MTD4LYFE, Inc. Announces 3rd Annual MTD Family Reunion Benefit Concert Event at The 2014 Winter NAMM Show to Benefit Music and Hearing Education Programs for Kids
[Kingston, NY] November 4, 2013: After two successful years supporting musicians in need with exciting concert events, the non-profit MTD4LYFE organization will present The 3rd Annual MTD Family Reunion Benefit Concert at The 2014 Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA. This years beneficiaries are two outstanding organizations that support and encourage music in school and hearing education for children.
Performers this year include:
- Andrew Gouche (Prince, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson, The Winans) and Band of Brothers
- Robert Bubby Lewis (Snoop Dogg, Lupe Fiasco)
- John Montalbano (My World, Public Enemy, DMC)
- The Solid Suns
- The Little Kids Rock Band
What: The 3rd Annual MTD Family Reunion Benefit Concert at The 2014 Winter NAMM Show
When: Saturday, January 25th, 2014 • 7pm Sharp Showtime
Where: J.T. Schmid’s • 2610 E. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92806
Sponsors include (to date):
Michael Tobias Design (MTD Bass), Dana B Goods, La Bella Strings, Gallien – Kruger, DR Strings, Epifani Amplifiers, Future Sonics, Gruv Gear
For MTDFR3 event individual, corporate, and/or partnership sponsor information, please visit: http://www.mtd4lyfe.org/donate/
MTDFR3 tickets will be available exclusively from the MTD booth during the 2014 NAMM Show or at the door based on availability.
About Little Kids Rock
Little Kids Rock is a national nonprofit that transforms children’s lives by restoring and revitalizing music education in disadvantaged public schools. The organization partners with school districts to train public school teachers in its innovative, contemporary curriculum, while donating all of the instruments and resources necessary to run rockin’ music programs that focus on teaching kids to perform, improvise and compose the musical genres that they love. To date, Little Kids Rock has reached over 250,000 students.
Hearing Education and Awareness for Rockers, is a Non-Profit Organization 501 (c) (3) – Est. in 1988 with the support of founding donor Pete Townshend of the Who and others. H.E.A.R. is dedicated to the prevention of hearing loss and tinnitus among musicians, other music industry professionals and all music fans (especially young people). HEAR partners with schools, rock camps and other nonprofit organizations nationally to provide H.E.A.R. Listen Smart workshops and free hearing screenings. H.E.A.R. also provides musician hearing services via its HEARNET.COM Partner and conducts H.E.A.R.ing conservation information campaigns worldwide.
About MTD4LYFE Incorporated
Founded in 2011 by legendary luthier and designer, Michael Tobias, he created MTD4LYFE, Inc. as a non-profit 501C3 organization dedicated to helping musicians in need. Inspired by the company’s incredible family of artists, the goal is to help the wonderful organizations designed and dedicated to this massive effort at a time when musicians are struggling. All proceeds from MTD4LYFE events and promotions support musicians through its beneficiaries and charitable organizations.
About Michael Tobias Design (MTD Bass)
Founded in 1994 by legendary luthier and designer, Michael Tobias, MTD American Handmade Basses are the finest quality handmade instruments available. MTD creates each bass by incorporating only the finest components and materials in order to create a sound, feel and style that can be built-to-order for to each artist. Tobias’ designs are also found in MTD’s Kingston, Heir, and Saratoga models, as well as his work for other manufacturers.
For more information, contact:
A 501 (C) (3) Non-Profit Organization
3 Lauren Court Kingston, NY 12401
MTD4LYFE INCORPORATED A NON-PROFIT 501(C) (3) ORGANIZATION 3 LAUREN COURT • KINGSTON, NEW YORK 12401 USA TEL: 845.246.0670 • EMAIL: MIKE@MTD4LYFE.ORG • WEB: MTD4LYFE.ORG • FACEBOOK.COM/MTD4LYFE • TWITTER.COM/MTD4LYFE