Rock’n For A Cure Line Up Announced: Warrant, Lordz of Rock, Skid Row, Kix, Dokken, and LA Guns Rocks Out the PINK into Citizens Bank Arena

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Rock Music All-Stars band together for a star-studded, red carpet Inaugural Benefit Concert for Breast Cancer Research at Citizens Business Bank Arena Ontario, CA on Thursday, October, 18, 2012. 100% of net proceeds raised to benefit the We Are Communities Foundation who proudly supports Breastlink, Be Aware Foundation, and Make-A-Wish Foundation.

www.RockForCure.com

Breast Cancer is a serious disease that impacts 1 out of every 8 women in America and indirectly touches all of our lives. This event is a great way for us to come together and have fun while doing something good for everyone.

Hard rock and heavy metal turns PINK at the star-studded, red carpet Inaugural Benefit Concert for Breast Cancer Research -- Rock’n For A Cure on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at the Citizens Bank Arena in Ontario, CA. Line up features world-renowned and celebrated rock bands to share the stage – Warrant, Lordz of Rock, Skid Row, Kix, Dokken, and LA Guns; Comedian, Big Earl Skakel to host. Concert proceeds will benefit the We Are Communities Foundation, who proudly supports Breastlink, Be Aware Foundation, Children’s Hospital, and Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 6:30pm

Pre-Sale Tickets available now for donations
Single Tickets On Sale Monday, September 8

“We Are Communities is proud to host this fundraising event for such a great cause," stated Jon Dessel, Founder of We Are Communities Foundation. "Breast Cancer is a serious disease that impacts 1 out of every 8 women in America and indirectly touches all of our lives. This is why I personally support research groups that are close to a cure. This event is a great way for us to come together and have fun while doing something good for everyone.”

SHORT BIOS:

WARRANT is an American heavy metal band that boasts two consecutive Double Platinum albums: Dirty Rotten Filthy Stinking Rich (1989) and Cherry Pie (1990). The band’s single “Heaven” topped the charts of Rolling Stone and Billboard Hot 100. They experienced much success from 1989-1996 with five albums, reaching international sales of over 10 million.
Current Band Lineup:
Erik Turner – rhythm and lead guitars, backing vocals
Jerry Dixon – bass guitar, backing vocals
Steven Sweet – drums, percussion, backing vocals
Joey Allen – lead and rhythm guitars, backing vocals
Robert Mason – lead vocals, guitar
WEBSITE: WarrantRocks.com
FACEBOOK: Facebook.com/pages/WARRANT/125089977508792?ref=sgm
TWITTER: @warrantrocks

LORDZ OF ROCK is a musical masterpiece comprised of members of your favorite 80’s and 90’s metal masters from Hurricane, Great White, Alice Cooper, Guns N Roses, Ozzy Osbourne, and more.
Current Band Lineup:
Jack Russell (vocals) – Jack Russell’s Great White
Phil Soussan (bass) – Ozzy Osbourne, Billy Idol
Teddy Zig Zag Andreadis (keys) – Guns N Roses, Alice Cooper
Myron Grombacher (drummer) – Pat Benatar
Robert Sarzo (guitar) – Ozzy Osbourne, Hurricane
WEBSITE: LordzofRock.com
FACEBOOK: Facebook.com/rockgods
TWITTER: @LordzofRock

CHECK OUT LORDZ OF ROCK ON JACK RUSSELL'S YACHT! http://youtu.be/iGXak3YESv4

SKID ROW is a multi-platinum, award-winning heavy metal band. Their first album titled Skid Row (1989) went five times platinum, featuring hit singles like “18 and Life” and “I Remember You.” Their second album, Slave to the Grind (1991), was the first heavy metal album to debut at the top of American charts. It featured hits like “Monkey Business” and “Wasted Time.” In 1990, Skid Row won the American Music Award for Favorite Heavy Metal/Hard Rock New Artist. At the end of 1996 the band had sold 20 million albums worldwide.
Current Band Lineup:
Rachel Bolan - bass, backing vocals
Dave “The Snake” Sabo - rhythm and lead guitars, backing vocals
Scotti Hill - lead and rhythm guitars
Johnny Solinger - lead vocals
Rob Hammersmith - drums
WEBSITE: SkidRow.com
FACEBOOK: Facebook.com/OfficialSkidRow
TWITTER: @officialskidrow

