On June 11, Bonnie Raitt, Sturgill Simpson, Bill Murray, Brandi Carlile, Jason Isbell and more will pay tribute to the late, great John Prine at Picture Show: A Tribute Celebrating John Prine.
Additional participants include Courtney Marie Andrews, Dan Auerbach, Kevin Bacon, Brené Brown, Eric Church, Dave Cobb, Stephen Colbert, Peter Cooper, Iris DeMent, John Dickerson, Mitchell Drosin, David Ferguson, Vince Gill, Jeremy Ivey, Jim James, Pat McLaughlin, Kacey Musgraves, Margo Price, Fiona Whelan Prine, Jack Prine, Tommy Prine, The Secret Sisters, Kyra Sedgwick, Amanda Shires, Todd Snider, Billy Bob Thornton, Kurt Vile, Kelsey Waldon, Sara Watkins, Jody Whelan, John Paul White, Rita Wilson and members of Prine’s band – Kenneth Blevins, David Jacques, Fats Kaplin and Jason Wilber.
According to a press release, “the tribute will feature family and friends sharing memories and songs while raising money for several charitable organizations including NAMI (the National Alliance on Mental Illness) and Alive, whose Grief Center is providing free counseling sessions to anyone in Middle Tennessee who has had a family member die of COVID-19.”
Prine passed away on Apr. 7 at the age of 73. He was hospitalized in late March with COVID-19 symptoms. Read Relix’ full obituary here.