About The “Touch & Go” Gordon Stone Memorial Service
“Touch And Go,” a Memorial Service for Gordon Stone On Thursday, July 30th
Iconic Vermont musician Gordon Stone will be celebrated on Thursday, July 30 with the release of a new record, The Music of Gordon Stone: A Retrospective Anthology, and The “Touch & Go” Gordon Stone Memorial Service on FANS.
The Music of Gordon Stone: A Retrospective Anthology, which was scheduled to come out on the day of Stone’s passing — Friday, July 10 — will be released via Astrology Days Records, a label started by Stone’s friend and banjo protégé, Patrick “Pappy” Biondo and John Morgan Kimock, on Thursday, July 30. Digital downloads and vinyl pressings will be available on Bandcamp.
The celebration of Gordon Stone’s illustrious musical legacy will continue on Thursday night at 8:00PM ET with a two-hour special, The “Touch & Go” Gordon Stone Memorial Service, on FANS. The event will feature words and performances by Mike Gordon, Al Schnier (moe.), Scott Murawski (Max Creek), Twiddle, Russ Lawton (Trey Anastasio Band), Tony Trischka, Larry Keel, Pappy Biondo (Cabinet), Michael Daves, Todd Stoops (RAQ), and more members of his musical family from Burlington, VT and beyond.
A portion of the proceeds from the album release and memorial service will be donated to Backline, the music industry’s mental health and wellness resource hub.
Get on the guest list now, and we’ll see you on Thursday, July 30 at 8:00PM ET!