New York Concert to Benefit VH1 Save the Music and Honor MARKY RAMONE

Five of New York’s most popular rock acts will perform at the Rock & Roll Ball, a benefit concert for VH1 Save the Music at the Knitting Factory in New York City on Tuesday, May 10 at 7:00 p.m. Hosted by concert presenter and VH1 "Metal Moments" metal expert John Ostronomy, the show will honor RAMONES drummer Marky Ramone, who will be on hand to represent the legendary musicians who began their careers in New York.

The VH1 Save The Music Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of education in America's public schools by restoring music programs in cities across the country and raising public awareness about the importance of music participation for our nation's youth.

Advance tickets for the event are $10 ($12/day of show) and are available online at and as well as from the Knitting Factory box office at 74 Leonard Street in New York City. Tickets may also be purchased by phone by calling the Knitting Factory at 212-219-3132.


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