Fundraiser for Pat Tiernan Music Scholarship at Smokin’ Joe’s Barbeque in East Greenbush this Saturday

pt at barPat Tiernan was a 518 musician that performed often and sometimes for free.  He was a staple in the community and would even play during set breaks for other bands.  He loved music! Pat passed away suddenly last year and his legacy continues with a fundraiser in his name.

The Pat Tiernan Music Scholarship was created to help students studying music achieve their goals.  In the spirit of live music, On Saturday, August 17, 2013, a fundraiser is scheduled at Smokin’ Joe’s Barbeque from noon until 7 pm.  There is a $10 donation fee for the outdoor event.  A shuttle bus is available from the parking lot of a nearby Hannaford.

Local artists scheduled to perform include Molly Durnin, Cardiac Noose, Three Wheel Drive, Jet Crash Billy (acoustic), Brian Tiernan with Jeremy Buker and Kristen Kelly, Kevin Tiernan and Jeremy Walz, Joe Lowry, James Alanson Kirk and Pete Vumbacco, Mark Richardson and Friends, Grounds for Termination, and Sly Fox and the Hustles

Please visit the Facebook event page for more information and complete band listing.

Photo courtesy of Heather Marie Laughlin