NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Return to the Greek!

Return to the Greek!

Celebrate 40 Years of Rex at the Greek!  We are thrilled to announce a momentous milestone for the Rex Foundation - 40 years of spreading joy, support, and positive change through $10 million in grants that have been awarded to over 1,400 notable non-profit...

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A Little Thanksgiving Karaoke for Rex

A Little Thanksgiving Karaoke for Rex

Singing for Rex: Cubensis Brings Back a Beloved Thanksgiving TraditionOver the years, Southern California's Cubensis has been a strong supporter of Rex -- and a big part of that is their beloved annual Thanksgiving Potluck Feast and Karaoke, offering all those so...

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What a Night! Hot Tuna Electric’s Fillmore Finale

What a Night! Hot Tuna Electric’s Fillmore Finale

What a Night! Hot Tuna Electric's Fillmore Finale Our annual gathering at the Fillmore was especially sweet this year, as it was also Hot Tuna's final electric performance ever at The Fillmore. Jorma, Jack, and drummer Justin Guip, joined by Larry Campbell and Teresa...

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Trombone Shorty Academy Checks In

Trombone Shorty Academy Checks In

Trombone Shorty Academy Checks InLast year, 2022 Ralph J. Gleason Award recipient the Trombone Shorty Foundation sent some amazing young musicians  from the Trombone Shorty Academy to our December celebration at the Fillmore. It was a triumphant, uplifting experience...

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Remembering Bill Graham

Remembering Bill Graham

  For many years now, Rex has presented the Bill Graham Award in memory of our founding board member Bill Graham, who we still miss following his untimely passing in 1991.  And we often get the question from those who came along later, who WAS Bill Graham? Entire...

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Jesse McReynolds

Jesse McReynolds

  We were so sorry to learn of the passing of bluegrass legend Jesse McReynolds earlier this month, and send our heartfelt condolences to his loved ones. Back in 2010, McReynolds released a CD paying tribute to the songs of Robert Hunter and Jerry Garcia --...

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Earth Day Marin – You’re Invited!

Earth Day Marin – You’re Invited!

Recent Rex grantee Green Change invites you to help celebrate the planet at Earth Day Marin, Sunday, April 23, from 1-5 p.m. at the Mill Valley Community Center. Tickets are free! Read all about it: Earth Day Marin: Create a better world Celebrate Earth Day and help...

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Wayne Shorter 1933-2023

Wayne Shorter 1933-2023

We're saddened to learn of the passing of legendary jazz great Wayne Shorter. Read the obituary in Relix Back in 2015, Rex presented a grant to Creative Realization Group to support Mr. Shorter's project to develop an opera based on the classical Greek tragedy...

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