Krauss, Haggard Set for Les Paul Tribute

Alison Krauss and Merle Haggard will join Aerosmith’s Joe Perry and several other prominent rock guitarists in Los Angeles for a tribute to electric guitar pioneer Les Paul. The Feb. 7 show at the Gibson Amphitheatre is being billed as Les Paul & Friends: 90th Birthday Salute. Also performing are guitarists Steve Lukather (Toto), Neal Schon (Journey) and Joe Satriani, keyboardist Edgar Winter and drummers Kenny Aronoff and Vinnie Colaiuta. The concert raises money for A Place Called Home, which provides assistance to at-risk youth.