Eligible NYC-area shows include Carly Rae Jepsen, Jimmy Eat World, Manchester Orchestra, Wizkid, Regina Spektor, Tegan and Sara, The Interrupters, Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, The Mountain Goats, Beach Bunny, PUP, Seal, and more.
The club, an exact replica of DC's original 9:30 Club, opens May 30. The initial lineup of shows also includes Pixies, The Walkmen, Yo La Tengo, Sylvan Esso, X, Jeff Tweedy, Portugal. The Man, Jenny Lewis, Parliament Funkadelic, and more
Midge Ure, Anton Newcombe of The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Melissa Etheridge, Ryley Walker, Ron Sexsmith, HEALTH, Matthew Caws of Nada Surf, and more also paid tribute to the legendary singer/songwriter, who passed away at the age of 81.