Portland singer-songwriter David Rovics, George Mann, a former union organizer based in New York, and Eugene’s own banjo master Mark Ross headline the show billed as a “national concert tour of labor and folk songs honoring Joe Hill on the Centenary of his execution.”
Sponsors are AFSCME Local 3214, the Eugene/Springfield Solidarity Network (ESSN), and the Lane County Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW).
Start time is 7:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church of Eugene (1166 Oak St.), http://heartofeugene.org. Cost: sliding scale $10-$15-$20 and “No one turned away for lack of funds.”
To listen to some of David Rovics music, go to http://davidrovics.com/meanwhile-in-afganistan/new-album.php . George Mann’s music is at http://georgemannmusic.com/ . Mark Ross is at http://ofn.uoregon.edu/artist-roster-mark-ross/ .