'Rock For Oklahoma' Benefit Concert Features Kings Of Leon, The Flaming Lips

Monday, July 8th 2013, 9:32 pm
By: News 9

A benefit concert will be held on July 23 in Oklahoma City to help raise funds for those affected by the May tornado outbreak in Oklahoma.

According to the Chesapeake Energy Arena, an all-star lineup of musicians with a special connection to the state of Oklahoma has been organized for the concert, to raise money for victims of the tornadoes that struck Moore, Oklahoma City, and surrounding areas this spring.

The "Rock for Oklahoma" concert, featuring the Kings of Leon, the Flaming Lips, Jackson Browne and Built to Spill, will take place at 6 p.m. on July 23.

Special guests including Ben Kweller, Grace Potter, Victoria's Secret angels Lily Aldridge and Erin Heatherton will also make appearances during the concert. A silent auction for a meet-n-greet with Lily Aldridge and Erin Heatherton will be held at the event.

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchases online at TicketMaster.com.

All proceeds from this concert will be dispersed to central Oklahoma community organizations and charities.