|Alto Reed and Mark Farner|
“Rock For Jobs” presented by the Detroit Lions on Friday, November 23rd! It’s a special concert benefiting Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit’s job training and placement programs.
Performing at the The Fillmore will be legendary sax man Alto Reed’s AllStars with special guests rock n roll icon Mitch Ryder, and one of our favorite Michigan Rock legends Mark Farner.
Jim Johnson will be your host for the evening. Tickets start at just $10 and go on sale this Sunday, October 14th at 10am. Get your tickets at Livenation.com or www.rockforjobs.org!
“Rock for Jobs” is a celebration of Detroit’s musical past and present and a fundraiser supporting its bright economic future. The event brings together many of the stars who built and continue contributing to the city’s musical renown for one night of “goodwill” and great tunes. The event helps put the people of Metro Detroit back to work.
Legendary “saxman” Alto Reed, founding and current member of “Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band,” has teamed up with Goodwill again to assemble a star-studded roster of Detroit’s top talent for this celebration of the Motor City’s rich music legacy. Alto Reed’s AllStars with be joined on stage by special guests rock n roll icon Mitch Ryder and former Grand Funk Railroad frontman Mark Farner.
Ticket sales and sponsorships support Detroit area Goodwill employment training, education, placement and job creation programs that enable local people to overcome challenges and earn jobs. These programs help the region’s unemployed become “Trained, Trusted and Ready to Work.” Goodwill is the only organization solely dedicated to fighting the battle against MetroDetroit unemployment and believes job creation and placement to be the key to sustaining the area’s revival.