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Alex Lifeson to participate in Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Classic and All-star Concert later this month

Thu, Oct 11, 2018@11:22AM | comments

The 11th annual Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Classic and All-Star Concert to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital will take place later this month on October 27-29 at the Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, CA, and Rush's Alex Lifeson is one of the many guests scheduled to participate. The event is hosted by sports artist Scott Medlock and legendary Doors guitarist Robby Krieger and will kick off with a 20-mile Rock 'n' Ride on Saturday, Oct. 27, followed by the All-Star Concert at 4PM on Sunday, Oct. 28, at Saddlerock Ranch and the Rock & Roll Golf Classic with a shotgun start at 11AM on Monday, Oct. 29. Lifeson has taken part in the event in the past, most recently at the 9th annual event 2 years ago as detailed in this post. The 2016 All-Star concert included performances of Rush's The Spirit of Radio, Limelight and Freewill from an all-star band that included Richie Sambora, Orianthi, Robby Krieger, Jerry Cantrell, Mike Inez, Danny Seraphine, Phil Chen and others. Alex also sat in on a number of other songs including a performance of the Alice in Chains song Would. For more information and to register for the event, check out the official press release. Here's a video interview with Lifeson from the 2016 event: