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Ringo Starr, John Oates & More to Perform on Virtual (De)Tour Festival Aiding Music-Industry Workers

By August 11, 2020ASMP Members Give Back

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A star-studded virtual music festival called (De)Tour, which will raise money to aid artists, crew members and independent venues and promoters affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, will take place this Saturday, August 15.

The daylong event, which will be streamed at starting at 1 p.m. ET, will feature performances by Ringo StarrJohn Oates of Hall & OatesGo-Go’s bassist Kathy ValentineCheap TrickZZ Top‘s Billy GibbonsSlashStarship‘s Mickey ThomasIdes of March/ex-Survivor member Jim Peterik, former Guns N’ Roses members Matt Sorum and Gilby Clarke, and many more.  Look for surprise celebrity guests to appear as well.

The event, which will be co-hosted by MTV personality Matt Pinfield, also will include appearances by famous rock photographers including Mick RockBob GruenHenry DiltzDanny Clinch, and Lynn Goldsmith.

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Editor’s Note: Renowned rock photographers Mick Rock, Bob Gruen, and Lynn Goldsmith are all current ASMP Members.

Related: Ringo Starr, Slash Gear Up for Morrison Hotel Gallery Virtual Festival

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