Event might be November 13th at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, NC
The Avett Brothers will headline “Concert for Hurricane Florence Relief” at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, NC on Tuesday, November 13th. Future Islands and Valient Thorr, each illustrious bands with connections to jap North Carolina, will carry out within the profit present.
Tickets go on sale on Friday, October 12th on-line and by telephone at 800-DIAL-ECU (800-342-5328). Lower stage seating is $75 with higher stage reserved areas operating $65. Proceeds from the live performance will fully be donated again to the resilient individuals and organizations contributing to Hurricane Florence Relief efforts.
“We are honored by the chance to contribute to our mates and neighbors affected by Hurricane Florence,” states the duo’s Seth Avett. “We hope this efficiency not solely offers some monetary aid for victims the storm, but in addition is an event to have fun the resilience the individuals North Carolina. We can’t wait to return to the jap half the state!”
The band is made up two brothers, Scott Avett (ECU Alumnus) and Seth Avett, who play the banjo and guitar respectively, and Bob Crawford who performs bass. The different members the band embrace Joe Kwon on cello, Bonnie Avett Rini on piano and Mike Marsh on drums.
“It’s an honor to have the ability to contribute our services and the abilities our workers to assist elevate funds for Hurricane Florence victims,” says ECU Chancellor Cecil Staton. “We are so grateful to The Avett Brothers for his or her willingness to do that for our area the state. We are significantly proud to be welcoming one our personal, Scott Avett and different ECU Alumni, again to campus. We are proud Scott’s unbelievable profession and accomplishments and gratified he and others are keen to do that present at ECU for hurricane aid efforts.”
This previous yr has been historic for The Avett Brothers as they launched their critically acclaimed documentary May It Last: A Portrait The Avett Brothers, which was co-directed by Judd Apatow Doc & Darryl, Knocked Up, The 40-Year-Old Virgin] and Michael Bonfiglio My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman, Jerry Before Seinfeld]. The movie adopted the band as they wrote their Grammy nominated album True Sadness. The movie was launched theatrically and debuted on HBO on January 29th. In help the movie the band appeared on NBC’s The Tonight Show Starting Jimmy Fallon, Today Show, and SiriusXM.
The Avett Brothers’ album, True Sadness American Recordings/Republic Records], achieved the group’s highest profession debut so far and dominated a number of charts, arriving at No. 1 on Billboard’s Top Albums Chart, No. 1 Top Rock Albums Chart, No. 1 on the Digital Albums Chart and No. three on Billboard’s Top 200 Chart. The album was additionally nominated for Best Americana Album and Best American Roots Performance for “Ain’t No Man” by the 2017 Grammy Awards.
The “Concert for Hurricane Florence Relief” is organized by Inner Banks Media, East Carolina University, The City Greenville, and Uptown Greenville.