Welcome to Rock City: GEMA Rocks, May 4-5 in Gonda Theater!

The annual GEMA Rocks concert is a Georgetown tradition that you don’t want to miss (although if you can’t make it out to Gonda, you can still catch the live stream of Saturday’s performance on WGTB!). This year’s performers include a slew of GU alums who have made it big in music, comedy, and television, and they’re going to put on a killer show representing six decades of Hoya talent.

And it’s coming up in just a few days!

The concert, sponsored by the Georgetown Entertainment and Media Alliance, is not only a great representation of musical ability and a rocking good time, but is a great networking opportunity for any WGTB DJs (or fans!) interested in a career in media or entertainment.

The show will feature a variety of songs written by alums and students as well as covers, including a really fantastic cover of Bon Iver’s “Holocene”. WGTB’s own Tate Tucker will be performing as well.

Check out the list of performers and this year’s trailer below, and get your tickets before they sell out!

Buy tickets here (only $10 for students)

RSVP on Facebook

Join GEMA (a good idea if you haven’t yet – membership is free!)

GEMA Rocks 2012 will feature performances by:

Mike Zakarin (C ’05, MBA ’13) of the band The Bravery; Michael Pearsall (B ’06) and Evan Field (I ’98) of the band Honor by August; Marcel Arsenault (C ’07); Rochelle Ballard (B ’05); Rich Battista (B ’86); Emilie Bogrand (C ’07); Aaron Broadus (faculty); Greg Capone (B ’06); Bill Danoff (I ’68); Yean Do (student); Anatole Doak (student);Walter Egan (C ’70); Greta Gaines (C ’89); Kiran Gandhi (C ’11); David Hendrickson (B ’07); Gary Kearns (F ’79); Kimon Kirk (C ’00); Lance Langston (F ’82); Chris Murphy (F ’07); Eric Rigaud (C ’90); Brittany Sonnichsen (C ’08); Patrick Sullivan (B ’07); Teddy Svoronos (F ’08); Kirsten Thien (B ’93); Richard Trent (F ’10); Tate Tucker (student); John Zambetti (C ’70); Johnny Zambetti (B ’09); Teddy Zambetti (C ’80)

SPECIAL VIDEO APPEARANCES BY:

Stand-up comedian Mike Birbiglia (C ’00)

Actor and comedian Nick Kroll (C ’01) of FX’s The League

SNL writer and stand-up comedian John Mulaney (C ’04)

Make sure to get your tickets today! We’ll see you there.

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