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Bridge School webcast to feature Arcade Fire, QOTSA

- October 22nd, 2013

if you’re a music fan and you don’t have any plans Saturday night, you now have something to do.

Neil Young’s annual Bridge School Benefit Concert’s first night of the two-night all-acoustic event will be livestreamed on Oct. 26th (bookmark this page and watch it below).

Artists scheduled to appear on the webcast are Montreal’s Arcade Fire, Crosby Stills, Nash & Young, Queens of the Stone Age, My Morning Jacket, Nanaimo’s Diana Krall, Jack Johnson, Elvis Costello, Fun., Heart and Jenny Lewis.

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The concert begins at 8 p.m. ET from the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountainview, California.

The Bridge School is an organization which aims to educate children with severe speech and physical disabilities. For almost three decades, Neil Young and his wife, Pegi, have organized and curated the Annual Bridge School Benefit Concerts in order to raise funds and awareness for the organization.

Jack White added to Grammy Awards lineup

- January 24th, 2013

The lineup continues to expand in rapid numbers for next month’s Grammy Awards.

Grammy nominees The Lumineers, Carrie Underwood and Jack White are all scheduled to take the stage at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Feb. 10.

Song of the Year nom Ed Sheeran is also tapped to duet with six-time Grammy winner Elton John, and country stars Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert will also pair up for the 55th annual event.

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Other performers already announced include The Black Keys, Mumford & Sons, fun., Rihanna and Taylor Swift.

White, who has nine Grammys on his bookshelf already, is nominated in three different categories: Album of the Year, Best Rock Album (“Blunderbuss”) and Best Rock Song (“Freedom at 21″ – watch below).

The show airs Feb. 10 from 8-11:30 p.m. ET on CBS. Yours truly as well as fellow scribe Mark Daniell will be giving instant reviews of each and every act on Grammy night. Follow us on Twitter: @johnwillms and @markhdaniell.

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