Members of the Colorado music community are stepping up to raise funds for victims of the state’s devastating floods. We’ll keep this list updated throughout the coming weeks as more Colorado floods benefit concerts are announced. If you’d like to have your event included, please email email@example.com with the details.
Sept. 17: SOS Flood Relief Jam, 7 p.m. at CHUBurger, 1225 Ken Pratt Blvd., Longmont. The weekly Lyons jam moves to Longmont since its home has been evacuated. The Lyons Jam will donate $200 (plus donations collected on the 17th) to the newly organized Lyons Musician Relief Fund.
Sept. 17: Marian Call online concert, 9:30 p.m., via Google hangout. Nerd culture singer-songwriter Marion Call will hold an online concert while asking fans to give money to Red Cross for flood victims. See details of the hangout here.
Sept. 18: Awnry Girl Prod Tribute/Benefit for Amanda Anderson Danny Shafer, 7 p.m. at Oskar Blues, Longmont. On Sept. 18, this monthly tribute asks guests to bring money, canned goods, clothes and supplies to this community gathering and benefit.
Sept. 19: CO Flood Relief, 10:30 p.m., at Dazzle Jazz,, 9th and Lincoln, Denver. Billed as a jazz/soul/poetry/hip-hop event, this fundraiser at Dazzle Jazz Club suggests a $5 donation and includes hosts Venus Cruz, AJ Salas, Cory Baker, Andrew Lindstrom and performances by Lady Speech, DJ Fast4Ward and Whygee.
Sept. 20-21: Longmont Oktoberfest (now partially benefiting flood relief efforts), Sept. 20 4-10 p.m. Sept. 21: 12-10 p.m., Roosevelt Park in Longmont. Left Hand Brewing’s fall event celebrates with German-themed festivities, local brews and food. According to the event’s website, organizers are working to dedicate the event to flood relief.
Oct. 6: Flood Relief Concert, No time listed, Dickens Opera House, Longmont. With more information to be announced, this flood relief concert at the Dickens Opera House in Longmont already boasts a performance by Something Underground and Chris Daniels on its bill. We’ll update with more information.