Think Pink at Riverside Arts Market, Oct 8th | Events

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Think Pink at Riverside Arts Market, Oct 8th
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This weekend is Health Awareness Week at RAM. While there is so much that we should be aware of, October is most notably known as Breast Cancer Awareness month.  Please join RAM and participate by wearing pink to recognize and appreciate the women and men who have had to endure this hardship. The North Florida affiliate of the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure will be at the Market to celebrate breast cancer survivors. Additionally, representatives from UF & Shand’s clinics will be on hand providing free basic health tests such as blood sugar, blood pressure, and body mass index.

                                          

Entertainment Line-Up:

 

10:30 - 11:15am: Brent Byrd (Singer/Songwriter)

brentbyrdmusic.com

“The peaceful rebel man,” is a solo artist who incorporates loops and multiple instruments to create acoustic jams. He has been compared to artists like Jack Johnson, Donavon Frankenreiter, John Mayer, Ray LaMontagne and Joe Cocker. Brent has recently returned from a Southeast/Midwestern tour in support of his 2011 self-released CD “Time To Start Livin.”

 

11:45am - 2:10pm: Chroma (Progressive Rock) 

 chromatime.com

 They are Jacksonville based trio of musicians who hold their roots in melodic song writing and progressive psychedelic rock while gracefully stepping into the realms of bluegrass, barbershop, and classical music. Drummer Alex Hayward and bassist Adam Mantovani began playing together at the age of 13, forming Chroma in 2003. Guitarist and friend Paul Miller joined in 2007. Chroma has backed up artists such as George Clinton and John Popper of Blues Traveler, at Clinton’s Superbowl party. They have shared the stage with act’s such as Donovan Frankenreiter, Perpetual Groove, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings and Dumpstphunk.

 

2:30 - 3:30pm: Terrill (Soul, R&B)

tedmusic.net   As the frontman for the band T&C, Terrill has inspired listeners for the past ten years with his unique brand of music about everyday life. Taking a message of hope into the streets, his blend of R&B and modern soul music strikes a balance between the secular and the spiritual.  

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