Superfly Announces ‘Small Business Live’ Featuring Brandi Carlile, Brittany Howard, Leon Bridges & More
Brandi Carlile, Brittany Howard, Leon Bridges and more will perform in support of small businesses affected by the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic. Organized by Superfly Presents’ the Small Business Live online event will take place on Saturday, June 20.
Each participating musician will be streaming live from a small business they support. Carlile will appear at Seattle’s Easy Street Records, Howard will perform at Nashville’s Fanny’s House of Music and Bridges will be at Avoca Coffee in Fort Worth, Texas. Additional performers and their locations include Moon Taxi (Grimey’s Nashville), JUFU (Envirobliss Brooklyn), Allen Stone (Terrain Spokane, Washington) and 2 Chainz (K&K Soul Food Atlanta), plus Nathaniel Rateliff, Bam Marley and T-Pain at locations to be announced.
Small Business Live will be hosted on the JamBase Livestream Calendar, TikTok, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Twitch and LiveXLive. The livestream begins at 4 p.m. ET on Saturday, June 20 and will raise awareness and money for the Accion Opportunity Fund, which “provide(s) grants to the most at-risk small businesses hit hardest by COVID-19, with a focus on those run by women and people of color.”