About The Song
Against The Storm is a song of hope, written for the community of heroes who are coping with cancer, for the survivors, and for those who are no longer with us. 100 percent of the proceeds from the sale of this record will be donated to this cause.
Join Us At The 4th Annual Rock for the Cure Concert
This year's event is the official release party of the “Against The Storm” CD, and will feature live performances by The Kensingtons and the Grace Stumberg Band.
Proceeds from ticket and CD sales will benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Western & Central New York Chapter in supporting blood cancer research, local patient services, advocacy, and educational programs.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding research, finding cures and ensuring access to treatments for blood cancer patients.
Since 1949 LLS has been on the forefront of blood cancer advances such as chemotherapies and stem cell transplantation leading the way to the targeted therapies and immunotherapies that are saving thousands of lives today.To learn more about the Western & Central New York Chapter, please call 716-834-2578 or visit www.lls.org/wcny.
Behind The Scenes
In the words of Indie music icon Ron Hawkins, "[We are] a platoon, a band of brothers, who came together to fight cancer by the creation and sale of a record called 'Against The Storm.'"View Song Credits
Joey Nicastro, Tom Lillis, Justin Rizzo, Tim Andrews, Ron HawkinsMusic
Joey Nicastro, Tom Lillis, Justin Rizzo, Ron Hawkins, Erik Eimiller, Frank Nicastro, Garrett SheaLead Vocals
Ron Hawkins, Garrett SheaBacking Vocals
Frank Nicastro, Erik EimillerGuitars
Joey Nicastro, Frank Nicastro, Ron HawkinsBass
Tom LillisDrums & Percussion
Ron HawkinsEngineering & Mixing
GCR Audio, Buffalo, NYMastered
Noah Mintz, Lacquer Channel Mastering, Toronto, ONArrangements
Keller Bros. & MillerPublic Relations / Publicity
Dick Shaner, Jr., The Martin GroupLegal Assistance
Ken Friedman, Esq. and John Lopinski, Esq., Hodgson Russ
Justin Rose and Robby Takac of GCR Audio, Nancy Hails, Luann Burgio, Glenn Murray, David Shelberg, and all of our families and friends who supported us during this project. Finally, thank you to the Leukemia patients and their families who have been an inspiration to us for this project.
In The News
WIVB - March 1, 2018
WGRZ - March 1, 2018
WIVB - February 24, 2018
Buffalo News - February 22, 2018
WNYCatholic Weekly - February 15, 2018
Buffalo News - November 16, 2017
Spectrum News - August 25, 2017
Buy The Song
You can purchase a copy of the CD that includes two different tracks of Against the Storm by sending a check in the amount of $11.00 (which includes postage) made payable to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at the following address:
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
4043 Maple Road, Suite 105
Amherst, NY 14226
Please be sure to include your name and return address. Hurry and order your copy while supplies last.
Thank you for your support of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society!