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Charity single to support Simoncelli Foundation

“The band was contacted by The Marco Simoncelli Foundation after writing the track and will donate all profits to the foundation which was set up in his name”
Manchester's The Rainband will release a fundraising single in support of the Marco Simoncelli Foundation following a live performance at this year's British MotoGP.

The band has sent Crash.net the following note:

“'Rise Again' is the 4th single by Manchester's The Rainband. It will be released as a download on June 18th following the band's live performance at The British MotoGP at Silverstone. Former world champion James Toseland plays piano on the track.

“Since Marco Simoncelli was tragically killed at last year's Malaysian MotoGP. The band was contacted by The Marco Simoncelli Foundation after writing the track and will donate all profits to the foundation which was set up in his name.

“The Marco Simoncelli Foundation aims to build hospitals around the world for the disabled. This is supported fully by Dorna, MotoGP and The Marco Simoncelli Foundation.

“Please visit http://therainband.co.uk to find out more.”



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cal-crashlow

May 25, 2012 1:15 AM

i still have not grasped that he is gone. i have never felt so much sadness over the passing of anyone in my life. I felt a combination of anger, helplessness, and grief that damn gp. i feel the same to this day. my racing spirit is floundering in the pits of hell to this day, too. R.I.E.(rest in ecstasy)Icarus.

Purna Gurung - Unregistered

May 24, 2012 11:58 PM

Amazing tribute for the amazing rider. Well done Rain band. If I was to given a one wish in sporting event it would be Marco on track. R.I.P super Sic, Ciao



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