Marathon Show Lineup: Taylor, Aerosmith, New Kids
Aerosmith, James Taylor, and Jimmy Buffett are among the scheduled performers for a Boston Marathon benefit concert May 30.
The show, at the TD Garden, will benefit One Fund — the collection of donations that will be distributed to the survivors of the April 15 bombings and the families of those killed in the attack.
Other confirmed acts include Jason Aldean, Boston, Extreme, Godsmack, The J. Geils Band, Carole King, and New Kids on the Block. Donnie Wahlberg of New Kids on the Block said that like other native Bostonians he and his bandmates are honored to do their part.
Aerosmith is coming back from Singapore to participate in the concert. “Boston’s gonna (expletive) rock that night!” NKOTB’s Donnie Wahlberg said during the news conference to announced the show.
Comedians Dane Cook and Steven Wright also are in the lineup.
Tickets range from $35 to $285. They go on sale Monday.