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“Me and Them” Acoustic Band Presents “Music for Mobility – A Benefit Concert for Free Wheelchair Mission”

St John’s Lutheran Church of Orange is hosting a charity concert evening with “Me and Them” performing with all proceeds from the ticket sales going to Free Wheelchair Mission. Free Wheelchair Mission was founded in 2001 in Irvine, California and is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to providing free wheelchairs for the impoverished disabled in developing nations.

The Music for Mobility concert will be held in the Walker Hall Auditorium located at 154 South Shaffer Street in Orange, California.

Me & Them gives music enthusiasts an exciting and entertaining show of Americana Bluegrass & Rock ‘n’ Roll, and this charity concert occasion is a great opportunity to transform lives through music. Bring your family and friends and join us at St. John’s Lutheran Church of Orange on Saturday night, January 28, 2012, at 7pm. Free Wheelchair Mission and “Me and Them” promise a good time for all! The cost is $20 presale and $25 at the door.

Both St. Johns Lutheran Church of Orange and “Me and Them” have offered this performance free of any charges so that all proceeds will go straight to support Free Wheelchair Mission’s cause.

Tickets can be purchased online by visiting: FreeWheelChairMission.org/BenefitConcert or in person by visiting Adam’s Music Studio at 950 East Katella Avenue also in Orange.

About Me and Them:

Me and Them Acoustic Band As professional sessions players with combined experience totally over 100 years, these artist have created a dynamic sound that encompasses blues, folk, rock, bluegrass, and more. With multi-instrumental talent and humorous skill, they weave an eclectic repertory of songs from the past to present. Their music and style engages the audience with the colors and textures of each instrument played whether it’s the banjo, guitar, dobro, bass, or percussion.

Why this unusual moniker for the band? Each member has such high respect for each other that the “me” stands for any one member and “them” are the other players. No one player is first or last. They are all equal and needed! Me and Them have put their hearts, heads, and fingers together to share with the audience good sounding music. This is a multi-sensory experience you won’t want to miss!

  • Adam Speth: guitar, banjo, dobro, mandolin
  • Doug Osterkamp: guitar, slide guitar
  • Mark Davidson: upright and electric bass
  • Rich Parish: harmonica
  • Mike Brucher: drums and percussion

Contact Information:

Me & Them
Adam and Susan Speth

St. John’s Lutheran Church of Orange
Shannon Beshara

Free Wheelchair Mission
Sandi Hanscom

Press release provided by St. John's Lutheran Church of Orange on Jan 9, 2012

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