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Monday, September 9, 2013

Bridge School Benefit 2013 Lineup Announced

Posted By on Mon, Sep 9, 2013 at 8:48 AM

click to enlarge Neil Young performing at Bridge School
  • Neil Young performing at Bridge School

Bridge School Benefit, the annual two-day, Neil Young-hosted acoustic concert at Shoreline, usually draws an interesting crowd of performers, and 2013 is no exception. The benefit has supported the school for individuals with severe speech and physical impairments founded by Young and his wife, Pegi, since 1987, and past lineups have included just about every famous name you can think of. (Though that hasn't always guaranteed a great show.) This year's event runs Oct. 26 and 27 at Shoreline Amphitheatre. Here's the lineup:

CSNY

Queens of the Stone Age

My Morning Jacket

The Killers (Saturday only)

Elvis Costello

Diana Krall

fun.

Heart

Jenny Lewis

Yep, that's Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young up top. And yep, we're wondering what an acoustic Queens of the Stone Age show is going to be like, too. (Also: whether the group will play a regular show in the Bay Area in support of its excellent new album.)

In any event, Bridge School tickets go on sale this Friday, Sept, 13, at Ticketmaster. More info here.

-- @iPORT


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