Tag: david gans

EVENT: FEB 23, 2016 in Sweetwater, Mill Valley

Rex Musical Caravan: The Kind Buds at Sweetwater

the Kind Buds

Longtime Rex supporters the  Kind Buds take their audiences on a roller coaster of tension and release, trading fiery-sweet guitar licks with raucous, wide-open acoustic jams and stunning guitar interplay. Tight vocal harmonies compliment and complete their polished sound. The Buds are grass roots to the core. The music they play is solely acoustic – they […]

EVENT: AUG 13, 2015 in Great American Music Hall, SF

A Celebration of 40 Years
Since the Grateful Dead’s Legendary
One From the Vault Performance

GAMH Invitation

The Rex Musical Caravan goes back in time… Mark Karan, Robin Sylvester, James Nash, Neil Hampton, David Gans, “Totally Dead,” and many special guests recreate the memorable August 13, 1975 “Make Believe Ballroom” show at the Great American. A portion of ticket proceeds goes to Rex! All ages (6 and up). Doors 8 p.m.; music […]

10/06/14

Rex Founders, Friends and Family to Speak at So Many Roads Conference

On Saturday, November 8, Rex co-founder and Board Member Carolyn Garcia, Executive Director Cameron Sears, and Sandy Sohcot, Executive Director of The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education Program, will take part in a roundtable discussion of “‘The More That You Give’: Philanthropy, Philosophy, and the Rex Foundation.” Chaired by Rex Advisory Board […]

03/28/13

Boris Garcia’s West Coast Tour Supports Rex

Our good friends and longtime supporters Boris Garcia make a long-awaited return to California starting next month, and a portion of each show’s proceeds go to the Rex Foundation! Adding to the joy, joining them for several shows are David Gans and the Sycamore Slough String Band, and another night the THUGZ come along. Here’s […]

08/28/12

Watch the Video: “There’s a Way” at the Vibes!

David Gans introduces Henry Sidle, who sings his original compositions and talks about Rex’s work in human rights. Henry says: “It was such an honor to be up on the Green Vibes stage a few weeks ago. Not only was it an amazing feeling to be sharing my music with fellow music lovers, but it […]

08/13/12

‘There’s a Way’–or Two or Three–at the Vibes

We were delighted when Rex supporter Henry Sidle, who last year composed the human rights anthem “The World As It Could Be” and performed it to an appreciative audience at Gathering of the Vibes, sent us his latest, “There’s a Way.” One of the most gratifying things about Rex’s work is watching the next generation […]

07/19/12

New ‘World As It Could Be’ Song Premiering at GOTV!

We’re delighted to report a particularly great upcoming convergence of benevolent forces at Gathering of the Vibes on Friday, July 20, 2012, when, after an introduction from David Gans, Henry Sidle takes to the Green Vibes Stage at 3:45 p.m. and premieres his new song, “There’s a Way,” inspired by the Rex Foundation’s The World […]

08/28/11

Sweet Vibes: “The World As It Could Be”

david and henryAt this year’s Gathering of the Vibes, young singer/songwriter Henry Sidle, who’s been inspired by the Rex Foundation’s work, performed his original composition “The World As It Could Be” and was interviewed by GOTV performer and longtime Rex supporter David Gans. Then the two of them played “Ripple.” Does it get much sweeter? We don’t think so… Check out the audio…

10/12/10

Cruisin’ for Rex

Here’s a great way to start the new year—and help Rex at the same time! Cloud 9 Adventures, producer of the music-themed Jam Cruise, has generously created an opportunity for Rex Foundation supporters to  enjoy a special vacation while also benefiting Rex. Visit jamcruise.com to view the impressive list of musicians who will be performing […]