Jaime Bennington, son of Talinda and Chester Bennington, has been confirmed to perform at Strange 80s 3D on June 1st at the Fonda Theatre from Los Angeles. He joins a lineup featuring members of Sum 41, Bush, No Doubt, Weezer, and more!
Jaime has inherited his father’s talent, often delighting his Instagram audience with cover songs he performs vocally, self-acompanied by his piano. Recently, he entered the NRG Recording Studios from North Hollywood to record vocals with Grey Daze, Chester’s debut band, currently working on the re-edit of songs from their ’90s albums – ‘Wake Me’ and ‘No Sun Today.’ Details about this project here.
He is 23 years old and has a Bachelors of Arts in Integrated Studies with a Minor in Film and Television. Jamie has his own blog and dreams to become a Film Director one day. You can help him get one step closer to his dream by supporting his Indiegogo campaign for his Short Film – ‘A Chant.’ (Details HERE) More on his professional journey, here.
Tickets to Charity Bomb’s Strange 80s 3D are available now at: http://bit.ly/Strange80s3D. All proceeds will go to Talinda Bennington’s mental health initiative “320 Changes Direction”, serving those who suffer from mental health, depression and addiction issues. For more information, please visit: www.strange80s.com.
Hosted by MTV’s Matt Pinfield, the third annual Strange 80s will transform The Fonda Theatre with 3-D production, classic 80s film set installations, and iconic designs.
Confirmed performers include: Jaime Bennington, Lauren Ruth Ward, Gavin Rossdale of Bush, Frank Zummo of Sum 41, Adrian Young of No Doubt, Scott Shriner of Weezer, Jesse Hughes & Jennie Vee of Eagles of Death Metal, Stephen Perkins of Jane’s Addiction, Carmen Vandenburg & Rosie Jones of Bones UK, Marko Desantis of Sugarcult, Keith & Michael Jeffre of Atlas Genius, Fabrizio Grassi Main of Supersonic Blues Machine, Slim Jim Phantom of Stray Cats, Shiragirl and more will cover the anthems of the 80s in a real-life recreation of the decade. Additional performers will be announced in the coming weeks. The first 150 tickets sold will receive a limited-edition silkscreen event poster.
“Music can play an important role for those who are hurting emotionally – it can soothe, heal, and inspire hope. Give an Hour, through our public health initiative, the Campaign to Change Direction, is excited – and grateful – to partner once again with Charity Bomb for Strange 80s – a wildly fun concert that will definitely be good for everyone’s emotional well-being!” explains Dr. Barbara Van Dahlen, Founder and President of Give an Hour. “Through 320 Changes Direction, our special partnership with Talinda Bennington, we are working to reach those who are struggling – so that they know they aren’t alone. We want everyone to come out on June 1st, 2019 for the concert – to raise awareness and funds for the work we are doing to change the culture of mental health. With Charity Bomb running the show, we know it will be great fun and a huge success!”
For a complete up-to-date list of artists performing, please visit www.strange80s.com.