Lorde, The National, Spoon, Kacey Musgraves & more playing 2018 Ally Coalition show
The Ally Coalition's fourth annual "Talent Show" will happen at NYC's Town Hall on January 24. The Ally Coalition is an LGBT-equality organization founded by the members of fun. and Rachel Antonoff (sister of fun./Bleachers member Jack Antonoff), and Jack curated the lineup which includes his own band Bleachers, his collaborator Lorde, and his fun. bandmate Andrew Dost (also ex-Anathallo). There's also Matt Berninger and Aaron Dessner of The National, Britt Daniel and Alex Fischel of Spoon, Kacey Musgraves, Shamir; comedians Aparna Nancherla (whose weekly Brooklyn live comedy show Butterboy happens every Monday), Phoebe Robinson (2 Dope Queens), and Jacqueline Novak; and more TBA.
The show happens four days before the Grammy Awards Ceremony at MSG, which Lorde (who was nominated for Album of the Year) and Jack will probably both attend. Tickets go on sale Tuesday (12/12) at 4 PM with a presale starting at noon the same day, and proceeds will benefit homeless and at risk LGBTQ youth.
Bleachers are also opening Pink's tour, including her two MSG shows.