Tony MacAlpine Benefit Concert - RiPT Media Productions photography by: Rick Triana

A Benefit Concert For Tony MacAlpine


On Saturday, December 12, the Benefit For Tony MacAlpine concert – featuring the stellar line-up of Steve Vai, Zakk Wylde, Mike Portnoy, Billy Sheehan, Derek Sherinian, and John 5 – took place at the Wiltern Theatre in Los Angeles. That Metal Show host Eddie Trunk was there to serve as master of ceremonies.

Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine), Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme), Richie Kotzen (The Winery Dogs) and Paul Gilbert (Mr. Big, Racer X) all joined in on this incredible line-up as part of the all-star jam. In addition to this extraordinary musical event, a wealth of items will be available for auction. Fans around the world can bid by visiting:

T-Mac's Auction Website (http://www.tonymacalpine.com/benefitfortony/) from December 12 through December 19.

All proceeds will benefit guitar / keyboard virtuoso Tony MacAlpine, who was recently diagnosed with colon cancer, and his family (his wife was recently diagnosed with breast cancer).