KIX is an American hard rock/heavy metal band known for their hits like “Don’t Close Your Eyes” and “Cold Blood,” off their platinum album, Blow My Fuse (1988). They are a band who achieved popularity in the late 1980s and early 1990s.
Current Band Lineup:
Steve Whiteman – lead vocals, harmonica, saxophone, percussion
Ronnie "10/10" Younkins – guitars, talk box, backing vocals
Brian "Damage" Forsythe – guitars
Jimmy "Chocolate" Chalfant – drums, percussion, backing vocals
Mark Schenker – bass, backing vocals
WEBSITE: Kix-band.com
FACEBOOK: Facebook.com/OfficialKIX

DOKKEN is an American heavy metal band that accumulated numerous charting singles and has sold more than 10 million albums worldwide since 1976 along with a Grammy nomination in 1989. Dokken plans to release a new studio album in the fall of 2012.
Current Band Lineup:
Don Dokken – lead vocals, occasionally guitar
Mick Brown – drums, backing vocals
Jon Levin – guitar
Sean McNabb – bass
WEBSITE: Dokkencentral.com

LA GUNS is an LA American hard rock band who became popular in the late 80’s with their hit, “Ballad of Jayne", along with a platinum album "Cocked and Loaded" (1989). To date, L.A. Guns have released ten studio albums. On March 7, 2012, the band announced a new studio album, titled “Hollywood Forever”, released on June 5, 2012.
Current band lineup:
Phil Lewis – vocals
Stacey Blades – guitar
Scott Griffin – bass
Steve Riley – drums, percussion
WEBSITE: LAGuns.net

“Aiding to abolish breast cancer is close to my Father’s, Robert Sarzo of Lordz of Rock / Hurricane, and my heart…as it took the life of my mother in 2004,” continues Robert Sarzo, Jr., Founder of Sarzo Entertainment Group and Producer of Rock’n For A Cure. “It’s amazin’ to see family and friends in the music industry coming together for a memorable and entertaining line-up to benefit this cause.”

WHERE:    Citizens Bank Arena
        4000 East Ontario Center Parkway Ontario, CA 91764
        http://www.cbbankarena.com

WHEN:     Thursday, October 18 Doors open at 5:30p.m.

TICKETS:     (Exclusive Pre-Sale Tickets for Donations Only, available NOW!)
For more information, visit http://www.rockforcure.com

Tickets go on sale September 8, 2012 at AXS tickets (http://www.axs.com). Ticket prices start at $20.00

This event is brought to you by We Are Communities Foundation. For more information regarding tickets or sponsorship, please contact the group at 866-9477-WAC or info(at)wearecommunities(dot)org to learn more about event sponsorship packages.

Catch up-to-date news/announcements by following Rock’N For A Cure on:
Facebook: Facebook.com/RockForCure
Twitter: @rocknforacure

All Talent is available for interviews.

For Talent and Media RSVPs to the Rock’n For a Cure Red Carpet Benefit Concert 10/18/12, please contact Monica Busby or Mariesha Richard at Quantum Leap Entertainment // (424) 209-9QLE (753)

ABOUT WE ARE COMMUNITIES FOUNDATION
Founded by Jon Dessel. It is the mission of We Are Communities Foundation to be the promotional force for non-profit organizations throughout the world. Our “Make-A-Difference” system unites commercial businesses with the community they serve to create a self-sustaining economic program for non-profit organizations. We raise funds for valid education, health, environmental, and community-based programs in support of the advancement of man-kind. WACF supports Breastlink Research Group (BRG), Be Aware Foundation, and Make-A-Wish Foundation. Phone: 866-947-7922 Email: info(at)wearecommunities(dot)org, http://www.wearecommunities.org

ABOUT SARZO ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
Founded by Robert Sarzo, Jr. who’s been in the music industry since 1996. His father is Legendry Rock guitarist Robert Sarzo, Sr. of Hard Rock All-stars & Lordz Of Rock, formally of Hurricane, Ozzy Osborne, RJ is also the nephew of legendary bassist Rudy Sarzo formally of Ozzy Osborne, Whitesnake, Quiet Riot, Dio, & Blue oyster cult. SEG’s sole focus is on entertainment management, non-profit events, red carpet PR, and concert production. Phone: 310 272 9547 / 818 652 5189; http://www.sarzoentertainment.com

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