Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Saturday, December 5, 2009

What to Do Tonight: Taussig Center Benefit

Posted By on Sat, Dec 5, 2009 at 8:55 AM

It’s the time of year when everyone’s holding a benefit, a fundraiser or a food collection. Can you stand one more? Three area bands join forces tonight for Cleveland’s Taussig Cancer Center. User Sets Mode+ features guitarist Derek Lashua and his singer/wife Mandy, who are best known around town for their old band Racemason. With bassist Justin Arroya and drummer Eric Mzik propelling them, they’ve created a sound that places sleek melodies on top of hard-rocking music. Although the band opened some dates for Linkin Park’s Project Revolution tour last year, its infectious pop-inflected rock is better suited to the Warped crowd. Attack Cat is a female-fronted group featuring the winsome vocals of the single-named Red and crisp, tuneful instrumentals. They released their debut EP, When the Moon Was Big, a few months ago. Youngtown trio First in Space features a classic-rock-inspired sound swathed in Neil Young/Tom Petty flannel. The show starts at 8:30 at the Beachland (15711 Waterloo Rd., 216.383.1124. ). Admission is $7. — Anastasia Pantsios

Tags: , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at news@clevescene.com.

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.

Speaking of What To Do Tonight, taussig Center Benefit

Read the Digital Print Issue

September 23, 2020

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Calendar