PEGI & NEIL YOUNG'S CONCERT FOR THE BRIDGE SCHOOL

PEGI & NEIL YOUNG'S CONCERT FOR THE BRIDGE SCHOOL
Air Date: 
Saturday, Aug 11th - 10:30pm
Episode Title: 
WCTE Membership Drive

– Celebrate 25 Years with Some of the Biggest Names in Music, Including Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, David Bowie, Tom Petty and Others at this Annual Charity Event –

Organized by musician Neil Young and his wife, Pegi, the Bridge School Benefit Concert is an annual, nonprofit charity event held every October to raise funds for the school’s programs for the communicative and educational development of children with severe speech and physical impairments. Some of the biggest names in music participate in these all-acoustic concerts held at the Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California. The anniversary concert special includes performances that span the past 25 years. Performers include Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, David Bowie, Emmylou Harris, Bonnie Raitt, Tom Petty, Paul McCartney, Neil Young and others.

Featured Performances:

  • “Born in the USA” – Bruce Springsteen
  • “Better Man” – Pearl Jam
  •  “Heroes” – David Bowie
  • “Love Hurts” – Emmylou Harris
  • “The Road’s My Middle Name – Bonnie Raitt
  • “Surfin’ USA” – Brian Wilson (with ensemble)
  • “Sense of Purpose” – The Pretenders
  • “Fire & Rain – James Taylor
  • “America” – Simon & Garfunkel
  • “Get Back” – Paul McCartney
  • “Shadow of a Doubt” – Tom Petty
  • “Crime in the City” – Neil Young

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Additional Air Dates: 
Saturday, Aug 11th - 3:30pm
Monday, Aug 13th - 1:00am

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