May6

KPFK Hero Awards and Musical Tribute to Gil Scott-Heron

Club Nokia, 800 West Olympic Blvd. (Downtown LA), Los Angeles, California 90015

2ND ANNUAL KPFK HERO AWARDS AND TRIBUTE 
KPFK 90.7 presents the 2nd Annual Hero Awards and Tribute. The Hero Awards is a benefit series for the Los Angeles-based Pacifica Radio station. This year's honoree is musician and political poet Gil Scott-Heron, bassist and activist Charlie Haden, music educator Fernando Pullum; and a Lifetime Achievement Award to Pete Seeger. The list of invited performers/speakers include, Stevie Wonder, Jackson Browne, Ben Harper, Nas, Tim Robbins, Nailah Porter, Mos Def and Brian Jackson, long-time collaborator with Gil Scott-Heron.

Day: Sun, May 6, 2012
Showtime: 8:00 PM
Doors open: 7:00 PM
Ticket Prices*: $79.50-$204.50
VIP RECEPTION 5PM TO 7PM

Ticket Prices*: $79.50-$204.50