Bruce Springsteen To Honor Pete Townshend At MusiCares Show

(Radio.com) Pete Townshend will be feted for his work with the MusiCares MAP Fund during a charity concert next month, Rolling Stone reports, by none other than Bruce Springsteen.

Townshend will be awarded the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award by the Boss for his work with the charity, which assists musicians with addition recovery as part of a benefit show in New York City on May 28 at the Best Buy Theater.

As part of the evening, Townshend will perform with members of The Who's band, including John Corey on grand piano, Loren Gold on keys, Pino Palladino on bass, Frank Simes on keyboard, Zak Starkey on drums plus his brother Simon Townshend on guitar. Read more here.

Radio.com is an official news provider for antiMusic.com.
Copyright Radio.com/CBS Local - Excerpted here with permission.

Pete Townshend Music, DVDs, Books and more

Pete Townshend T-shirts and Posters

Share this article

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Pin it Share on Reddit email this article