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Benefit concert makes for a legendary Purple Day

IMG_2042On March 24 the Epilepsy Foundation of New Jersey marked Purple Day with a benefit concert at the legendary Stone Pony. The event raised $12,000 which is more than double what they raised at event in 2012. There were more than 300 people in attendance including Eric Miller of Candlelight Concerts, Gary Hoey, Jann Klose as well as other amazing acts.

Purple Day concert photos

Day full of surprises

Jann Klose and Gary Hoey met at a Candlelight Concert on March 23, the night before. They hit it off so well, Gary invited Jann to join him on stage at the Stone Pony. Throughout their set they would play one of Jann’s songs, then one of Gary’s songs. While one was lead, the other would back up on vocals and guitar. The set was amazing.

Here is short clip:

The day concluded with a surprise jam session featuring Gary Hoey, Jann Klose, Brian Zaleski (Almost Easy Band) and Danny Coleman of Rock on Radio on drums!

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