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Photos and video of Alex Lifeson performing at yesterday's Medlock-Krieger Golf Classic All-star Concert

Mon, Oct 29, 2018@10:44AM | comments

UPDATE - 11/27@3:20PM: Here's a huge gallery of photos.

UPDATE - 10/30@1:15PM: California Rock News has posted a HUGE gallery of photos from yesterday's Golf Tournament, including plenty of Alex.

UPDATE - 10/30@12:56PM: It looks like there was another concert after the Golf tournament portion of the event yesterday, and Alex Lifeson sat in on guitar for a couple of Doors classics including Riders on the Storm and Roadhouse Blues.

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The 11th annual Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Classic's All-Star Concert to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital took place yesterday evening at the Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu, CA, and Rush's Alex Lifeson was one of the many guests to perform. The golf tournament itself takes place today at 11AM PST. Other performers at the concert included Robby Krieger and John Densmore (The Doors), Orianthi, Danny Seraphine (Chicago/CTA), Jason Scheff (Chicago), Elliot Easton (The Cars), Phil Chen (Jeff Beck), Ray Goren, Haley Reinhart (American Idol), Dave Brock (Wild Child), Mike Phillips (Prince/Stevie Wonder), Ira Dean, Lukas Nelson, Micah Nelson, Dennis Quaid, Steve Molitz and Ed Roth. Lifeson performed Rush's Freewill, The Spirit of Radio and Limelight with some help from Jason Scheff on bass/vocals as seen in the videos below (Freewill, The Spirit of Radio, Limelight). There's also some video of Lifeson offering up a couple of signed guitars for the live auction as seen in this video, and this one, along with this video of Alex chatting with fans on the red carpet. More videos from the event are available via the California Rock News YouTube channel. California Rock News also has a huge gallery of photos from the event posted online here, and Getty Images also has a few photos at this location.