“Let Us In” Nashville will hold a special benefit concert on Mon., Nov. 7 at the Ryman Auditorium. The concert will benefit The Women and Cancer Fund, which was established in the memory of Linda McCartney.
The “Let Us In” Nashville event will be hosted by actor and musician Jeff Daniels, who will also perform. The concert will feature Sarah Darling, SHeDAISY, Steel Magnolia, Phil Vassar, Ricky Skaggs, Cheyenne Kimball, Juliana Cole, Jordyn Shellhart, Chuck Wicks, Blue Sky Riders and more. Each artist will sing an original version of a Sir Paul McCartney song, as well as songs from their respective catalog.
Performers for the event, along with several other artists who are unable to attend the live show, have contributed their original version of a Sir Paul McCartney song for a benefit album, “Let Us In” Nashville – A Tribute To Linda McCartney. The album will be released Monday, Nov. 21 via Reviver Music and distributed by BDG/RED Distribution. The “Let Us In” Nashville benefit event will also be filmed and recorded for a live DVD release.
Tickets for the event are available now and can be purchased at Ticketmaster.com.
The following artists and songs will comprise the tribute album:
Blue Sky Riders (Kenny Loggins, Georgia Middleman and Gary Burr) – “Junk”
Juliana Cole – “Bluebird”
Jeff Daniels – “Heart Of The Country”
Sarah Darling – “Blackbird”
Tommy Emmanuel – “She’s A Woman”
Nikki Shannon Fernandez – “I Saw Her Standing There”
Cheyenne Kimball – “Mull Of Kintyre”
Samantha Landrum – “Pipes Of Peace”
Timothy B. Schmit, Mark Hudson, Laurence Juber, Denny Seiwell – “Every Night”
Ricky Skaggs – “Listen To What The Man Said”
SHeDAISY – “With A Little Luck”
Jordyn Shellhart – “I Will”
Nancy Siranni – “Calico Skies”
Steel Magnolia – “Maybe I’m Amazed”
Phil Vassar – “Lady Madonna”
Chuck Wicks – “No More Lonely Nights”