To recap: It’s the 20th anniversary of the Jam, and this year the event has expanded to two nights: Friday, Dec. 12 and Saturday, Dec. 13. The Jam happens at the Civic Center, and all proceeds go to Habitat for Humanity. Tickets are $55 per night, plus $1 facility fee. Get more details at the Christmas Jam Web site.
Jam organizers announced today that Led Zeppelin-drummer John Paul Jones will be there, and added Coheed & Cambria, Roosevelt Collier, Karl Denson and Audley Freed to the lineup.
Here are the schedules and performers who’ve been announced so far:
Friday, Dec. 12:
Allman Brothers Band
The Del McCoury Band
The Derek Trucks Band
Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk
Saturday, Dec. 13:
Coheed & Cambria
Michael Franti with Jay Bowman Acoustic
Also appearing — day to be determined:
John Paul Jones
Guests also scheduled to appear:
Col. Bruce Hampton