Alison Krauss, Conor Oberst Added to Emmylou Harris Tribute Concert
Mavis Staples just had a massive tribute concert, and Emmylou Harris is next up on the tribute concert calendar, with The Life & Songs of Emmylou Harris: An All-Star Concert Celebration, which will take place Jan. 10 at the DAR Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C.
Slated to appear are previously announced acts Staples, Kris Kristofferson, Joan Baez, Sheryl Crow and Lucinda Williams, as well as new lineup additions Conor Oberst and Alison Krauss. Harris sang on multiple songs on Oberst’s classic I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning.
Don Was and Buddy Miller will be on hand as directors for the performance, and the concert will be taped for a television or video release at a later date.