Stones Fest Adds LA Date
The annual, drunken, Rolling Stones tribute Stones Fest will head west in May. After hosting shows at New York’s Bowery Ballroom on May 22 and 23, the all-star event will host a third night at Los Angeles’ The Fonda Theatre on May 30.The LA lineup for the indoor fest—which is promoted as “a night to get drunk to” the music of the Rolling Stones—will feature Phosphorescent, Butch Walker, The Weeks’ Cyle Barnes, Juliette Lewis, Jason Sudeikis, Will Forte, Michelle Branch, Ethan Miller, Common Rotation’s Danny Masterson & Adam Busch, Matt Sorum & Ace Harper, Ewan Currie of The Sheepdogs, Evan Dando, Greg Dulli, Jesse Malin and Ruby Amanfu, among others.
Other confirmed acts include: Members of Eagles Of Death Metal, Jamie Arentzen of American Hi-Fi, Michael Peña, Emily Armstrong of Dead Sara, Josh Lattanzi of The Candles, Soko, Chuck Prophet, Catherine Pierce, Dakota Johnson & Ruby Stewart, The Uptown Horns and surprise guests. The Cabin Down Below Band will back the musicians throughout the evening.
Additional guests are expected. 100% of ticket sale proceeds to benefit sweet relief and the sweet relief musicians fund.