‘Miami Rocks Our Troops’ comes to the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami on September 29th, 2012. This benefit concert and celebration will benefit HonorVet.org, an organization dedicated to the helping veterans and their families in their lives after service.
Hosted by Miami’s own multi-Grammy winner Jon Secada, Miami Rocks Our Troops’ announced on August 13th, 2012 its preliminary line-up that include: top guitarist and rock and roll hall of famer Billy Gibbons; multi-Grammy award winner Jose Feliciano, American dance/club music Erika Jayne, Miami Native American Idol contestant Sammy Arriaga, award winning country music artist Danielle Peck, and Latin sensation Ana Isabelle to name a few.
The concert will be honoring and supporting America’s veterans by directly financing crucial resources and services instantly available through HonorVet.org. This national 501 (C) (3) organization was founded by two US Marines, Jesse Canella and Jim McCain, who served together in the Al Anbar Province in Iraq. The charitable purpose of HonorVet.org is to assist American veterans returning from years of wars by helping them to reestablish themselves in civilian life.
Headliners will be supported by both Jon Secada’s and the “Billy Gibbon’s All Star Band”, as well as industry pros, including Anton Fig (David Letterman’s band), Ellis Hall (Tower of Power), Keith Hibacher, Phil Lopestri, Mike Addiego, Chad Hollister, Chris Peterman and featuring music director Martin Guigui.
Tickets are available at www.ticketmaster.com or at the Bank United Box Office. Please visit www.miamirocksourtroops.com for more information.