Greg Kihn to
Perform at the 25th Annual B. R. Cohn Charity Fall Music Festival
August 18, 2011 , Glen Ellen, CA – Greg Kihn, the inimitable Beserkley Records recording artist of the 1980’s, known for his chart-topping songs and MTV videos, "Jeopardy," and "The Breakup Song (They Don't Write 'Em Like That)," and long-time KFOX FM Morning Man, is proud to announce he’ll join the star-studded line-up of the 25th Annual B.R. Cohn Charity Fall Music Festival. The weekend-long event, which runs from September 23 – 25, also includes a Gala Charity Auction Dinner, featuring celebrity chef Guy Fieri, and the Celebrity Golf Classic.
The 25th Annual B. R. Cohn Charity Fall Music Festival is produced by legendary and lauded vintner, philanthropist, and music artist manager, Bruce Cohn. This year’s festival will be held in the memory of Marty Cohn, Bruce’s brother who passed away in late March after a battle with cancer.
Leon Russell will be performing for the first time at the B.R. Cohn Charity Events Fall Music Festival on Saturday, September 24th along with returning festival favorites the Doobie Brothers. Closing out the set will be Joe Satriani and Sammy Hagar as special guests alongside the Doobie Brothers. Also performing will be Jim Messina.
Another first time performer for the festival will be Lynyrd Skynyrd, who will be closing out the show on Sunday, September 24th. Joining Skynyrd on Sunday will be the Doobie Brothers with special guest Jim Messina, Leon Russell, Lara Johnston and Carlos Reyes. More acts will be announced.
The B.R. Cohn Winery is located at 15000 Sonoma Highway 12 in Glen Ellenm (GoogleMaps Link). Founded in 1984 by Bruce Cohn, the estate winery is known for its critically acclaimed, world-class, ultra-premium cabernet sauvignon, merlot and chardonnay.
This years charity partners include: Sonoma Valley Mentoring Alliance, Redwood Empire Food Bank, Glide Memorial, Santa Rosa Memorial Trauma Center, the Sonoma Valley Education Foundation and local and national veterans organizations.
VIP and GA tickets are on sale at www.brcohn.com for all events or at the B.R. Cohn Winery Tasting Room. New for this year are special on-stage VIP seats that include a meet and greet with performers and fabulous food and wine, all while sitting feet from the performances. VIP ticket prices range from $350 - $1,000 and general admission tickets are $100. All prices include fees and shipping.
Order Greg Kihn’s latest release, the 3 CD All Digital Box Set, Kihnplete (Post Beserkley Records), released through Riot Media/Records, on http://www.gregkihn.com or through iTunes (http://itunes.gregkihn.com) or Amazon.com (http://amazon.gregkihn.com)