MusiCares and Smile Programs... the mobile dentists are partnering to provide a dental clinic offering screenings, teeth cleaning and X-rays to uninsured music professionals in need. These services will be provided free of charge to pre-screened, pre-approved applicants on a first-come, first-served basis. Those interested in taking advantage of this service must be able to document at least five years of work in the music industry, or have credited contribution to six commercially released recordings or videos (singles). To schedule an appointment, contact MusiCares at 877.303.6962.
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MusiCares and La Ventana Treatment Programs invite you to join us for Healthy Essentials: Eating Disorders, an important presentation spotlighting the issue of eating disorders as it relates to musicians and artists in the entertainment industry. Heather Loeb, licensed MFT and assistant clinical director, La Ventana Treatment Programs, will be the featured presenter. Reserve your spot by registering online, or call 800.687.4227.
Launched in partnership with Gibson Guitars in Austin, Texas, in 2005, the MusiCares Sober Jam provides musicians with an opportunity to musically express themselves by performing in a safe sober environment. The event is held on the last Monday of every month from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The June 28 installment will feature Doraville and Target Practice. The event is open to those who would like to attend or perform and is free of charge. For more information, please call 512.692.4191.
Los Angeles music facility Bedrock LA will present Rock Your Shin Off, a benefit concert for drummer Marshall Vore of Olin & The Moon on July 8 at the Echoplex in Los Angeles. Performers will include Boots Electric & Friends, the Silent Comedy and Half/Blood. Tickets are $5 and proceeds will benefit MusiCares.
MusiCares, in collaboration with Dr. Nikole O'Bryan, DMD, will sponsor a free dental clinic for music professionals in the Seattle area. Eligible music professionals will receive a complete dental exam, bitewing X-rays and dental cleaning free of charge. To qualify participants must be able to document at least five years of professional experience in the music industry. All appointments must be scheduled in advance. For more information and to apply, please visit www.musicaresseattledental2012.eventbrite.com or call 800.687.4227.