Deer Tick to Appear at Shine a Light Music Festival
Deer Tick will headline the 2013 Shine a Light Music Festival on June 13. Slated to take place at Rockville Centre, NY’s Cannon’s Blackthorn, the evening will benefit The Tommy Brull Foundation.
The Tommy Brull Foundation is a nonprofit organization started in 2008 in order to raise money for people with special needs. This show was created to remember and celebrate Brull, who passed away in 1999. T-shirts and posters will be available for sale, and all proceeds will go to Camp Anchor. Anchor is a year-round program for people with special needs. It is located in Lido Beach, NY. Brull and several foundation members worked at Camp Anchor growing up.
Deer Tick headline the first Shine a Light Music Festival in 2011. As previously reported, Deer Tick will also play three late night shows at Newport, RI’s Newport Blues during Folk Fest.