by Jeff Hahne
on Thu, May 10, 2012 at 10:38 AM
Charlotte's first VH1 Save the Music benefit concert will be held tonight at the Chop Shop in a national effort to keep music in schools and instruments in the hands of students. In addition to a performance from the School of Rock, there will also be sets from Stephen Warwick's new band Ancient Cities, Hectorina, North Elementary, The Houstons, Future Ghosts and more.
Tickets are $10. The event, which starts at 6 p.m., is sponsored by Sam Ash, who will be raffling off a guitar and scholarship.
The schedule follows:
Inside The Chop Shop School of Rock 6:30 p.m. Ancient Cities 7:15 p.m. Hectorina 8 p.m. North Elementary 8:45 p.m. The Houstons 9:30 p.m. Rusted Radio Dial 10:15 p.m. The Ethnographers 11 p.m. Future Ghosts 12 a.m.
On the patio (acoustic) The Cloers 7 p.m. Eli Parker 7:50 p.m. Stephen Warwick 8:40 p.m. Guns & The Open Sea 9:20 p.m. Dylan Gilbert 10:10 p.m.