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    Kids in a New Groove presents Music for the Soul with Michael Franti & Spearhead

    Presented by at The Long Center for the Performing Arts

    September 20, 2012


    Kids in a New Groove presents Music for the Soul with Michael Franti & Spearhead

    All proceeds from Music for the Soul will fund Kids in a New Groove’s life-changing music mentorship program for Texas foster youth, where students take weekly private lessons and earn new instruments. Franti and his band will be welcome guests in Austin, where they have performed their inspiring blend of hip hop, funk, reggae, jazz, folk and rock before crowds at Austin City Limit’s Music Festival, in addition to shows at the Erwin Center, Stubbs and Moody Theatre. World famous spin master DJ Chicken George will kick off the VIP portion of the night at the Kodosky Lounge in the Long Center, where all VIPs will enjoy a casual dinner, premium cocktails all night, and advanced premium concert seating. General admission and VIP tickets go on sale Friday July 20, 2012 at To make additional donations or for sponsorship information and block VIP seating, visit

    The Long Center for the Performing Arts

    701 West Riverside Drive
    Austin, TX 78704

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    Admission Info:


    General Day and Time Info:

    Thursday, September 20 @ 8:30PM. Doors at 7:30. VIP at 6:00

    Phone: 512.474.5664


    Parking is available in the Palmer Events Center Parking Garage located between Riverside Drive, South First Street and Barton Springs Road just south of Lady Bird Lake in downtown Austin (cost: $7.00 per car, fee paid at booths upon entering garage).



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