Katy Perry, Haim, Yoko Ono, Tegan & Sara Join Together For Girls Rock Camp Benefit
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:22:59
Katy Perry, Haim, Yoko Ono, and Tegan & Sara are part of the star-studded lineup set to attend the Girls Rock Camp Foundation benefit, "Girls to the Front." The gala is set to take place at Los Angeles' Chateau Marmont on April 29th, and will be hosted by actress Rachel Bloom.
Pitchfork reports, "The event's honorary committee features Tegan and Sara, Kathleen Hanna, Yoko Ono, Katy Perry, Rose McGowan, Kristen Bell, Cyndi Lauper, Carly Simon, Reba McEntire, Margaret Cho, Marianne Faithfull, and Chloe Sevigny." HAIM will be performing at the event, and Beth Ditto will host a dinner for VIP attendees.
According to the Girls Rock Camp Foundation website, "The mission of Girls Rock Camp Foundation is to generate support and funding for Girls Rock Camps, which help girls develop life skills, creative expression and collaboration through music." … "Girls Rock Camp Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to generating support and funding for Girls Rock Camps across the United States. Our funding supports their educational programming, site improvements, scholarship initiatives, and more. Over 44 independently run camps and counting who are members of the Girls Rock Camp Alliance can access vital funding through Girls Rock Camp Foundation, supporting camp development and making the camps more accessible to girls from all economic backgrounds. Gifts to Girls Rock Camp Foundation have nationwide impact, reaching camps from New York City to Baton Rouge and ensuring support for big city and rural camps alike."
For more on Haim, check out:
—The ARTISTdirect Staff
Buy Haim music on iTunes
Buy Yoko Ono music on iTunes
Buy Tegan & Sara music on iTunes