Def Leppard drummer Rick Allen’s artwork is currently on display at several Wentworth Galleries. He’ll be making personal appearances this weekend at the Short Hills gallery location:
Saturday, November 20: 5 – 8PM
Sunday, November 21: 1 – 4PM
1200 Morris Turnpike
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Stop by to check out Rick’s art collections and sayhello to Rick himself. For more details or to preview the collections before Rick’s arrival, contact the above gallery directly or go to this location.
In other news, Rick Allen and his Raven Drum Foundation have joined forces with an amazing group of drummers for their 12 Drummers Drumming Charity Auction. It started on Veterans Day and runs through November 22nd – 12 days of auctioning off donated collectibles from some fantastic drummers with new items being added every day.
There are autographed items and other collectibles from: Ringo Starr, Shannon Larkin (Godsmack), Chad Smith (Red Hot Chili Peppers), Sheila E (Prince, Madonna, Cyndi Lauper, Beyonce), Todd Sucherman (STYX), Steve Smith (Journey), Kenny Aronoff (John Mellencamp, Smashing Pumpkins, Jon Bon Jovi), Danny Seraphine (Chicago), Duane Trucks (Widespread Panic), Matt Sorum (GnR, Velvet Revolver), Jason Bonham, Brad Wilk (Rage Against the Machine), Carter Beauford (Dave Matthews Band), Zac Hanson, Joey Cramer (Aerosmith), Cindy Blackman Santana (Lenny Kravitz, Santana), and Jim Keltner!
Proceeds from the auction go to support Raven Drum’s mission to provide trauma recovery & healing for veterans and to help reduce the rate of suicide. Head over now to check out the fantastic auction items and place your bids Remember that it all ends on the 22nd.