Contributed by lostandclowned.
Posted by aubin
December 14, 2009 at 7:00 PM (EST)
of Hüsker Dü
, Frank Black of Pixies
and Gaslight Anthem
are among 20 artists tapped to perform classic songs from The Who
for a new charity event at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Set for March 2, 2010, the event will also include Warren Haynes & Gov't Mule, Postelles, Bettye LaVette, Robyn Hitchcock,
The Smithereens, Sondre Lerche, Mose Allison, Matt Nathanson, Bobby McFerrin, and Living Colour
More information is available on the event website
Regular seated tickets are $45-$130 and 100% of the net proceeds from this event to benefit: Fixing Instruments Kneeded in Schools, Church Street School for Music & Art, The Pinwheel Project, Music Unites All-Youth Choir, The American Symphony Orchestra and Young Audiences New York.