Nashville Memorial Service Scheduled For Erik Blumenfeld
March 28, 2013 at 2:33 PM (PT)
As ALL ACCESS previously reported (NET NEWS 3/20), SPIN DOCTORS Dir./New Business ERIK BLUMENFELD, passed away on MARCH 20th at the age of 30.
A NASHVILLE memorial service has been scheduled for MONDAY (4/1) at the COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION (CMA) atrium at 6p (CT). Doors will open at 5:30p (CT). Pastor PETE WILSON will direct the service, with Country radio personality BILLY BLOCK of "THE BILLY BLOCK SHOW" commentating. Several guest performances are scheduled to honor ERIK throughout the evening as well.
CMA, SOLID, WMBA, THE ENTREPRENEUR CENTER, RICHLAND GOLF COURSE, DIAMOND DAVE, LONE STAR PR and ROOSTER’S BBQ have all donated their time and services for the ceremony. A reception catered by ROOSTERS’S BBQ will immediately follow.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to OT ENTERTAINMENT FOUNDATION or MUSICARES FOUNDATION. The OT ENTERTAINMENT FOUNDATION is a non-profit that has been created in honor of ERIK. Their mission is to assist artists attain the next level of their career by connecting them with industry mentors. Additionally, a scholarship for young industry hopefuls has been set up in his name, with details being revealed at the memorial service.