Prince Tribute Band to Headline UAMS Cancer Institute’s RockStar Lounge April 26

By Nate Hinkel

The show starts at 7 p.m. at Rock Town Distillery, 1216 E. Sixth St., Little Rock. Tickets are $50 and can be ordered at www.cancer.uams.edu/rockstar or by calling (501) 526-2277.

Based in Tulsa, Okla., Vince & the Revelation features Vince Gibbs, a singer who regularly performs Prince tribute concerts across the country. Guests can take a break from the dance floor to enjoy beer, wine and concert fare.

RockStar Lounge is hosted by the Envoys, an advocacy group of the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute Foundation, whose mission is to advance the outreach efforts of the Cancer Institute by promoting its physicians, scientists, programs and vision.


UAMS is the state's only health sciences university, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; hospital; a main campus in Little Rock; a Northwest Arkansas regional campus in Fayetteville; a statewide network of regional campuses; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, Psychiatric Research Institute, Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, Translational Research Institute and Institute for Digital Health & Innovation. It is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. U.S. News & World Report named UAMS Medical Center the state's Best Hospital; ranked its ear, nose and throat program among the top 50 nationwide; and named six areas as high performing — cancer, colon cancer surgery, heart failure, hip replacement, knee replacement and lung cancer surgery. UAMS has 2,727 students, 870 medical residents and five dental residents. It is the state's largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including 1,200 physicians who provide care to patients at UAMS, its regional campuses, Arkansas Childrens Hospital, the VA Medical Center and Baptist Health. Visit www.uams.edu or www.uamshealth.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.

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