Invisible Children, in partnership with Yours Truly, hosted their second annual Holiday Benefit on Monday, December 20 at the Troubadour in LA. The benefit -- which supported Invisible Children's mission to end Africa's longest running war in Uganda -- marked the debut-LA performance from Middle Brother, which includes front men of Deer Tick, the Delta Spirit, and Dawes, along with co-headliner Cass McCombs and support from a stellar lineup of acts that included Mountain Man, Guards, Blake Mills, and a special acoustic Deer Tick set.
View photos from the event here!
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