Source: http://www.michaeldorf.com/events

Source: http://www.michaeldorf.com/events

Tuesday night saw a benefit produced by  City Winery owner Michael Dorf at Carnegie Hall. Dozens of musicians took part in a tribute to the Rolling Stones. This tribute concert, benefiting music & arts programs for

Marianne Faithfull

Marianne Faithfull

underprivileged youth brought superstar performers to the stage putting forth their  renditions of all 21 tracks from the band’s classic collected-hits album, “Hot Rocks 1964-1971,” http://www.rollingstones.com/album/hot-rocks-1964-1971.

Christine Ohlman

Christine Ohlman

The program featured Art Garfunkel, Steve Earl, Taj Mahal, Marc Cohn, Glen Hansard, David Johansen, and Jackson Brown. But leave it to the women to raise the roof and  bring people into the aisles dancing ! Marianne Faithfull http://www.mariannefaithfull.org.uk/ performed “As Tears Go By,” which Mick Jagger and Keith Richards wrote for her, and “Sister Morphine,” which she wrote with Jagger. Rosanne Cash did “Gimme Shelter”. Peaches, the Canadian club singer, let go with “Heart of Stone,” and actress Juliette Lewis performed her version of “Satisfaction”.  Angélique Kidjo, “Street Fighting Man,” coaxing the crowd to its feet. Rickie Lee Jones on guitar played “Sympathy for the Devil”. Finally, Ronnie Spector, joined by our good friend Christine Ohlman http://www.christineohlman.net, gave the audiance her all-out rendition of “Time Is on My Side.”