Connecticut bands unite for massive Newtown benefit

Connecticut bands are planning yet another concert benefit for Sandy Hook — and it’s going to be their biggest show of support yet.

The event, “Downtown Rocks For Newtown,” will feature more than 50 bands at 9 music venues across Downtown Hartford on Sunday, Jan. 27 beginning at 3 p.m.. Money raised from event will go to the Sandy Hook School Support Fund.

Tickets, which cost $30, provide access to all the participating venues throughout the day.

The event is slated to feature a bevy of Connecticut musicians: Max Creek, Bronze Radio Return, Alternate Routes, Kenny Mehler Band, The Brew, The McLovins, Caravan of Thieves, Echo & Drake, Klockwize, 1974, Little Ugly, You Scream I Scream and many many more.

Scott Gargan