Keith Richards, Donald Fagen, Warren Haynes, Many More Highlight Love Rocks NYC Benefit [Photos/Videos]

first_imgLoad remaining images On Thursday evening, a truly head-spinning collection of artists and entertainers came together for the second edition of Love Rocks NYC at the historic Beacon Theatre, presented by designer John Varvatos and real estate broker Greg Williamson. The benefit show raised money for the New York charity God’s Love We Deliver, which provides meals and nutrition counseling for people with severe illnesses.The evening was anchored by the talented Love Rocks house band, led by bassist and musical director Will Lee along with Paul Shaffer (keys), Eric Krasno (guitar), Larry Campbell (guitar), Jeff Young (keys), Steve Gadd (drums), and Shawn Pelton (drums). Throughout the night, more than 25 big-name guest musicians joined the Love Rocks band, playing their own songs as well as covers of other legendary artists. The list of guest performers for Love Rocks NYC 2018 included Keith Richards (Rolling Stones), Donald Fagen (Steely Dan), Warren Haynes (Gov’t Mule), Norah Jones, Emmylou Harris, Billy Gibbons (ZZ Top), Gary Clark Jr., Ziggy Marley, Trombone Shorty, Ivan Neville, Lucinda Williams, Doyle Bramhall II, Anthony Hamilton, Patty Smyth, Allen Stone, Jimmie Vaughan, Andra Day and many, many more. Other entertainers included Bill Murray, Whoopi Goldberg, and John McEnroe.Below, you can watch an assortment of video highlights below via YouTube user sgibson818. For a full list of videos, head to his account page.Keith Richards, Gary Clark Jr., Steve Jordan, Ivan Neville – “Happy”Ann Wilson – “Barracuda”Warren Haynes – “Melissa” (Allman Brothers Band)Warren Haynes – “She Came In Through The Bathroom Window” (The Beatles) Mavis Staples, Amy Helm, Jimmy Vivino, Donald Fagen – “The Weight” (The Band)Ziggy Marley – “True To Myself”Gary Clark Jr. – “Bright Lights”Billy F. Gibbons, Jimmie Vaughan, Gary Clark Jr., Doyle Bramhall II – “Pride and Joy” (Stevie Ray Vaughan) –Everyone – “One Love” (Bob Marley) –  Love Rocks NYCFor more information about God’s Love We Deliver or Love Rocks NYC, head here.See below for a full gallery, courtesy of photographer Bob Schultz.Love Rocks NYC | Beacon Theatre | Photos by Bob Schultzlast_img

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