Initial Paul Simon Tribute Show Lineup Set
As first reported by The New York Times, The Civil Wars’ Joy Williams, Bettye LaVette, Bob Mould, Dan Wilson, Ben Sollee, Allen Toussaint, Madeleine Peyroux and Steely Dan’s Jon Herington are among the acts slated to perform at City Winery owner Michael Dorf’s upcoming Paul Simon tribute. As previously reported, the all-star tribute will take place at New York’s Carnegie Hall on March 31. In total, twenty artists will perform twenty Paul Simon classics to benefit youth-centered music education programs in New York City.
The upcoming tribute marks the 10th Anniversary of Dorf’s benefit series. Previous honorees include: Prince, Neil Young, Bob Dylan and many more. Additional acts will be confirmed in the coming weeks.