Philly’s music fraternity is rallying behind the lead guitarist for the group IKE with an event called - Brett Fest. This will be held on Friday, August 16th at World Café Live. The event is sponsored by WMMR/Jaxon’s Local Shots.
The Fest event is in support of Brett Tally who is currently battling CML (Chronic Mylogenous Leukemia). The extravaganza will feature an unprecedented lineup of some of the city's top artists from the past ten years, including reunion sets by IKE, Pawnshop Roses, and Awesome Bros - a super group of sorts, featuring members of Jealousy Curve, IKE, and Ron DiSilvestro on drums. Also performing throughout the night will be,John & Brittany, Matt Duke, Susan Steen, The Jellybricks, The Better Half, Rodger Delany, Boy Wonder, Phil Murphy, Otho (formerly Perineum), Paul Wiese, and Mike Mitchell. Tickets are $15 in advance, with no added fees if purchased direct at www.IKEOnline.net or www.JohnBrittany.com. Fundraising raffles will be held at the event with all net proceeds from the concert going directly to Brett and his family.
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Talley has been an integral member of the Philly music community for many years. Known as the lead guitarist in Outset, IKE, and his own Brett Talley Band. Brett is the recording engineer for acts such as John & Brittany and many others.
Brett has a long, expensive fight ahead of him. In order to help Brett and his family deal, come out and support at "Brett Fest"!