Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires, Josh Ritter playing Steve Earle’s benefit concert for children with autism
Steve Earle and City Winery will host the fifth annual John Henry's Friends benefit concert, which raises money for children diagnosed with autism, on December 17 at Town Hall in NYC. Steve Earle & the Dukes will headline, and the stacked lineup also includes Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires, The Mastersons, and Josh Ritter.
VIP packages are on sale now, and general admission ticket onsale date is TBA. "All net ticket proceeds will be donated to The Keswell School, an educational program for children and young adults with autism. Founded on the belief that children diagnosed with ASD can live full and productive lives as integrated members of their communities, The Keswell School provides educational, therapeutic and supportive services for children diagnosed with ASD and their families. This is a topic dear to Steve, as his son, John Henry, attends the school."
UPDATE: Watch a new Tiny Desk Concert of Josh joined by Jason and Amanda below.