Commemorative gig takes place in New York next week...

Jeff Buckley‘s birthday on November 17 will be marked by a special show in New York City featuring Beth Orton, Kattell Keineg, Black Beetle (featuring Michael Tighe and Parker Kindred who used to play in Jeff‘s band) and Daniel Harnett and Sandy Bell who also used to play with him.

The show takes place at the Angel Orensanz Foundation Centre for The Arts. There will also be a commemorative photo exhibition by Merri Cyr and an exhibition of memorabilia called Parting Gifts.

There’s also an aution on the same day on Amazon.com selling off the sound system, t-shirts and other items. Proceeds go to Road Recovery, a charity supported by the Estate of the late singer and son of Tim Buckley.