According to AliceCooper.com
, legendary rocker Alice Cooper
made a quick detour from his "No More Mr. Nice Guy"
U.S. tour on Sunday, June 24 to attend a fundraising event benefiting the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
scientists have discovered an experimental compound that has shown effectiveness in shrinking tumors in lab animals, and the proceeds from this event will help pay for the clinical trials needed for people suffering from a deadly form of brain cancer. Alice
joined Shooter Jennings
and his band on stage at the end of Jennings
' performance, ripping through well-received versions of Chuck Berry
and the immortal Cooper
classic "School's Out"
. After the surprise performance, Alice
offered for auction a once-in-a-lifetime "On Stage With Alice" package, and legendary University Of Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer
provided the winning bid! Barry
's bid contributed $50,000 at the urging of David Chernicky
(who also won an "On Stage With Alice" auction, having just performed with Alice
Saturday night in Atlanta).
will be joining Alice
on stage at an upcoming show this year.