The Dixie Chicks, Willie Nelson, And More To Play Benefit Concert For Texas
September 23, 2011 at 8:25 AM (PT)
The DIXIE CHICKS, WILLIE NELSON, LYLE LOVETT, and ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL will perform during FIRE RELIEF: THE CONCERT FOR CENTRAL TEXAS on OCTOBER 17th. The event will take place at the FRANK ERWIN CENTER in AUSTIN, TX, and will be hosted by the star of NBC-TV’s “FRIDAY Night Lights” actor KYLE CHANDLER, and actor TURK PIPKIN.
There will be special guest appearances by SHAWN COLVIN, the COURT YARD HOUNDS, STEVE MILLER, the TEXAS TORNADOS, along with guitarists, ERIC JOHNSON and JOE SATRIANI. All proceeds will benefit the CENTRAL TEXAS WILDFIRE FUND at the AUSTIN COMMUNITY FOUNDATION, to support its efforts to help families suffering from long-term problems from wildfires this SUMMER.
Tickets are on sale TODAY (9/23) at 12p (CT) at www.texasboxoffice.com.