Lunachicks, Suzi Gardner, Lenny Kaye, Murphy’s Law, Tommy Stinson and Capital Punishment are among the artists slated to take part in Jesse Malin’s annual holiday show. The festivities will be held at Bowery Ballroom in New York City on Dec. 11. Other musicians topping the lineup include The Toilet Boys, Pete Stahl, Robert Gordon, Richard Bacchus, Leah Hennessy, Diane & The Gentle Men, Tish & Snooky, Lynn Von, Tom Clark, Marti Beaut, Sam Hariss, Bob Bert and Heather Litteer.
In a press release shared this morning the reason for the event was indicated, “Jesse Malin will present a very special holiday show to benefit his friend Howie Pyro, a beloved musician, writer, DJ, troublemaker and member of D Generation, The Blessed and Danzig. Howie has been fighting for his life, and is currently in recovery from a liver transplant. The money will help cover his medical and living expenses during the year-long recovery.”