Original Byrds Member Chris Hillman Takes Stage With Herb Pedersen In Benefit Concert For Mendocino Coast District Hospital
If you remember the 60’s, you remember the Byrds. One of the most successful and influential rock and roll groups of the time, they delivered great hits like “Mr. Tambourine Man”, “Turn, Turn, Turn”, “Eight Miles High”, and “So You Want To Be A Rock And Roll Star.”
On Saturday, May 26 at 8 pm, original Byrds member and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Chris Hillman takes the stage with long time friend and legendary singer, instrumentalist and recording artist Herb Pedersen for an unforgettable evening of rock, folk rock and country music.
The concert, benefiting Mendocino Coast District Hospital, takes place Saturday, May 26at 8 pm, Cotton Auditorium, 500 N. Harold St, Fort Bragg. Concert presenters are Mendocino Coast Hospital Foundation, The Coast (KOZT radio), and Visit Mendocino County.
Advance tickets are $25 ($30 at the door). To purchase tickets in advance, visit: www.winesong.org. For more information, call (707) 961-4688.
More About Chris
Not only was Chris an original member of the Byrds, he was later a member of the Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas, and Desert Rose Band. For more about Chris, including sound clips from the Byrds, Flying Burrito Brothers, Manassas, and Desert Rose Band, visit: http://chrishillman.com.
More About Herb
We’ll have more about Herb Pedersen in a future post. In the meantime, checkout his website: http://www.herbpedersen.com/home.html