Nils Lofgren previews benefit concert for Tucson shooting victimsPosted: Updated:
TUCSON, Ariz. - Jackson Browne, Alice Cooper, David Crosby and Graham Nash will perform in Tucson, Ariz., to benefit a charitable fund established after the shooting there that killed six people and wounded 13 others.
Other acts at the March 10 concert that Browne and Cooper announced this week include Sam Moore, Nils Lofgren, Keb' Mo', Jerry Riopelle, Dar Williams, Ozomatli and Calexico.
Astronaut Mark Kelly, the husband of wounded U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, plans to speak at the event.
It will benefit the Fund for Civility, Respect, and Understanding. Wounded Giffords aide Ron Barber started the fund to support people affected by the Jan. 8 shooting and to hold events promoting community unity.
Tickets for the event at the Tucson Convention Center are on sale at the center's ticket office and through Ticketmaster.
Danny Zelisko and Nils Lofgren sat down with Scott Pasmore Monday morning to talk about the event.