LouFest Enlists Members of The Roots, Cage the Elephant, Spoon, Dave Matthews Band for Chuck Berry Tribute
September 06, 2017
St. Louis will honor one of its most famous musicians with a tribute to the late Chuck Berry at LouFest this weekend, September 9.
Among those participating will be The Roots' Captain Kirk Douglas as well as Huey Lewis, Spoon's Britt Daniel, Cage the Elephant's Matt Shultz and Nick Bockrath, Dave Matthews Band's Rashawn Ross, Cory Henry, Valerie June, Eric Krasno, Pokey LaFarge, Bryan Greenberg and Chris Chew along with the St. Louis All-Stars who will pay homage to the legendary guitarist.
Berry died on March 18 after he was found unresponsive in his home. He was 90 years old. A funeral was held at the nearby The Pageant in St. Louis.