Pres Hall Jazz Band Confirm Benefit Show with Allen Toussaint, Ani Difranco, Beats Antique
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band will team up with Allen Toussaint, Ani Difranco, Beats Antique and Alexander Ebert of Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros for a benefit concert. The event—billed as the Preservation Hall Ball—will take place at th Civic Theatre in New Orleans on Friday, October 3. More guest artists will be added in the near future.
Pre-sale tickets for the show will go on sale Wednesday, August 13, with public on-sale beginning on Friday, August 15. All proceeds will go to the Preservation Hall Foundation, a non-profit that works to protect and perpetuate music education programs for underprivileged children in the greater New Orleans area.