GrulkeFest: A Celebration of Brent | 1961 -2012
The Austin music scene is invited to join the many friends, family and co-workers of SXSW creative director Brent Grulke for a public memorial and benefit concert at ACL Live at the Moody Theater on September 8.
“Grulkefest: A CELEBRATION OF BRENT / 1961-2012” will feature Doctors’ Mob, Fastball, Glass Eye, the Reivers, Sixteen Deluxe, True Believers, the Wannabes, Wild Seeds and other special guests.
A beloved figure amongst Austin bands and fellow fans for more than 30 years, Grulke died of a heart attack atthe age of 51 on August 13. He is survived by his wife, Kristen Brock Grulke, and a seven year-old son, Graham. All proceeds from the concert will go to the Graham Grulke Education Fund.