If you’re heading to Strange Brew Thursday evening for the McCormack Family Benefit, here’s the lowdown on who’s playing when, per event publicist Jo Rae Di Menno:
6:00 Patricia Vonne
6:30 Ryan Carter
6:50 Johnny Goudie
7:15 Matt Munhall
7:45 Kacy Crowley
8:10 William Harries Graham and Marlon Sexton
8:30 Stephen Doster/Randy Weeks/Philip Gibbs Trio
9:05 Bill Carter with Gabe Rhodes
9:40 Matt McCormack & the Valley Below
10:15 Alejandro Escovedo & the Sensitive Boys with guests
The Onion Creek-area family home of local musician Matt McCormack sustained severe damage during the October floods. McCormack is married to Escovedo’s daughter ShaShai.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Standing-room tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door (if the event does not sell out); seated VIP tickets, which include a meet-and-greet with the artists and five raffle tickets for a signed guitar, are $50 in advance or $55 at the door. Advance tickets are available via holdmyticket.com.
In addition to the raffle for the guitar, the event also includes a silent auction of items donated by Miranda Lambert, Todd Snider, Gene Simmons, Alejandro Escovedo, Charlie Sexton and Suzanna Choffel.