9/11 ‘Never Forget’ Concert

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TUNNEL TO TOWERS FOUNDATION TO HOST “NEVER FORGET CONCERT” TO COMMEMORATE AND HONOR VICTIMS OF 9/11 AT NORTHWELL HEALTH AT JONES BEACH THEATER ON AUGUST 21

LINEUP INCLUDES JOURNEY, THE CHAINSMOKERS, JOHN FOGERTY, ANN WILSON, STEVE MILLER BAND WITH SPECIAL GUEST JESSE COLIN YOUNG, LEE BRICE, WYCLEF JEAN, GAVIN DEGRAW, WE MCDONALD, FLO RIDA, DANNY RODRIGUEZ, AND JAX WITH G.E. SMITH SERVING AS MUSICAL DIRECTOR

PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT TUNNEL TO TOWERS FOUNDATION

New York – July 6, 2021 – The Tunnel to Towers Foundation will host the “Never Forget Concert,” a night of live music to honor and commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11, featuring performances by Journey, The Chainsmokers, John Fogerty, Ann Wilson, Steve Miller Band with special guest Jesse Colin Young, Lee Brice, Wyclef Jean, Gavin DeGraw, We McDonald, Flo Rida, Danny Rodriguez, and Jax with G.E. Smith serving as musical director, at the Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater on Saturday, August 21 at 7 p.m. The concert will broadcast on Q104.3, select iHeartRadio stations and on the iHeartRadio app on Saturday, September 11.

Tunnel to Towers Foundation will donate tickets to first responders, military personnel, and Gold Star families. Additional tickets will be made available on Friday, July 9 at 10 a.m. at LiveNation.com. Citi is the official presale credit card of the “Never Forget Concert.” As such, Citi cardmembers will have access to purchase presale tickets beginning Tuesday, July 6 at 10 AM until Thursday, July 8 at 10 p.m. through Citi Entertainment. For complete presale details visit www.citientertainment.com.

“Twenty years ago, first responders rushed towards danger when America was attacked. For the last two decades, Tunnel to Towers has been on a mission to honor those that made the ultimate sacrifice that day, and all of the brave men and women in uniform who continue to risk life and limb running towards danger when everyone else is running away,” said Frank Siller, Chairman and CEO of the Tunnel to Towers Foundation. “We are grateful to the artists and our partners who support our mission and have made this special tribute possible.”

Proceeds from the “Never Forget Concert” benefit the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, which provides mortgage-free homes to our nation’s catastrophically injured veterans and first responders, Gold Star and Fallen First Responder families with young children.

 The “Never Forget Concert” is being produced in partnership with Ron Delsener, Live Nation, and ESM Productions.

The “Never Forget Concert” Advisory Board consists of Frank Siller, Tunnel to Towers Chairman and CEO; Ron Delsener, advisory board, chair; Mitchell Davis, artist partnership; Gavin DeGraw, recording artist; Geoff Gordon, Live Nation Regional President; John Loeffler, BMG New York; Peter Strickland, Marathon Talent Agency; John Turturro, actor; and Matthew Mahoney, Tunnel to Towers.

The “Never Forget Concert” will include a special appearance by Q104.3’s Ken Dashow, Jim Kerr and Shelli Sonstein, host of the 9/11 Stories Podcast on Q1043.com

Funding for the “Never Forget Concert” is made in part by General Motors, iHeartMedia, and Home Depot.

About the Tunnel to Towers Foundation

The Tunnel to Towers Foundation is dedicated to honoring the sacrifice of FDNY Firefighter Stephen Siller, who laid down his life to save others on September 11, 2001. For 20 years the Foundation has supported our nation’s first responders, veterans, and their families by providing these heroes and the families they leave behind with mortgage-free homes. For more about the Tunnel to Towers Foundation and its commitment to DO GOOD, please visit T2T.org.

Follow Tunnel to Towers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @Tunnel2Towers.

Proceeds from the “Never Forget Concert” benefit the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, which provides mortgage-free homes to our nation’s catastrophically injured veterans and first responders, Gold Star and Fallen First Responder families with young children.

 The “Never Forget Concert” is being produced in partnership with Ron Delsener, Live Nation, and ESM Productions.

The “Never Forget Concert” Advisory Board consists of Frank Siller, Tunnel to Towers Chairman and CEO; Ron Delsener, advisory board, chair; Mitchell Davis, artist partnership; Gavin DeGraw, recording artist; Geoff Gordon, Live Nation Regional President; John Loeffler, BMG New York; Peter Strickland, Marathon Talent Agency; John Turturro, actor; and Matthew Mahoney, Tunnel to Towers.

The “Never Forget Concert” will include a special appearance by Q104.3’s Ken Dashow, Jim Kerr and Shelli Sonstein, host of the 9/11 Stories Podcast on Q1043.com

Funding for the “Never Forget Concert” is made in part by General Motors, iHeartMedia, and Home Depot.

About the Tunnel to Towers Foundation

The Tunnel to Towers Foundation is dedicated to honoring the sacrifice of FDNY Firefighter Stephen Siller, who laid down his life to save others on September 11, 2001. For 20 years the Foundation has supported our nation’s first responders, veterans, and their families by providing these heroes and the families they leave behind with mortgage-free homes. For more about the Tunnel to Towers Foundation and its commitment to DO GOOD, please visit T2T.org.

Follow Tunnel to Towers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram at @Tunnel2Towers.

 

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