Mike McCready & Eddie Vedder: Charity Concerts

Photo: Michael Kravetsky

According to consequenceofsound.net, Chad Smith will lead a one-off supergroup called Chad Smith’s Super Mega Funktastic Jam Rock All Stars and featuring Coldplay singer Chris Martin, Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready, Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, and Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan. The event is scheduled to take place at Los Angeles’ Greek Theatre on October 6th, tickets go on sale Friday at 10:00 am local time and all proceeds will benefit Cancer For College.

On October 15th at Navy Pier (Chicago) Eddie Vedder instead  will perform a charity show promoting cureepilepsy.org. Also Nils Lofgren and Miguel Cervantes will be playing with the Pearl Jam singer.