Atlanta’s historic Fox Theatre will host an all-star tribute to jam scene patriarch Col. Bruce Hampton on May 1 in honor of his 70th birthday. If you can’t make it to Atlanta for Hampton 70: A Celebration Of Col. Bruce Hampton in person, there’s an option to watch from home or wherever you have an internet connection.
nugs.net has announced a webcast for Hampton 70: A Celebration Of Col. Bruce Hampton that will be broadcast live from The Fox Theatre in Atlanta. The webcast is currently available for pre-order in both high-defintion and standard-definition formats via nugs.tv. Proceeds from the Hampton 70: A Celebration Of Col. Bruce Hampton all-star concert and webcast will benefit charities including the Fox Theatre Institute.
John Bell, Dave Schools, Duane Trucks, Jimmy Herring, Peter Buck, Darick Campbell, Karl Denson, Drew Emmitt, Vince Herman, Jon Fishman, Rev. Jeff Mosier, Warren Haynes, Kevn Kinney, Johnny Knapp, Chuck Leavell, T. Hardy Morris, Brandon Niederauer, John Popper, Kevin Scott, Matt Slocum, Denny Walley, Emil Werstler, Oliver Wood, Billy Bob Thornton and Jake Peavy are among those scheduled to perform at the Fox.
Tickets for the concert are currently on sale here.