Michael Jackson tribute concert set for October; Winehouse funeral held in London; Ted Leo to play benefit show in D.C.


A Michael Jackson tribute concert is the subject of controversy before any details even emerge. (REUTERS/Havakuk Levison)

- Amy Winehouse’s friends and family held a private funeral for the late pop star Tuesday in London. Kelly Osbourne and producer Mark Ronson were among the famous friends in attendance.

- Ted Leo is a great rock-and-roller and a great man. There can be no debate about this. His fall tour will bring him to D.C. — no surprise there. But this show will be special, a benefit for National Day Laborer Organizing Network and We Are Family DC, sponsored by Positive Force DC. The show will be at Sacred Heart Church on Nov. 12 — here’s all the info you need.

- Young Jeezy’s Monday night concert in New York celebrating the sixth anniversary (we celebrate that now?) of “Thug Motivation 101” featured guest spots from Jay-Z, Kanye West, Bun B and more. We have a feeling the A-list starts won’t be present when Jeezy plays Fur on Aug. 5. Not that he needs the help.

Clicky shuffle: Your random song for Tuesday morning:

- Beck, “Hollow Log”

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