A CELEBRATION OF A LIFE: TRIBUTE TO NORTON BUFFALO
LIVE AT THE FOX THEATER OAKLAND, SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2010 AT 7:00PM
Featuring Steve Miller Band and The Doobie Brothers, with very special friends
Bonnie Raitt, Huey Lewis, George Thorogood, Elvin Bishop, Roy Rogers, Charlie Musselwhite, and The Knockouts
Musicians and friends are coming together on Saturday, January 23, 2010 at The Fox Theater Oakland to honor and celebrate the life of Norton Buffalo. Norton Buffalo appeared on more than 180 albums, performing with numerous artists over the course of his storied career, and spent 33 years as a member of the Steve Miller Band.
| Steve Miller|
On January 23 at The Fox there will be a benefit concert with many of Norton Buffalo's friends, including The Steve Miller Band, The Doobie Brothers, Bonnie Raitt, Huey Lewis, George Thorogood, Elvin Bishop, Roy Rogers, Charlie Musselwhite, and The Knockouts.
100% of net proceeds from this concert benefit the Buffalo family. Tickets are a non-deductible contribution.
Special presale tickets are available online from Wednesday, November 11 at 10:00 a.m. through Saturday, November 14 at 10:00 p.m. here and here.
Public on sale begins Sunday, November 15 at 10:00 a.m., and tickets are available here and here.
On September 2, 2009 Buffalo was diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer which had spread to his brain. Norton retired to his home in Paradise, California where he sought treatment at Feather River Hospital. He died on October 30, 2009, aged 58.