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Eddie Vedder, Natalie Maines headed to Little Rock for West Memphis Three benefit

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Two of the pop music world's biggest names are headlining a benefit* for the West Memphis Three at the end of the month in Little Rock. Pearl Jam lead singer Eddie Vedder and The Dixie Chicks' Natalie Maines are coming to the Quapaw Quarter United Methodist Church on Saturday, August 28.

On Wednesday, those who're on the WM3 supporter email list will get information on the ticket vendor. If any tickets remain early next week, they'll be made available to the general public.

General admission will be $95 and VIP will be $500.

The church holds just under 700.

A message from a member of Arkansas Take Action: Don't call Quapaw Quarter UMC to ask about tickets. The church doesn't have anything to with ticket sales.

*UPDATE: Though proceeds will go to Arkansas Take Action and the QQUMC, they'll also go to cover expenses. In other words, you won't be able to claim a tax deduction for them.

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