Contact: Jan Whitman, Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center: 845-331-5300

WDST Reunion Concert to benefit Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center
Area Performers Support the Center’s Much-Needed Services

KINGSTON, NY: Three well-known area musicians will be providing their time and talents to help support the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center in Kingston. Their common history is tied to WDST, Radio Woodstock. Current radio personalities and WDST alumni will take the stage to support the Center’s good work: Big Joe Fitz hosts Blues Break on Sunday nights and will be performing a soulful blend of rhythm and blues; Brian Hollander, a long-time morning show host and currently Editor of the Woodstock Times, will bring his unique bluegrass style to the Center’s stage; and Eric Erickson, former host of the popular ‘Jus’ Folks’ show and a longtime overnight host, will be performing original acoustic music.

WDST Weekend Host Ron VanWarmer will emcee, introducing special guest, Hester Mundis, a head comedy writer for Joan Rivers; she will open the show. Media sponsor is WDST, Radio Woodstock.

The concert with be held at Apuzzo Hall at the Center, 300 Wall Street, Kingston, NY on Saturday, August 9, at 5 pm. Tickets are $15 for individuals, $10 for Center members, and $5 for seniors or students. All proceeds benefit the Center’s programs promoting safe schools, anti-bullying, and support services for the LGBTQ community.

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