PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Musicians with Philadelphia roots are coming together to support local artists. CBS3’s Jessica Kartalja spoke with a popular musician who’s bringing his special sauce to this virtual event.
Garret Dutton, or G. Love as we know him, is lending his talent to showcase Philadelphia’s unique musical culture.READ MORE: 4 People Shot In Drive-By Shooting In Philadelphia's Hunting Park Section, Police Say
The three-day virtual event is called Love From Philly and features dozens of artists with ties to Philadelphia.
The online event runs from May 1 to 3, with all proceeds from the festival going toward grants for Philly musicians and those in the music industry.READ MORE: Frustrated Over Gun Violence, West Philadelphia Neighbors Create Watch Group
G. Love has been very busy hosting online shows and benefits for several local organizations.
Tonight at 8 p.m., G. Love is doing a show on his social media channels where a portion of the donations will go to the Philadelphia Fillmore.MORE NEWS: Wayne Restaurant Owners Receive Anti-Semitic Comments, Threats For Requiring Customers To Show Proof Of Vaccination
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