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July 23, 2012 - Journey to play cancer benefit concertJOURNEY has added a concert in Baltimore on Sunday, October 14, 2012 to its five month 2012 tour to benefit the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. Paul Reed Smith Guitars will again host the acclaimed "One Night One Show One Cause" concert, featuring Journey, at the Modell Center for the Performing Arts at the Lyric Opera House in downtown Baltimore.
Tickets are available through Ticketmaster.com, Ticketmaster charge-by-phone (410-547-SEAT, 202-397-SEAT or 703-573-SEAT), and at the Lyric Box Office. All Lyric events are on sale also available at the First Mariner Arena, the Verizon Center and many other outlet locations throughout the Baltimore-Washington area.
The VIP pre party will feature the Journey of Hope Fashion Show hosted by Real Housewives' Michaele Salahi, Live Guitar Auction of Artist autographed guitars from Carlos Santana to Slash, hosted by Jon Levinson of Alex Cooper Auctioneers, Small Plates by Classic Catering and American Harvest Organic Spirit cocktails by Sidney Frank Importing, Inc.
One Cause is the flagship benefit concert of Paul Reed Smith Guitars . Since 2000, PRS Guitars has raised over $2 million for the Living with Cancer Resource Program at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center. The Living with Cancer Resource Program offers supportive care programming and education to cancer patients and families at Johns Hopkins, free of charge.
Since its formation in 1973 in San Francisco, JOURNEY has earned 19 Top 40 singles and 25 gold and platinum albums. The band's Greatest Hits album is certified 15 times platinum, bringing Journey into the elite club of Diamond-certified album holders. Journey was awarded the prestigious "Legend Of Live Award” at the 2011 Billboard Touring Awards in honor of the band's significant and lasting contributions to live music and the touring business, and in acknowledgement of their commitment to the fans and the art of performing live. The 2011 Eclipse World Tour was of the band's most successful tours ever, drawing nearly a million fans and ranked in the Top 15 Tours of the year. 2011 also marked the 30th anniversary of the band's seminal anthem, Don't Stop Believin', which was honored as the top-selling digital classic rock song in history by Nielsen SoundScan. The group received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2005.
Tickets begin at $75. VIP tickets at $250, $500, $1000 and includes premier seating and access to VIP Pre Party. VIP pre party starts at 5:30, doors open 8pm. The show is all ages.