PRS Band to headline Concert for the Cure
EASTON — The Paul Reed Smith Band will bring its self-described “Chesapeake Gumbo” blend of music back to the Avalon Theatre at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, for the Concert for the Cure to benefit Susan G. Komen Mar yland.
Premium tickets include a pre-concert reception at the theater at 6:30 p.m. The reception will feature a meetand-greet with the band and light fare samplings from downtown Easton restaurants. There will also be a live auction of a PRS SE signed guitar.
General admission to the concert is $40; premium tickets are $85. Tickets can be purchased at www.avalontheatre.com or by calling 410-822-7299.
Paul Reed Smith is the founder and owner of PRS Guitars, based on Kent Island. Smith is one of the world’s pre-eminent master guitar makers with clients including Carlos Santana, Jimmy Page, Dave Matthews and Ricky Skaggs.
The Paul Reed Smith Band performs worldwide, with a combination of funk, rock, R&B, jazz, fusion, gospel, New Orleans-style meters, hip hop and melodic instrumental music.
Net proceeds will benefit Susan G. Komen Maryland, providing breast health education and support, local community grant program funding and national research.
Silk and White Roses, Betty Huang, oil on canvas
The Paul Reed Smith Band will perform Friday, Feb. 17, at the Concert for the Cure at the Avalon Theatre.