Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Songwriters Find the Missing

EVENT – November 4, 2008 – Bluebird Café – 9pm - $10 – Songwriter Tour Finding Missing Persons

A few years ago, a young singer songwriter named Gina left a gig in middle America, and was never seen again. She simply vanished. After a few months...her name was just another statistic and an unsolved, unnoticed case. Her sister, Jannel Rapp of the group Clementine began an organization of singer songwriters who would announce names, hold up pictures, and give details of missing persons around the country. That awareness has led to finding many, many of the people that have been listed as missing over the years. Each year during October and November, Clementine and the Squeaky Wheel Tour make their loudest noise, and this week they are in Nashville at the Bluebird Cafe for a one night only event with GINA artists and the families of many of the missing persons in Middle Tennessee. Won't you help us by attending?

An Evening with Gina for Missing Persons: Clementine, Kim McLean, John Stoeker and Lisa Montes, $10.00
GINA for Missing Persons FOUNDation presents the 3rd International Squeaky Wheel Tour® (SWT), launching October 17, 2008. The acclaimed 19-day event draws attention to several hundred missing people; each profiled by the musicians participating throughout the US and other countries, and is supported by the families of the missing and nonprofit organizations worldwide. Local nonprofit, Tennessee Missing are helping to coordinate this local event in hopes of bringing attention to Tennessee Missing persons including: Rachel Conger-Paris, Carmella Guiterrez-Chattanooga, Larue Lanier-Memphis, John Thrasher-Livingston, and Jennifer and Adrianna Wix-Cross Plains

Musicians participating in the Squeaky Wheel Tour earmark their concerts or events to profile a missing person(s) in their community. They profile that missing person during their show and ask attendees to take a flyer to post throughout their community.

Call the Bluebird Cafe, or make your reservation online now at www.bluebirdcafe.com.

Thank you so much,
Kim McLean and Devon O'Day
The Kim McLean Team

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