An all-star band featuring musicians that have worked with Pure Prairie League, Chuck Berry and Ike & Tina Turner is coming together Saturday night to raise funds in memory of some area crash victims. 16-year old Samantha Owsley of East Alton was killed and several of her friends were injured November 9th after the car she was driving left the roadway and struck a tree in the 5000 block of Buchta Road in Bethalto.
Also on the bill will be a number of local bands. Local musician Dave Thomason is organizing the event.
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There will also be raffles for concert tickets and other prizes. The show runs from 2pm until at least 10pm. Tickets are $20, and will be available at the Delux Diner in Roxana or at the door.
Serving the areas of Alton, Godfrey, East Alton, Wood River, Roxana, Edwardsville, Jerseyville, Brighton, Bethalto, Grafton, Granite City, Hartford, Highland, Troy, Fairview Heights, Belleville and the surrounding cities.