Rockin’ 4 Vets, a New England based concert promoter, and Alive & Kicking Productions are partnering to present A Rock ‘n’ Roll Circus featuring Jon Butcher, James Montgomery, Kate Russo and Brian Templeton with Dyer, Goodwin and Chakour at the Regent Theatre in Arlington, MA, on Saturday, April 22, 2023, at 8 PM. The concert will benefit Hidden Battles, a Lowell based organization involved with helping veteran’s and first responders dealing with PTSD and related issues. Purchase tickets HERE.

The line-up features JAMES MONTGOMERY and ionic guitarist JON BUTCHER, along with front man, BRIAN TEMPLETON, formerly of the Radio Kings and currently The Delta Generators and The Proven Ones. Finally, special guest Big Brother and the Holding Company’s KATE RUSSO will be on stage joining with the others.

Supporting this great line-up will be DYER, GOODWIN, CHAKOUR compromised of a who’s who of great New England musicians DERIC DYER, CLIFF GOODWIN, MITCH CHAKOUR, MARTY RICHARDS and MARTY BALLOU, current members of the Shaboo All-Stars and former members of bands such as Joe Cocker, Tina Turner, J. Geils, Peter Wolf and the Joe Perry Project.

With a line-up like this you can expect some classic Montgomery songs, some Jon Butcher Axis tunes along with a mix of some great R&B classics. But you can also be looking forward to some Winter, Cocker and Janis songs mixed in for good measure and with some luck some Hendrix and Tina Turner.

This show is being produced by Rockin’ 4 Vets and Alive & Kicking Productions, who produce benefit concerts throughout New England to provide support to organizations assisting vets with issues related to PTSD, addiction, and homelessness.

For further info, contact Jim Tirabassi at 978-979-2076 or by e-mail at

The Regent Theatre is located at 7 Medford Street in Arlington, MA.

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