Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Party at MSG (Springsteen, Vedder, Mellencamp, + Many Others) | Presale Starts Monday

Pete Seeger

This is the same day as the “Dark Was The Night” show, that’s a lot of firepower in NYC at one time.

The Clearwater Concert: Creating the Next Generation of Environmental Leaders, a star-studded, one night only benefit concert event celebrating Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday, will be held on Sunday, May 3 at Madison Square Garden.

The concert will feature over 40 artists representing a wide variety of musical genres and generations, including Joan Baez, Ben Harper, Ani DiFranco, Dave Matthews, Michael Franti, Emmylou Harris, Juanes, John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen, Tao Rodriguez-Seeger, Taj Mahal, Eddie Vedder, and Keller Williams.*

American Express cardmembers have access to a limited number of advance tickets Monday, March 23 at 9AM – Sunday, March 29 at 9PM, before they go on sale to the general public on Monday, March 30 at 9AM.

Click here to purchase your tickets.

Full artist lineup after the jump.

Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Party at MSG: May 3, 2009
Pete Seeger
Richie Havens
Bruce Springsteen
Steve Earle
Dave Matthews
Taj Mahal
Eddie Vedder
Tom Morello (Rage Against the Machine)
John Mellencamp
Warren Haynes
Abigail Washburn & the Sparrow Quartet
Ani DiFranco
Bernice Johnson Reagon
Arlo Guthrie
Dar Williams
Bela Fleck
Guy Davis
Ben Bridwell (Band of Horses)
Jay Ungar & Molly Mason
Ben Harper
Kate & Anna McGarrigle
Billy Bragg
Larry Long
Billy Nershi (String Cheese Incident)
Mike & Ruthy Merenda
Bruce Cockburn
Native American Indian Cultural Alliance
Emmylou Harris
NYC Labor Chorus
Joan Baez
Scarlett Lee Moore
Keller Williams
Silvio Rodriguez
Kris Kristofferson
Tao Rodriguez-Seeger
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Tom Chapin
Michael Franti
Tom Paxton
Patterson Hood (Drive-By Truckers)
Tommy Sands
Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Del McCoury
Tony Trischka
Ramblin’ Jack Elliott
Toshi Reagon
*artist lineup subject to change


  1. Please add to this list and verify with Clearwater if necessary:

    Buffy St. Marie
    R. Carolos Nakaii
    Bill Miller
    Joseph Fire Crow
    Joanne Shenandoah
    Victorio Roland Moussa

  2. Anne Petrovich says:

    Is there a video of Pete Seeger’s 90th birthday party for purchase? I live in Fresno, CA, and Pete is one of my all time heroes!
    Anne Petrovich

  3. I performed at MSG… “Our plight shall be heard… and seen… Victorio Roland Mousaa (NAICA)

  4. Pat Hughes says:

    I also would like to find a video of Pete Seeger’s 90th birthday party for purchase?

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