ROCK BY THE DOCK
Featuring Bay City's Own Katherine Schell
July 30, 2006
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By: Julie McCallum, Entertainment Editor
Bay City's Katherine Schell to perform at Vet's Park - Saturday August 5th
Schell won VH1's International Song of the Year Award in 2005
The Bay Area Community Foundation's Youth Advisory Committee
will host "Rock by the Dock" Saturday, August 5th. Featuring Bay City's own Katherine Schell.
20 year old Schell turned to song-writing and piano to vent her emotions when her brother, Greg, was diagnosed with Leukemia in 1999.
She developed a soulful, electric style that expressed both anguish and hope; both dreams and fears.
Since then she launched her music career with her band Emergency
She won the VH1's International Song of the Year Award in 2005 and recorded her debut album "Empty Streets".
Katherine will preform at 2:30 to 3:30 Saturday afternoon at the Labadie Pig Gig.
The concert will also feature Bay Area Youth Bands including:
The End of an Era - 11:00 - 11:30
The Strolling Tones - 11:30 - 12:00
Lipstick - 12:00 - 12:30
The Perfect Ending - 12:30 - 1:00
Turning Thrill - 1:00 - 1:30
Jency Schnettler - 1:30 & 2:10
The Loving Lads - 1:40 - 2:10
All Proceeds will benefit Bay County Youth Programs and Projects.
Renee Courier, Program Associate of Bay Area Community Foundation, said, "This concert will be held at the same stage set up for Foghat who will play that same night."
"This will be the Youth Advisory
Committee's first fundraiser." Courier added.
Courier went on to say, "At the Community Foundation, we constantly strive to help build and create wonderful things in our community, we our involved in many area projects."
To learn more about the Bay Area Community Foundation
Bands start at 11:00 am till 3:30pm. Tickets are only $5 for students 20 & under with valid ID.
Tickets are available at: Labadie Pig Gig, Bay Area Community Foundation, Boys and Girls Clubs of Bay County and Herter Music.
The Rock By The Dock is Presented by the Labadie Pig Gig,
Dow, State Farm Insurance, at&t, Dobson, Bay City Times, Bestway Carpet Cleaning, Citadel Broadcasting, Edward Jones, Herter Music, Old Orchard by the Bay, Saginaw Spirit and WIOG.
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