Steve Earle & his band The Dukes have announced a celebration concert for Steve’s late son, Justin Townes Earle, on what would be his 40th birthday.
The concert is slated for January 4th at the Ryman Auditorium, and there are a number of artists who will be joining them.
I mean, we’re talking about Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires, Emmylou Harris, Old Crow Medicine Show, Lucinda Williams, and so many others.
Other acts include Ben Nichols, Buddy Miller, Dustin Welch, Elizabeth Cook, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Joe Pug, Jon Langford, Lilly Hiatt, Mike Ness and Jonny Two Bags of Social Distortion, Scotty Melton, Stacey Earle, Mark Stuart, and Willy and Cody Braun.
The show is being held to not only celebrate the life of Justin Townes Earle, but to also benefit his four-year-old daughter, Etta St. James Earle.