Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band (R) and Chairman of Madison Square Garden James L. Dolan pose for a photo onstage following a press conference to announce that MSG Entertainment will acquire the Beacon Theater on November 15, 2006 at the Beacon Theater (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)
ATLANTA (AP) - The Allman Brothers, Sam Moore, Taj Mahal, Warren Haynes, Eric Church and several others have signed on to pay tribute in concert to Gregg Allman early next year.
"All My Friends: Celebrating the Songs & Voice of Gregg Allman" will be held Jan. 10 at Atlanta's Fox Theatre. The concert will be filmed and released later.
Others on the eclectic list of performers include Natalie Cole, Jackson Browne, John Hiatt, Pat Monahan of Train, Martina McBride, Trace Adkins and John Hiatt. Special guests and more performers will be announced soon. Tickets go on sale Nov. 1 at the Fox Theatre box office.
Don Was will lead an all-star band lined up to help celebrate the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member.