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Butch Baldassari Benefit Concert - Chattanooga, Tennessee

By Mandolin Cafe
July 11, 2008 - 8:30 am

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Butch Baldassari

Butch Baldassari

Chattanooga, Tenn. — A benefit concert for Butch Baldassari will be held at the Barking Legs Theater in Chattanooga on August 2, 2008.

A performer who has appeared in the theater several times over the years, Baldassari has been engaged in an ongoing battle with an inoperable brain tumor for over a year.

Concert organizers are still finalizing performers but have confirmed appearances by Norman Blake, fiddle great Barbara Lamb, Fletcher Bright & The Dismembered Tennesseans, and Lou Wamp & Swing Shift. Additional performers are expected to be announced in the next few days and will be added to this news release as they are made available.

Tickets are $20 in advance and at the door. Barking Legs Theater is located at 1307 Dodds Ave., Chattanooga, Tennessee at the base of Missionary Ridge.

Click red map pin for driving directions to Barking Legs Theater, 1307 Dodds Ave., Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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