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Magic Carpet Ride breaks it own record for major local/regional press/radio/media coverage in 2012!
The band has raised over 2.3 million dollars performing benefit concerts since 2008 for Disabled Children and Adults, The Boys n Girls Clubs, American Cancer Society, Veterans, Children’s Hospital and many other organizations.

Puyallup Herald ~ 2 Times
Tacoma News Tribune ~ 1 Time
Auburn Reporter ~ 1 Time
Kitsap Sun ~ 1 Time
North Kitsap Herald ~ 3 Times
Port Orchard Independent ~ 1 Time
Coeur D ‘ Alene Press ~ 1 Time
Sequim Gazette ~ 2 Times
The Columbian ~ 2 Times
The Oregonian ~ 1 Time
Penninsula Daily News ~ 1 Time
Tacoma Weekly ~ 2 Times
North Mason Life ~ 1 Time
Seattle Times ~ 1 Time
KZOK FM 102.5 Radio ~ 2 Concerts
KNOP AM Radio ~1 Concert
KGON FM ~ 1 Concert

The band performed to a sold out audience New Years Eve 2013 along with Fran Cosmo, former
lead singer of Boston

This New Year’s Eve, you can celebrate the old and the new all at once. Members of the classic rock bands Boston and Steppenwolf will play a show with their greatest hits at Vessel Wines in Woodinville.

Take a wild ride at Americana Music Festival | Kitsap Week

POULSBO — Magic Carpet Ride, comprised of several former members of Steppenwolf, headlines at the fifth annual Americana Music Festival Sept. 8 at Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park in Poulsbo.

The psychedelic ’60s are back live and onstage

The triple bill includes: Iron Butterfly, with original members Ron Bushy on drums and Lee Dorman on bass; Magic Carpet Ride, with an all-star lineup of eight players who know a lot about the music of Steppenwolf; and The Xperience featuring RG Valentino who has Hendrix nailed down note for note.

The Magic Carpet Ride performs a special benefit concert for the Boys and Girls Club 2011

BELFAIR — When Molly Macomber had any challenge as a middle schooler, she knew there was one place she could count on getting help. A member of the North Mason Boys & Girls Club, she found the club’s Teen Center to be her second family…

The Magic Carpet Ride promotes and helps sell out the Full Moon Festival 2011, a benefit for the American Cancer Society!

The Magic Carpet Ride sells out Seattle’s Hard Rock Cafe 2010!

The Hard Rock Cafe lived up to its name Friday (April 30) with a hard-rocking lineup of local bands led by The Magic Carpet Ride, featuring original Steppenwolf keyboardist Goldy McJohn…

The Magic Carpet Ride sets record for raising money for benefit 2010!

Close to 500 people were “Born to be Wild” at the “Get Your Motor Running” event Wednesday night in the back courtyard of Siro’s Restaurant to benefit Saratoga Bridges. The organization serves individuals with disabilities and their families. More than $70,000 was raised…

MCR’s Glen Bui obtains a license to perform from Steppenwolf Productions!

BELFAIR — Several national-caliber entertainers will make a stop in Belfair this summer, launching a new show series. The shows are being organized by Belfair musician Glen Bui, who plans to continue scheduling the national acts on an ongoing basis…

The Magic Carpet Ride sets record for raising money for benefit 2009!

MRC played a special concert for the Thurston Co. Boys and Girls Club at the Great Wolf Lodge and set a record helping raise over 400,000 dollars.