Michael McDonald, Sheryl Crow & Others on Board for Bill Withers Tribute

Shore Fire MediaBill Withers will be the subject of a tribute concert October 1 at New York’s legendary Carnegie Hall. A diverse group of musicians will perform his work including Michael McDonald, Sheryl Crow, Dr. John, country singer Kathy Mattea, soul man D’Angelo and young English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran.

The tribute to Withers — who was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame earlier this year — comes with a twist. In a nice bit of symmetry, the artists will perform his 1973 album Live at Carnegie Hall in its entirety. That recording featured …read more