Bob Dylan 80th birthday virtual tribute announced

Outpost in the Burbs Presents “May Your Song Always Be Sung”

Montclair, NJ-based concert presenter and non-profit organization Outpost in the Burbs will present “May Your Song Always Be Sung,” a tribute to the music of Bob Dylan on Thursday, May 20th at 8 pm ET. This virtual benefit concert, hosted by WFUV New York DJ Paul Cavalconte, will feature a multitude of musicians performing songs by the legendary artist who will turn 80 on May 24th. All proceeds from this concert will benefit The Human Needs Food Pantry in Montclair, New Jersey, as part of the Outpost’s ongoing “Music For Meals” outreach program.

The line-up for the virtual live-stream presentation will feature performances by Richard Barone, Bill Frisell, Jeffrey Gaines, Amy Helm, Robyn Hitchcock, Lucy Kaplansky, The Kennedys, Mary Lee Kortes, Bettye LaVette, Nils Lofgren, Low Cut Connie, James Maddock, Willie Nile, Zara Phillips, Emma Swift, Richard Thompson and Dan Wilson.

“May Your Song Always Be Sung” premieres on the Outpost in the Burbs Facebook page and YouTube channel on May 20th at 8 pm ET, and will be available for a limited time for free on-demand streaming. All viewers are invited to make donations to Human Needs Food Pantry via the Outpost link, in addition to supporting the participating artists via their respective websites.

Outpost in the Burbs is an all-volunteer not-for-profit outreach organization in Montclair, New Jersey dedicated to building community through music, service, and cultural events.

The Human Needs Food Pantry is a not-for-profit organization located in Montclair, which provides food, clothing, and other services to people in need who live in Montclair and neighboring communities in Essex County, New Jersey.

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