ALL-STAR TRIBUTE TO BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN ON APRIL 5, 2007,
PRODUCED BY MICHAEL DORF, TO BENEFIT UJA-FEDERATION OF NEW YORK’S MUSIC FOR
The lineup includes some of the recording industry’s top stars, each performing
one of Bruce Springsteen’s masterpieces on the famed Carnegie Hall stage. The
artists announced and scheduled to appear are: PATTI SMITH, BACON BROTHERS
(INCLUDING ACTOR KEVIN BACON) STEVE EARLE, BADLY DRAWN BOY, PETE YORN, JULIANA
HATFIELD,JOSH RITTER , URI CANE, LOW STARS, M. WARD, MARAH, JERSEY GUYS w/ BOBBY
VALLI, THE HOLMES BROTHERS w/ YOUNG PEOPLE’S CHORUS, JOSEPH ARTHUR, NORTH
MISSISSIPPI ALL STARS, ROBIN HOLCOMB, ELYSIAN FIELDS, ODETTA, MARAH, THE HOLD
STEADY, JESSE MALIN & RONNIE SPECTOR *.
Funny: Jewel was originally on the bill. One can suggest that Patti was a late replacement for Jewel (who is the best-selling poet of the 20th century – no, I am not kidding) in a wry sort of way.
The boyfriend and I are covering for Backstreets including press reception. Should be fun.
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