“Bridge School Benefit Concerts: 25th Anniversary Edition” Trailer [VIDEO]
If you ever wanted to do something for charity, this is an excellent one to reach out and help. Plus you get some sweet acoustic performances from some of rock's biggest names ever! Coming on October 24th is The Bridge School Benefit Concerts: 25th Anniversary Edition collection available on both three DVD and two CD sets.
The Bridge School, which was co-founded by Neil Young's wife Pegi, works to help children with physical and speech impairments through alternate methods of communication, including music therapy. The annual two-day concert began in 1986 and every October features legendary musicians performing acoustically to benefit the school.
Here's the tracklist with some pretty sweet songs on it.
"Born In The U.S.A." - Bruce Springsteen
"People Have The Power" - Patti Smith
"Better Man" - Pearl Jam
"Heroes" - David Bowie
"The Will Be A Light" - Ben Harper
"Girl From The North Country" - Bob Dylan
"Country Feedback" - R.E.M.
"Love Hurts" - Emmylou Harris & Buddy Miller
"Blue Ridge Mountains" - Fleet Foxes
"At The Hop" - Devendra Banhart
"The Road Is My Middle Name" - Bonnie Raitt
"Rebel Yell" - Billy Idol
"Surfin' U.S.A." - Brian Wilson
"The Way It Will Be" - Gillian Welch
"Sense Of Purpose" - The Pretenders
"Fire And Rain" - James Taylor
"America" - Simon & Garfunkel
"Shadow Of A Doubt" - Tom Petty
"Too Much" - Dave Matthews
"Crime In The City" - Neil Young
"16 Shells From A Thirty-Ought Six" - Tom Waits
"A Dream Come True" - Elton John & Leon Russell
"Get Back" - Paul McCartney
"Disposable Heroes" - Metallica
"Won't Get Fooled Again" - The Who
Disc 3 (Bridge School Documentaries)
Watch the trailer.