WIDESPREAD PANIC TO BE HONORED BY GEORGIA SENATE AND HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
ON FEBRUARY 15 TO COMMEMORATE BAND'S 25TH ANNIVERSARY
To commemorate the 25th Anniversary of legendary band Widespread Panic, the State of
Georgia’s House of Representatives and Senate have put forth Resolutions to be passed in honor of the Athens, GA
sextet. On February 15, members of Widespread Panic will stand before the General Assembly to be recognized and
honored for their music, service, charity and longevity. This honor has been also bestowed on Georgia music
legends, and fellow Georgia Music Hall of Fame inductees Ray Charles and James Brown.
The event is open to the public, and will begin on the Senate floor at 11:00am EST. It will then move to the floor of
the House of Representatives for commencement at approximately 11:15am EST. Both ceremonies will be streamed
live through the Georgia General Assembly website at http://www.legis.ga.gov/en-US/default.aspx. Streams can be found separately
under House of Representatives and Senate sections.
After 25 years, Widespread Panic continue to be one of the top touring acts in the country, playing to packed houses
and setting attendance records throughout the US. Their annual spring tour was recently announced. Click
http://www.widespreadpanic.com/ontour.php for dates
and ticket information.
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