James Taylor, who lives in the Berkshires, will headline the Eastern regional inaugural ball that includes Massachusetts residents.
President-elect Barack Obama's inaugural committee announced this afternoon that Liquid Pleasure with Kenny Mann will join Taylor at the Tuesday night ball.
The list of other entertainers announced for the balls is below:
President Obama Home States Ball
Don Cagen Orchestra
Vice President Biden Home States Ball
James Gerard Orchestra
Fabulous Motown Revue
Party on the Moon
Liquid Pleasure with Kenny Mann
The Derek Trucks Band with Susan Tedeschi
Wil Gravatt Band
Sunday, January 18
Finance Welcome Brunch
Dartmouth Gospel Choir
Monday, January 19
Bi-Partisan Dinner at Union Station, Honoring Vice President-elect Joe Biden
Bi-Partisan Dinner at the National Building Museum, Honoring General Colin Powell
Bi-Partisan Dinner at the Hilton Washington, Honoring Senator John McCain
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