Sturgill Simpson announced a free livestream concert in conjunction with nugs.tv that will take place fro an audience-less Ryman Auditorium inNashville. The show will take place this Friday, June 5 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.
Simpson will be “playing with a host of friends and musicians” at the famed venue including fiddler Stuart Duncan, bassist Mike Bub, mandolinist Sierra Hull, banjo player Scott Vestal, guitarists Tim O’Brien and Mark Howard and drummer Miles Miller. While livestream will be free, viewers are asked to donate to one of three charities picked by Sturgill. Those charities are the Special Forces Foundation, The Equity Alliance and Musicares COVID-19 Relief Fund.
Watch Sturgill Simpson’s Ryman Auditorium livestream benefit concert below.