March 09, 2006 06:35:11 GMT
Springsteen is one of 35 added to the lineup for this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, scheduled April 28-30 and May 5-7
Bruce Springsteen has been added to the line up slated to perform at this year's New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, scheduled over two weekends, April 28-30 and May 5-7. The festival producer said the veteran singer is slated to close out the first weekend.
Springsteen will perform with The Seeger Sessions Band, the musicians who backed him on an upcoming album inspired by folk singer Pete Seeger which is scheduled for an April 25 release date. Among the additional acts announced Wednesday by the festival producer are Etta James, Herbie Hancock, Dave Bartholomew and Warren Haynes.