Reporting Jeremy D. Larson
The 27th Annual Bridge School Benefit show has announced its initial lineup, featuring Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young, Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket, Elvis Costello, The Killers (Saturday only), fun., Diana Krall, Heart, and Jenny Lewis. This will be CSNY’s first major show since their Freedom Of Speech tour in 2006.
The benefit concert will take place over two days — Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27 — at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, CA.
The concert is, and has always been, 100% acoustic sets, making for unique performances from previous artists such as Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, the Who, Metallica, David Bowie, R.E.M., Arcade Fire, Tom Petty, Simon and Garfunkel and many more.
More information about The Bridge School from their website:
The Bridge School is a non-profit organization whose mission is to ensure that individuals with severe speech and physical impairments achieve full participation in their communities through the use of augmentative & alternative means of communication (AAC) and assistive technology (AT) applications and through the development, implementation and dissemination of innovative life-long educational strategies. The Bridge School is an internationally recognized leader in the education of children who use augmentative and alternative communication and has developed unique programs and trained highly skilled professionals in the use of state of the art assistive technology.
Tickets for the Bridge School Concert go on sale Friday, September 13 at 10:00 a.m.