The Fillmore Scene will be the first annual fundraising event in New York for the The Bill Graham Memorial Foundation, in collaboration with Live Nation. The show features Dark Star Orchestra, Spin Doctors, John Popper and Chan Kinchla from Blues Traveler and Moonalice, with surprise special guests, on Tuesday May 27th, 2008 at 7:30 PM. at The Fillmore New York at Irving Plaza, 17 Irving Place at Irving Plaza in New York, New York. Tickets are $65.00 and available by pre-sale starting Saturday, April 5th at 10 AM. Tickets for the general on sale will be available beginning Monday, April 7th at Noon. Tickets will be available online at www.livenation.com / www.thefillmoreeast.com or Ticketmaster. To charge by phone dial 212.307.7171 or 866.448.7849. Tickets will also be available at The Fillmore New York Irving Plaza Box Office. Call 212.777.6800 for more information.
What promises to be an inspired evening of performances, the show is dedicated to preserving the life and work of rock impresario and producer Bill Graham . Bill is fondly remembered worldwide as one of the most forward thinkers of the concert industry who became one of the country’s first inventive concert producers and promoters, and proprietor of The Fillmore East.
In addition to a stellar jam band line up – a one time only 1995 autographed poster signed by The Grateful Dead and Dave Matthews will be auctioned off the evening of the concert to benefit the foundation.