Warren Haynes Announces New Release Feat. Dave Grohl, Eric Church, more

Article Contributed by jbleicher.com | Published on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Acclaimed musician Warren Haynes has unveiled a dynamic and historic multi-CD/DVD/vinyl set, The Benefit Concert Volume 20. Out December 8th via Evil Teen Records/Mascot Label Group, the anticipated collection features electrifying performances from icons like Dave Grohl, Eric Church, Joe Bonamassa, Jim James, Gov’t Mule, Grace Potter, and Mike Gordon, among many others, recorded live at Haynes’ 30th annual Christmas Jam on December 7 and 8, 2018 in Asheville, North Carolina. The set paints a vivid tapestry of live music, characterized by spontaneous collaborations, raw energy, and a palpable mutual respect among the artists. For more information and to pre-order, visit https://lnk.to/warrenhaynes.
The Benefit Concert Volume 20 is enriched with iconic performances, such as the hypnotic "Gold Dust Woman,” originally by Fleetwood Mac, now reimagined in a stirring collaboration featuring Warren Haynes, the versatile Grace Potter, and My Morning Jacket's Jim James. Fans of the Foo Fighters will find themselves enthralled by Dave Grohl and Haynes' acoustic jam-infused renditions of massive hits "Times Like These" and "Everlong,” along with the only live recording of Grohl’s epic instrumental song “Play,” which made its 45-minute live debut at the Jam that night. Country music enthusiasts will revel in Eric Church's evocative performances of the Allman Brothers' "Ain’t Wastin’ Time No More" and his own hit, "Record Year." Meanwhile, the electrifying "Spanish Boots" showcases the unparalleled guitar prowess of Joe Bonamassa, a 26x #1 selling blues guitar sensation.
Other featured artists on the set include Marco Benevento, Jamey Johnson, Edwin McCain, Kevn Kinney, Tyler Ramsey, Scott Murawski, and Ron Holloway, along with Machan Taylor, Mini Carlsson, Mike Barnes, and Ray Sisk sitting in with Gov’t Mule and solo performances from Haynes. The Benefit Concert Volume 20 will be available physically on four different double vinyl volumes (in different colors: purple, orange, blue, red), 2-CD + DVD set, and 3-CD + 2 Blu-ray set, along with a digital-only format. Bundles are also available now to pre-order.