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COPY-Expanded lineup announced for Farm Aid

Associated Press - July 21, 2009 10:44 AM ET

ST. LOUIS (AP) - More musicians have signed on to play at Farm Aid, the concert to benefit farm families that will be held this fall in suburban St. Louis.

Concert organizers said Tuesday that Wilco, Jason Mraz (muh-RAZ'), Jamey Johnson and Phosphorescent have been added to the lineup for the all-day music and food festival.

Farm Aid board members Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp and Dave Matthews previously announced their plans to play at the Oct. 4 event at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights.

Tickets for the general public go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday and range in price from $39 for the lawn to $169 for premium seats.

On the Net:

Farm Aid tickets: http://www.livenation.com

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