- Music Connection Rocks Hard Rock Cafe in Boston
Music Connection bands Exit 18 and Freak Show along with artist Julia Perry (also of Exit 18) performed at the Youth On Stage's Next Generation Concert Series at the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston.
- January - Student of the Month Al. B
Al B. Al is guitar player extraordinaire. He is only 8 years old but plays like he is 15. He can always be found with his guitar around his neck. He is studying guitar with Randy Leventhal and loves the music of Green Day, Queen, AC/DC, and Aerosmith. He also loves to play Rock Band/Guitar Hero on the Wii. He is an avid reader and his favorite hobby is Ventriloquism. He has his own dummy named "Little Jeff".