Karl Denson and Mike Barnes Join John Paul Jones, Coheed & Cambria As Latest X-Mas Jam Adds
John Paul Jones, Karl Denson, Coheed & Cambria, Mike Barnes Roosevelt Collier and Audley Freed are among the latest additions to this year’s expanded Christmas Jam. Warren Haynes Presents: The 20th Anniversary of Christmas Jam will take place on Friday, December 12 and Saturday, December 13 at Asheville, NCs Asheville Civic Center. Christmas Jam By Day also will return with daytime concerts, an art show, and movie screenings along with the inaugural Christmas Jam Comedy Show. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Habitat For Humanity.
Performing at the Civic Center on December 12 will be the Allman Brothers Band, The Del McCoury Band, The Derek Trucks Band and Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk. December 13 will feature Gov’t Mule, Steve Earle, Michael Franti with Jay Bowman Acoustic and Johnny Winter. Other musicians who will participate over the course of the weekend include: Col. Bruce Hampton, Joan Osborne, Travis Tritt, JJ Grey, Eric Krasno, Ruthie Foster, Kevn Kinney, Mickey Raphael and Robert Kearns. X-Mas Jam tickets are now on sale, including VIP tickets, which offer admission to the Pre-Jam at The Orange Peel on December 11.