Tag: New Riders of the Purple Sage

EVENT: NOV 21, 2014 in Capitol Theatre, Nelson, BC

New Riders Bring Rex Musical Caravan to BC November 21-22

NRPS logo

Second night added: November 22! We just got word from our good friends the New Riders of the Purple Sage that they’re headed across the border to British Columbia, to raise funds for Rex! They’ll be playing  at the Capitol Theatre in Nelson, November 21, with a portion of each ticket’s price going to Rex. […]

EVENT: NOV 27, 2013

New Riders Rock for Rex November 27

We just got word that our good friends and longtime supporters the New Riders of the Purple Sage will be playing another Rex fundraiser—this time in San Francisco’s fabled Great American Music Hall on November 27. A portion of each ticket’s price goes to the Rex Foundation, and the Riders rock the house in their […]


NRPS at the The Hamilton in DC July 1: Rex Musical Caravan Rolls On!

Good news, East Coast Rex supporters! Our good friends and longtime supporters the New Riders of the Purple Sage are hitting the road later this month for a summer tour—and stopping in Washington, DC to play a Rex Musical Caravan fundraiser at The Hamilton (home to last year’s East Coast version of The Wheel…). Professor […]


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 […]


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 […]


The Wheel–A Musical Celebration…In DC!

Just added! After the Rex event, Rex Musical Caravan members and DC’s own Grateful Dead Tribute Band On the Bus continue the tunes at the Hamilton with a late night show!   The Wheel – A Musical Celebration of Jerry Garcia and Benefit for the Rex Foundation ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON, DC Featuring: New […]


Thanks for Giving ~ Pictures and Thank You’s

Thanks for Giving: the Rex Musical Caravan pulled into the Great American Music Hall November 28, when the New Riders of the Purple Sage and Moonalice rocked the house in support of the Rex Foundation. Susana Millman and Bob Minkin got some great shots of the bands, separately and together. Here are a few highlights; […]


Rex Jam Helps Kids Make Music

Thomas Hooker School Band

A near show-stopping thunder-and-lightning storm couldn’t stop generous souls from giving during the New Riders’ Rex Jam at Gathering of the Vibes. Thanks to their kindness, eight first-time musicians now have instruments and are playing in the (school) band.