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Knitting Factory Celebrates 20th Anniversary With Benefit

Michael Dorf, the founder and former CEO of New York City venue the Knitting Factory, announced plans to hold a 20th anniversary concert to benefit the Stone, a non-profit performance space in Manhattan’s Lower East Side, founded by experimental maverick and Tzadik label owner John Zorn.

Artists scheduled to participate in the performance include Zorn, experimental performance artist Laurie Anderson, Blue Note artist and clarinetist Don Byron, sax giant Joe Lovano, former Velvet Underground member Lou Reed, guitar explorers Lee Ranaldo and Marc Ribot, and groove-funk favorites Medeski, Martin & Wood.

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