Charity Bomb & Strange Entertainment in Partnership with Plex Announce:
Strange 80s – A Benefit for Mental Health Rockumentary
Streaming Now: http://bit.ly/S80s2PLEX
*FREE with Registration*
David Hasselhoff, Deryck Whibley, Frank Zummo, Adrian Young,
Chris Kirkpatrick, Scott Shriner, Tyler Bates, Aimee Allen,
Jaret Reddick, The Regrettes, Nik Frost, Dave Kushner & more!
“I can’t wait to get Tye and OTTO back on stage at the next Charity Bomb event. They run a professional outfit and work their asses off for charity!”– Rob Trujillo, Metallica
“Charity Bomb puts on the coolest shows, including Strange 80s which was the first show my band Calpurnia ever played. They are genuinely awesome people.”– Finn Wolfhard, Actor, ‘Stranger Things’ and ‘IT’
“The people at Charity Bomb work their asses off for no other reason than to help others. It’s rare to come across such honesty and focus in this business and working with Charity Bomb is a pleasure.” – Scott Ian, Anthrax
“Charity Bomb bring you into the creative process and make you feel like a kid again. You have to pinch yourself when the show and the fun is over and a check shows up for $20,000”– Talinda Bennington, 320 Changes Direction
Check out the Official Trailer below:
Charity Bomb & Strange Entertainment in partnership with Plex are proud to announce Strange 80’s – A Benefit for Mental Health. This star-studded rockumentary features performances and interviews with Corey Taylor from Slipknot / Stone Sour, Noodles from The Offspring, Chris Kirkpatrick from NSYNC, Jesse Hughes from Eagles of Death Metal, John 5 from Rob Zombie, Frank Zummo from Sum41 and many more. Now available exclusively via Plex, the film features live footage from the last three Strange 80s shows, as well as interviews with artists about their personal experiences with mental health issues. Fans can register via Plex for free and stream the documentary now: http://bit.ly/S80s2PLEX.
Speaking to the documentary, CEO & Founder of Charity Bomb Matthew Leone explains, “Our flagship documentary personifies the entirety of Charity Bomb and the beautiful individual parts that compose it. It’s powerful, entertaining, poignant and honest, which also happen to define what we wanted our organization to be from the genesis.“
Last month, Charity Bomb presented Strange 80s 3D, the third annual Strange 80s benefit concert at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles, CA. Donations from previous Strange 80s concerts have benefitted “320 Changes Directions“, Talinda Bennington’s mental health initiative, serving those who suffer from mental health, depression and addiction issues. Donations can be made to Take My Hand – (320 Changes Direction) Mental Health Campaign – here: bit.ly/CBTakeMyHand Donors who text the code “TAKEMYHAND” to 44-321 will see the campaign page as well. Charity Bomb has raised over $20,000 in donations for 320 Changes Directions.
Featured talent in the documentary includes David Hasselhoff, Scott Shriner, Tyler Bates, Aimee Allen, Kevn Bivona, John Lawry, Charlie Benante, Scott Ian, Adrian Young, Mason Young, Corey Taylor, Deryck Whibley, Frank Zummo, Jaret Reddick, Dan Konopka, Noodles, Marko DeSantis, Chris Kirkpatrick, The Regrettes, Nik Frost, Dave Kushner, Pearl Aday, Jenny Vee, Jessie Hughes, Tye Trujillo, Kristopher Roe, Chelsea Talmadge, Stacy Dee, Tom Payne, Melatonin, Bleach, Black Veil Brides, John Ceravolo, Ali Spagnola, Brittany Furlan, Candace Lowry, Savannah Outen, Nikki Limo, Andy Lalwani, Peng Peng Lee, Dennis Haskins, and Matt Pinfield.
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Scott Olechowski, Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder of Plex states, “Plex’s success as a digital entertainment platform is largely due to our community. This is also why charity is one of our most sacred core values, allowing us to give back to the community we serve.” He continues, “With mental health being such a prevalent issue these days, we wanted to team up with an organization on the cutting edge of servicing that community, which is Charity Bomb. They throw these massive benefit shows with huge rock-stars playing 80’s covers all over the world. For us, it was a no brainer.”
For more information, please visit: www.charitybomb.org.
ABOUT CHARITY BOMB
Charity Bomb provides entertainment with a purpose. Our mission is: to identify the challenges of overlooked or under-serviced constituencies, enlist the most effective and honest specialists in that field, and form partnerships to design and execute an immediate, intermediate and long-term plan for resolving a particular issue or challenge.
Charity Bomb earns our donations. This is achieved by creating custom experiential auctions and producing highly conceptualized benefit events involving celebrity talent. Charity Bomb then deploys the funds generated to our thoroughly vetted partnering organization.
Their purpose is to connect the needs of our constituents to their respective resources, while we systematically search to unveil a permanent antidote to a cause.
Charity Bomb is a creative organization, tethered to the virtues of transparency and altruism. Launched in 2018, Charity Bomb was founded by three, life-long friends who share the virtues of fatherhood, philanthropy, musicianship, music lovers, music industry professionals, small business owners, entrepreneurs, and Fear Factor champions. Our motivation is to help.
ABOUT STRANGE ENTERTAINMENT
Welcome to the Wonderful World of STRANGE Entertainment! The benefit concert arm of Charity Bomb Inc, Strange Entertainment is a live music production company that specializes in creating unique, fundraiser events for various mental health organizations. Every performance features a rotating cast of marquis rock stars and entertainers forming supergroups to perform short sets of covers, that are inline with the event’s theme. *see Strange 80s, Strange 90s, Strange 90s Country. Since the debut of Strange 80s in 2017, Strange Ent. has raised over $200,000 for our partnering organizations.
Musicians: 5 Seconds of Summer, Eagles of Death Metal, Alice in Chains, Deap Vally, Anberlin, Enter Shikari, Anthrax, Fall Out Boy, Ataris, Falling in Reverse, Black Veil Brides, Filter, Bowling for Soup, Bush, No Doubt, Flaming Lips, Go Gos, Goldfinger, Good Cop Bad Cop, Katy Perry, Korn, The Interruptors, Bones UK, Chvrches, Weezer, Janes Addiction, The Offspring, Judas Priest, Papa Roach, Linkin Park, The Regrettes, Gavin Rossdale, Bush, Stephan Perkins, Jane’s Addiction, Marilyn Manson, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Metallica, Otto, Nsync, Ok Go!, Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Aday, Slayer, Slipknot, Steel Panther, Stray Cats, Stone Sour, Sugarcult, Sum41, Taking Back Sunday, Tenacious D, Velvet Revolver, Wallows, Weird Al Yankovic, When in Rome, The Word Alive.
Actors: Sarah Silverman, Finn Wolfhard, Braedon Lemasters, Dylan Minnette, Chelsea Talmadge, David Hasselhoff, Thomas Payne, Jack Black.
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