from USA Today

Willie Nelson 90th birthday two-day concert with Chris Stapleton to Snoop Dogg is ‘historic music event’

by Bryan Alexander

Willie Nelson’s Los Angeles 90th birthday celebration is destined for the concert history books.

“Long Story Short: Willie Nelson 90,” the already power-packed two-night event at the Hollywood Bowl on April 29 (Nelson’s actual birthday) and April 30, has blown up to epic proportions with late-breaking additions. 

“This is one of those weekends that people are going to be talking about forever,” musician Lyle Lovett told USA TODAY¬†from the red carpet backstage at the Hollywood Bowl before the concert began Saturday. “I got the word, and I said, just tell me where. I was honored. I flew up from Austin on Southwest and everybody was going to the concert. It was a party.”

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