>>>Kick the Crap Outta Cancer, a benefit for publicist Janye Rogovin, will be held tonight, Tuesday, April 5, from 6-10 PM at Cabana. Among the performers will be Raul Malo, Jim Lauderdale, Steve Cropper, Foster & Lloyd, Sam & Ruby, Mandy Barnett, Peter Cooper & Eric Brace, Seth Walker, James Intveld, and Matt Urmy. Tickets ($50) include an open bar and giant auction. 100% of the proceeds go to Rogovin’s medical fund at SunTrust Bank. Details on tickets and donations here. Tickets also available tonight at the door. Read more about Rogovin’s story in the Nashville Scene.
>>>Hats Across The Row, a series of fundraisers for the Minnie Pearl Cancer Foundation, will launch today (4/5) with a kick-off parade featuring the Hillwood High School Band. The parade starts at 4 PM and lands at a block party at Big Loud Shirt from 4:30-6:30 PM. Spearheading the campaign are Tinti Moffatt and Ree Guyer Buchanan. More info here.
>>>Kacey Jones and Jesse Goldberg will perform at a benefit for the Zoe Marie Brain Tumor Research Fund, to fight brain cancer in children on Thursday, April 7, 6 PM at Modern Nash Furniture Supply.
>>>Jo Dee Messina will lead the Sat., April 9 St. Jude Music Row Road Race. This year’s race will start and finish at the Walk of Fame Park, across the street from the Country Music Hall of Fame® and Museum. Details here.
>>>Cumulus Nashville’s 5th Annual Radiothon raised about $100,000 for the Nashville Rescue Mission. The cluster’s five stations (SuperTalk 99.7-WTN; 92Q Nashville’s Big Station-WQQK; 95.5- FM WSM; Classic Hits 97.1 WRQQ; and i106-All the Hits-WNFN) went commercial-free from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. recently and listeners called in pledges ranging from one meal ($2.26) to thousands of dollars.