WSIX To Host 'Songs & Stories For St. Jude'
March 10, 2015 at 10:21 AM (PT)
iHEARTMEDIA Country WSIX (THE BIG 98)/NASHVILLE will host the third annual "SONGS & STORIES FOR ST. JUDE" live concert and auction on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8th.
BOBBY BONES fronted band THE RAGING IDIOTS will open the show at 3RD & LINDSLEY in NASHVILLE at 7p (CT), followed by performances from award-winning songwriters as they share their hits and the stories behind the songs. Songwriters for the third annual event will include CHRIS DeSTEFANO ("Something In The Water," "Aw Naw," "Don't Ya," "That's My Kind Of Night" and more); JOSH OSBORNE ("Neon," "Merry Go 'Round," "Take Your Time," "Come Over," and more); LEE MILLER ("You're Gonna Miss This," "Perfect Storm," "In Color," "People Loving People," and more); THE WARREN BROTHERS ("Feel That Fire," "Highway Don't Care," "Red Solo Cup," "Drink To That All Night," and more); JOHN RANDALL ("Whiskey Lullaby"); JESSI ALEXANDER ("I Drive Your Truck," "Mine Would Be You," "Song About A Girl," "The Climb," and more); JIMMY ROBBINS ("Sure Be Cool If You Did," "Beachin'," "We Were Us," "It Goes Like This," and more); and NATALIE HEBRY ("Automatic," "Don't Rush," "Downtown," "Pontoon," and more).
A silent auction will take place throughout the event featuring items signed and donated by Country artists and Country music experiences. All proceeds from ticket sales and silent auction purchases will be donated directly to ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL via TEAM BIG 98. The evening will be hosted by WSIX midday personality AMY PAIGE, co-captain of TEAM BIG 98.
"'SONGS & STORIES FOR ST. JUDE' is a night of pure giving," said PAIGE. "Country music fans will hear stories behind their favorite songs from the artists who pour their hearts into each and every one of them, and it's all to help ST. JUDE. Every child deserves a lifetime of stories to tell. I'm so proud THE BIG 98 can help make it happen for children right here in the NASHVILLE community and beyond."
For additional information and to purchase tickets, visit the "SONGS & STORIES FOR ST. JUDE" website.