Who?: The Theresa Quinn Quartet; Old Skool; White Chocolate; Urban Renewal.
What?: Western New York bassist Ida Goeckel, a breast cancer survivor, launched the yearly Female Musicians Fighting Breast Cancer Benefit a decade back to raise awareness of preventive measures and generate funds for Roswell Park Cancer Institute and the WNY Breast Cancer Resource Center. Each year since, the event has grown in size and stature as a successful fundraiser and a prominent showcase for local talent. This year’s event will focus on what organizers call “some of the best the WNY area has to offer in the R&B/funk/pop/dance genre.”
When?: Sunday. Doors open at 1:30 p.m., and the music runs from 2 until 7 p.m.
WHERE?: Club Infinity, 8166 Main St.,Clarence.
Check out: FMFBC.com to learn more, and read Ida Goeckel’s story.
– Jeff Miers