Tuesday, January 20, 2004

For you politically minded music fans:

The 11th Annual Rock the Vote Awards will beheld on Sat., Feb. 7 and feature N*E*R*D and the Black Eyed Peas at the Los Angeles Palladium. The Dixie Chicks will be honored with the Rock the Vote Patrick Lippert Award and Richard Foos, the founder of both Rhino Records and Rock the Vote, will take home the 2004 Rock the Vote Founders Award. The Rock the Vote Awards in memory of Patrick Lippert commemorate Rock the Vote's first executive director, who died of complications from AIDS in July 1993. Tickets for the fundraiser can be bought here or by calling (310) 491-1401. (from HITS)