In the spirit of camaraderie and support, a heartfelt event titled “Friends Helping Friends” is set to grace the stage at Rock Zone on Soi West Canal. This Sunday, August 13th, a symphony of melodies will resonate from 6:00 pm until the stroke of midnight, all in the name of easing the burdens faced by the revered Ped Bluesman.
In an unfortunate turn of events previously reported, Ped Bluesman found himself in the clutches of a serious motorbike accident, rendering him unable to weave his soulful tunes and meet his medical expenses. The ripple of compassion has surged through his vast network of friends and fellow musicians, compelling them to rally around their comrade and orchestrate a benefit concert that will not only showcase Hua Hin’s finest musical talents but also extend a lifeline to a friend in need.
A constellation of nine stellar bands is slated to grace the Rock Zone stage, painting the night with an enchanting tapestry of sound. A captivating schedule is in store, guiding the audience through a spectrum of melodies:
- 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Opening the evening’s harmonious journey, the stage belongs to the spirited Sompoht Band.
- 6:40 pm – 7:10 pm: The charismatic melodies of Say Cheeze will fill the air.
- 7:20 pm – 7:50 pm: The Stone Head Band promises to enthrall with their distinctive sounds.
- 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm: Thairish Band, a name synonymous with musical finesse, steps into the limelight.
- 8:40 pm – 9:10 pm: The Little Boy band graces the stage, offering a blend of nostalgia and innovation.
- 9:20 pm – 9:50 pm: The melodies of Sabee Hight will weave a tapestry of emotions.
- 10:00 pm – 10:30 pm: Young Spirit brings youthful exuberance and artistic depth to the performance.
- 10:40 pm – 11:10 pm: Zuperjune & The Colour promise an auditory spectacle that transcends the ordinary.
- 11:20 pm – Midnight: The crescendo of the evening arrives with The Answer, serenading the night with their soul-stirring music.
Ped Bluesman’s resolute spirit shines through his words:
“I am diligently training to walk anew; this week, my steps are more assured than the last, though staircases remain a challenge. If progress persists, I aspire to return to playing music soon. My heartfelt thanks for all the concern and well-wishes.”Ped Bluesman
The stage is set not only for an auditory feast but also an opportunity to contribute to Ped’s journey to recovery. Tips and proceeds from the evening will be dedicated to Ped and his family, a gesture that echoes the passion and unity of the Hua Hin music community.
For those compelled to extend a direct hand, donations can be directed to Ped’s Krungsri Bank account: 462-1-19889-8, under the name Patthapong Srisomboon.
As the evening unfolds, a touching auction will present custom event t-shirts, bearing witness to the event’s significance. These exclusive pieces, donated by Nu Paporn Screen Print, stand as a testament to solidarity.
Adding to the allure, two autographed guitars will grace the auction block, each carrying a story of its own:
- A guitar donated by Jak Tattoo Hua Hin
- A guitar donated by Royal Coast Review Thailand/Kevin Fox
Mark your calendars for August 13th – a day to partake in a harmonious journey, to stand beside Ped Bluesman and let the power of music mend wounds and uplift spirits. Let the notes of compassion resonate, echoing the unity of friends helping friends.