Internet Rock Festival To Raise Spondylitis Awareness:'s Annual Benefit

By Anonym

Thursday, October 15, 2015, where NJ rock lives, once again brings together some of the best indie musicians for the ninth annual Banding Together: A Benefit Webathon For The Spondylitis Association of America. The webathon will air live October 16th - 19th, with a rebroadcast October 20th - 23rd, so make sure to tune in!

"This is a very personal benefit for me as my wife, Naomi, suffers from ankylosing spondylitis (AS)," says Lazlo, the founder of and the organizer of the Banding Together webathon. "I have seen the debilitating effects of this disease and the chronic pain and discomfort it causes. This benefit is the least I can do to help my wife, and over a million others who suffer from AS."

During the course of Banding Together, more than 70 bands, many from New Jersey’s local music scene, will perform live on Listeners will be encouraged to donate via a secure on-line page created for the event and hosted at Spondylitis Association of America's website (at Everyone donating during the webathon will receive a digital download of an exclusive collection of songs from many of the bands.

"I am very excited to once again bring together some of the best musicians in New Jersey to play live on the air for this wonderful cause," says Lazlo.

For more information, and to see a listing of the artists performing, please visit, and make sure to tune in October 16th - 19th to hear the talented musicians who are so generously donating their time for the Spondylitis Community.


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