The lineup for the Nov. 17 Billy Ruane Memorial Birthday Bash at the Middle East has been revealed, via mideastclub.com and the event's Facebook page (with both warning us that more acts will be announced leading up to the show). Performing next Wednesday are (in no particular order):
Lady Lamb the Beekeeper (photo above by Glenn French)
Drug Rug Hallelujah the Hills Mary Lou Lord Fred the Donkey Michael Patrick Macdonald (speaking) Peter Wolf Hilken Mancini and Thalia Zedek Chris Brokaw Bill Janovitz (of Buffalo Tom) Pat McGrath with Steven Fredette The Raging Teens Frank Morey Bell and the Bees and more special guests to be announced
Tickets are $10, and proceeds will benefit The Billy Ruane Archives, care of the Mark Sandman Music Project. Doors are at 7pm and it's an 18-plus show.