Rock Band 2 and LIFEbeat team up to fight AIDS

by Erik Johnsen

Rock Band 2 and LIFEbeat are promoting HIV/AIDS prevention on Sept 6 at the House of Blues in Los Angeles, CA.

Attendees will rock out with a sneak peek and chance to play Rock Band 2 before it hits retail, as well as enjoy musical appearances by Panic At The Disco and Plain White T’s. Tickets for the Rock Band 2 Party to Benefit LIFEbeat, an all ages event, are $50.00 for General Admission, with proceeds going to LIFEbeat.

This concert is part of a 24-hour lead up to the MTV Video Music Awards and has been a major part of the event for several years now. Tim Rosta, SVP of Integrated Marketing at MTV said, “MTV is proud to be teamed up with LIFEbeat again on this year’s VMA weekend as we support their long-standing commitment to HIV/AIDS education and prevention.”

LIFEbeat- The Music Industry Fights AIDS, is a national non-profit organization dedicated to reaching America’s youth with the message of HIV/AIDS prevention. LIFEbeat mobilizes the talents and resources of the music industry to raise awareness and to provide support to the AIDS community. For more information visit:

More information about the concert and LIFEbeat’s part in it can be found here at the LIFEbeat website.

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