Rules To Rock By(out June 22nd) is an inspiring new young-adult novel about Annabelle Cabrerra, a girl who pursues her dream of rock stardom and forms a band at her school. Penned by Brooklyn author/musician Josh Farrar, Rules To Rock By also has a soundtrackwith Brooklyn's own Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girl and we've got the scoop on the hip events accompanying the book and soundtrack.
Events kick off on June 23rd at 7 pm at Housing Works for an evening of readings & music; Josh Farrar will be reading excerpts from the novel, and the evening will also feature musical performances by young musicians Justine Skyers and Sofie Kapur, The NowhereNauts (formerly Blame The Patient), and Saffire.
There's also a family matinee show at 3pm on June 26th at The Living Room, featuring performances by The NowhereNauts and The Bungles, accompanied by another reading by Josh Farrar.
July 8th at 5:30pm is the date for a listening party for the soundtrack at Xoom, an East Village juice bar/smoothie shop with a rock & roll attitude. Hunter Lombard and Sofie Kapur of the Rules To Rock By band will be on hand to perform unplugged and sign CDs; this could also be your opportunity to get a book signed by Josh Farrar!
Rules To Rock By Event Dates:
6/23 Housing Works @ 7pm
6/26 The Living Room @ 3pm
7/8 Xoom @ 5:30pm
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