Hart, Wilson, and Betts Confirmed for Rock N Roll Fantasy Camp
Music fans looking to play cowbell with Mickey Hart are in luck. Hart, Brian Wilson, Dickey Betts, Steve Vai, Lynyrd Skynyrds Artimus Pyle, Kiss Paul Stanley, and Queens Spike Edney are among the artists who will serve as counselors at Hollywood, CAs Rock N Roll Fantasy Camp from February 15-19. The multi-day event will allow campers to perform and even write with their celebrity counselors, culminating with a final Battle of the Bands. Campers will also take home a commemorative DVD for their experiences.Security at SXSW
The Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra has confirmed a SXSW showcase this spring. The 12-member collective will appear at Austins Antone’s as part of the Billions Showcase during the Texas music conference. The group is currently gearing up for the release of its next studio album, Secuirty. Antibalas will also host CD release parties throughout March in Brooklyn (3/10), San Francisco (3/21), and Los Angeles (3/22).