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Catalyst Radio: Local music event a benefit for Girls Rock GR music camp

Bare – local musicians performing without their instruments – is an a cappella event beginning tomorrow evening at 8 p.m. at Stone House Recording located at Sixth and Front streets.
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Catalyst Radio is the weekly public affairs radio program of Community Media Center, with producer and host Linda Gellasch. The program is a feature of WYCE and The Rapidian and includes interviews with organizations and people working on social change and community support, examines media and free speech issues, and takes a look at the behind-the-scenes of Rapidian reporting. You can catch it on air at noon every Friday on WYCE 88.1 FM or streaming on the Grand Rapids Community Media Center Website.

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A unique musical experience is slated for tomorrow even, March 30, with local musicians performing pieces all done a cappella style. Bare – a concert fundraiser for Cook Arts Center and the Girls Rock GR music camp – features local musicians performing without their instruments, in a bare, stripped-down version of their own songs as well as cover tunes.

In the Catalyst Radio studio today is Chris Ziebarth of Halfway House Music which is sponsoring the event, and Steffanie Rosales, program director for Cook Arts Center of Grandville Avenue Arts and Humanities.



Music feature throughout this edition of Catalyst Radio are from performers that will be taking part in the Bare music fundraising event at Stone House Recording tomorrow evening. Selections are by local performers Bennett and also by Molly Bouwsma Schultz of Blue Molly.

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