For Immediate Release
May 30, 2012
Contact: Doug McElvy
Cell: (334) 414-4447
Red Clay Revival and Donna Hopkins do a concert to benefit Space One Eleven
Ala.(June 1, 2012) — Tuscaloosa’s Red Clay Revival and Alabama native,
Donna Hopkins will be playing at Zydeco on Friday, June 1, 2012. Hosted
by Out of Square Designs, proceeds of the concert will benefit Space One
Eleven (SOE). In an effort to promote local art and give back to the
community, five to six local artists with art work for sale at Zydeco on
the 1st, the proceeds from the art work sales and door cost will go to
helping space one eleven. We are hoping to raise awareness for the "A
Red Clay Revival Music and arts Festival" that we are holding Sep 7.8,
9th at horse pens 40 also produced by Out of Square Designs and For the
benefit Space One eleven! we will have local beer vendors and Several
Local artist and local and national bands at the festival in Sep.
For photos, interviews and other information, contact Doug McElvy, (334) 414-4447.
About Space One Eleven:
One Eleven (SOE) is a visual arts nonprofit founded in Birmingham,
Alabama in 1986. SOE operates with a mission to provide professional
opportunities for artists, create a forum for public understanding of
contemporary art and offer arts education to area youth. SOE believes
that art is where you find it, whether from a Birmingham artist, a
nationally recognized artist or a creative youth in a local Birmingham
neighborhood. Run by artists, formed by place, and celebrating
cutting-edge art that stretches the imagination, SOE incorporates these
principles into all of our programs as we deal with art, community and
public discourse. For more information visit spaceoneeleven.org.
About Out of Square Design:
artist, Ronnie Crutchfield, creates woodwork with salvaged materials
from abandoned homes, barns and outbuildings. In an attempt to give the
story behind these structures and the people who called them home,
Crutchfield tries to include the details unique to each property. From
the backwoods of St. Clair Co. to the homes destroyed in the 2011
tornado, Crutchfield constructs “frames, furniture and funk.” For more
information visit http://www.facebook.com /pages/Out-of-Square-Design.
About Red Clay Revival:
Clay Revival, dug fresh out of Tuscaloosa, is an all-star collection of
experienced musicians who bring a creative and unexacting sound for all
of their foot stomping guest to enjoy. Melding the essence of Americana
rock, their sounds include a soulful voice, backed by a Newgrass, Roots
Rock, and Acoustic Bluegrass style. With an underlying passion to
spread joyful music to their audiences, Red Clay Revival digs up the
freshest tunes and is blazing new trails far and wide for everyone to
boogie on down. A new album with very special guest Keller Williams,
Larry and Jenny Keel and Tim Carbone of Railroad Earth will be available
at the end of July. Visit redclayrevival.com for concert posters, free downloads and booking information.
About Donna Hopkins:
native Donna Hopkins, began playing music in Huntsville and Muscle
Shoals at a young age. After relocating to Birmingham and later to
Nashville, Hopkins spent eight years on the road. She traveled to the
Dakotas, Montana and Las Vegas, before settling in Atlanta 14 years ago.
Hopkins recently released a solo album, “Free To Go.” Donna has
continued her own tradition of gigs and travel. She appears frequently
around the Southeast with the Women of Rock, an acoustic
songwriter-in-the-round performance that also features musicians,
Caroline Aiken and Diane Durrette. For more information visit donnahopkins.com.