Send to Friend

Story from Country Music News and Entertainment - CountryHound

%message %body

Alison Krauss To Perform In ā€œHelp Haiti Liveā€ Concert Event

Alison Krauss and Union Station, featuring Jerry Douglas, recently announced their involvement with Compassion International and their multi-city concert, Help Haiti Live.
One month following the 7.1 earthquake that struck Haiti, an all-star cast of musicians is gathering for Help Haiti Live, a two-city concert event taking place on Feb. 27 to benefit Compassion International's Haiti disaster relief fund. The concerts are sponsored by Gaylord Entertainment Company and will be streamed live at
Krauss and Union Station, featuring Jerry Douglas, Amy Grant, Big Kenny, Mat Kearney, Jars Of Clay, Rebecca St. James, NEEDTOBREATHE, Brandon Heath and a to-be-announced special headliner will participate in two concert events, live from Los Angeles at the historic Wiltern Theater and at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium. All talent and production fees have been donated, along with streaming services from, allowing proceeds to go towards Compassion's disaster relief fund.
Tickets for each event will range in price from $25 - $75 and can be purchased beginning Monday, Feb. 15 at 10 a.m. CST at and all Ticketmaster locations, by calling (800) 745-3000, through The Ryman box office or, and through Live Nation for The Wiltern.

All proceeds from will go to Compassion International’s Haiti disaster relief fund. All money raised in response to the Haiti earthquake will be used immediately to re-equip Compassion’s local support structure and to provide for the immediate needs of Compassion-assisted children and families.