The Hoboken Relief Fund, which organized an online fundraiser on May 16, will present another one, titled the Hoboken Relief Fund Music Festival, June 25 at 7 p.m.
Participants will include Marshall Crenshaw, Jim Babjak of The Smithereens, Glenn Mercer of The Feelies, Julio Fernandez of Spyro Gyra, Frankie Morales of the Tito Puente Orchestra, Freedy Johnston, Rebecca Turner, Graham Maby of the Joe Jackson Band, Joe Taino, N’Kenge of “Motown: The Musical,” Maxima Alerta, Mary Lee Kortes and Todd “Todd-o-Phonic Todd” Abramson.
(June 17 Update: Yo La Tengo has been added to the lineup as well.)
The fund raises money to be distributed to Hoboken-based small businesses and individuals affected by the coronavirus crisis. Donations can be made at hobokenrelieffund.com.
According to a message on the site, about $325,000 has been raised so far.
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