinnacle Jam II. Over the course of their career, the Borises have released […]

01/08/13

A Rockin’ NYE!

They rocked past dawn to ring in the new year in Pennsylvania—and we’re very grateful to Rob and Gina Hunt of Flagship Music, the New Riders of the Purple Sage, Mysterytrain, and the End of the World Party for their generosity and hard work in raising funds for Rex. Here’s Rob’s report: We had such […]

12/19/12

Atlanta’s Warlocks Share the Love With Rex

We’re happy to acknowledge our great appreciation to The Warlocks: A Tribute to the Grateful Dead for including Rex in their December 15 festivities. Thank you so much to all who made this possible! Reports the band’s David Young: We had our benefit show last night at a club here in metro Atlanta, called Java Monkey, […]

12/18/12

Mickey Hart Band’s 2013 Tour Dates, So Far

The Mickey Hart Band announces their first tour of 2013 with special guests The African Showboyz from Ghana. The African Showboyz are four brothers from the northern part of Ghana who fuse a unique blend of West African rhythm, dance, and raw energy. Originally discovered by Grammy-winning virtuoso Babatunde Olatunji, the African Showboyz have shared […]

12/13/12

The New Riders et al. Rock in the New Year for Rex!

Our good friends at Flagship Music Productions have put together an amazing New Year’s celebration to raise funds for the Rex Foundation, featuring The New Riders of the Purple Sage, The MiZ Band, Mysterytrain and Pan. It’s all happening December 31, 2012 in Kempton, PA, starting at 5 p.m. There’s also a Rex raffle with […]