December 02, 2010

Neil Young Tribute at Carnegie Hall: Patti Smith, DeVotchKa, Bettye LaVette, & others

A tribute to the music of Neil Young will be held at Carnegie Hall, New York City on February 10th, 2011. All net proceeds go to charrity.

Presented by Michael Dorf, entrepreneur and impresario, the tribute will feature 20 artists benefiting music & arts programs for underprivileged youth. Confirmed so far, include: Patti Smith, The Roots, Cowboy Junkies, Bettye LaVette, Aimee Mann, Shawn Colvin, Bebel Gilberto, Keller Williams, Joan Osborne, Mason Jennings, J Mascis, Pete Yorn, DeVotchKa, Joe Purdy and featuring Larry Cambell in the house band.

100% of the net proceeds from this event to benefit: Fixing Instruments for Kids in Schools, Church Street School for Music & Art, The Pinwheel Project, Music Unites, The American Symphony Orchestra and Young Audiences New York.


(Thru Neil Young News)

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