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Aerosmith, James Taylor, NKOTB to play ‘Boston Strong’ benefit

Some of the biggest names in Boston music and beyond have signed on to perform at “Boston Strong: An Evening of Support and Celebration” at the TD Garden on May 30.

Aerosmith, James Taylor, Boston, New Kids on the Block, the J. Geils Band, Godsmack, Extreme, Steven Wright, Dane Cook, Jason Aldean, Jimmy Buffett, and Carole King will all play the show, whose net ticket proceeds will benefit The One Fund Boston, set up by Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino to help the people most affected by the Boston marathon bombings on April 15. More artists are expected to be added to the line-up in the coming days.

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