Petty Fest: Father John Misty, Devendra Banhart, Nicole Atkins, Jesse Malin, Ryan Miller and More
The annual Petty Fest celebrate will take place at New York’s Webster Hall on October 24. Billed as a night to celebrate—and get drunk to—the music of Tom Petty, the night will feature an eclectic mix of acts: Karen Elson, Justin Townes Earle, Father John Misty, Adam Green, Nicole Atkins, Jesse Malin, Sammy James Jr. (Mooney Suzuki), Cory Chisel & Adriel Danea, Steve Schiltz (Hurricane Bells), Ryan Miller (Guster), Har Mar Superstar, Devendra Banhart, Johnny T, Matt Sweeney, Danny Clinch & The Tangiers Blues Band, Justin Long, Petter Starkee (Alberta Cross) and Caveman. The Cabin Down Below Band—an ensemble led by Rolling Stones contributor Austin Scaggs will serve as the evening’s house band.
100% of ticket proceeds will benefit Sweet Relief Music Fund & The Musicians Cancer Fund. The event’s organizers recently presented the equally loose tributes Dylan Fest and Stones Fest.