On Saturday, December 4th, Platform One Entertainment hosted Dare 2 Dream, a benefit concert featuring the Roots at Chicago's House of Blues. Proceeds from tickets sales at the event will be donated to the People's Music School a community-based, non-profit organization that provides musical education opportunities for those who otherwise would not be able to afford them. Past Dare 2 Dream events have featured performances from MGMT, Kings of Leon, Common, Cypress Hill, Talib Kweli, Gavin Rossdale, Govt Mule, and Blues Traveler.
Check out photos from the show here!
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