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    Fri, 20 Mar 2009 09:48:29

    Bruce Springsteen, Dave Matthews Pay Tribute to Pete Seeger - For his 90th birthday

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    Bruce Springsteen, Eddie Vedder, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews have all signed on for "The Clearwater Concert: Creating the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders," a fundraiser for Hudson River Sloop Clearwater. Pete Seeger founded the environmental organization to help preserve and protect the Hudson River. His Madison Square Garden event is set for May 3, and is part of a concert series tied to Seeger's 90th birthday. Other confirmed performances include Joan Baez, Billy Bragg, Steve Earle and Tom Morello. General public tickets go on sale March 30, with American Express pre-sales happening the previous week.

    Here's the complete "Clearwater Concert" lineup:
    Abigail Washburn and the Sparrow Quartet
    Ani DiFranco
    Arlo Guthrie
    Michael Franti
    Bela Fleck
    Ben Bridwell (Band of Horses)
    Ben Harper
    Bernice Johnson Reagon
    Billy Bragg
    Billy Nershi (String Cheese Incident)
    Bruce Cockburn
    Bruce Springsteen
    Dar Williams
    Dave Matthews
    Eddie Vedder
    Emmylou Harris
    Guy Davis
    Jay Ungar & Molly Mason
    Joan Baez
    John Mellencamp
    Juanes
    Kate & Anna McGarrigle
    Keller Williams
    Kris Kristofferson
    Ladysmith Black Mambazo
    Larry Long
    Mike & Ruthy Merenda
    Native American Indian Cultural Alliance
    NYC Labor Chorus
    Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers)
    Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Del McCoury
    Ramblin' Jack Elliott
    Richie Havens
    Scarlet Moore
    Silvio Rodriguez
    Steve Earle
    Taj Mahal
    Tao Rodriguez-Seeger
    Tom Chapin
    Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine)
    Tom Paxton
    Tommy Sands
    Tony Trischka
    Toshi Reagon
    Warren Haynes

    —The ARTISTdirect Staff
    03.20.09



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