On November 22, 2020, Mike McCready with The Black Tones will join Songs of Hope: A Benefit for Musicians’ Health.
The Songs of Hope benefit concert for musicians’ health will showcase artistic videos with dynamic pairings of local musicians performing a selected song that brings them hope and joy.
Dave Matthews with Tomo Nakayama
Mike McCready of Pearl Jam with The Black Tones
Chong the Nomad with Chris Ballew
The Head and the Heart, Allen Stone & Whitney Mongé
Duff McKagan with Shaina Shepherd
Ayron Jones, Cameron Lavi-Jones & Lupe Flores
Stephanie Anne Johnson with The Copper Trees
and more many more
The day before, Mike McCready will speak at Rock the Night fundraiser – more info are available here.
Meanwhile, you can check out our Live Session with The Black Tones below.
Born in Reggio Emilia in 1980. He created pearljamonline.it in 2001 and wrote the first edition of “Pearl Jam Evolution” in 2009 along with his wife Daria. Since 2022, he is behind 2 podcasts: “Pearl Jam dalla A alla Z” and “Fuori Orario Not Another Podcast”. He has collaborated with Barracuda Style, HvsR, Rolling Stone, Rockol and Il Fatto Quotidiano.
He continues relentlessly to try to find “beautiful melodies that say terrible things”.
Favorite song: Present Tense
Favorite album: No Code
Favorite bands/artists other than PJ: Tom Waits, Soundgarden, Ramones, Springsteen, IDLES, Fontaines D.C., The Murder Capital, Mark Lanegan, Cat Power, R.E.M.