The benefit concerts and celebrity events continue for Katrina victims. A rundown:
* The Roots will hold a benefit concert Friday in Philadelphia. Also performing will be Jill Scott, TV on the Radio, Deerhoof and New Orleans's TBC Brass Band. Proceeds will go to the NAACP's hurricane relief effort and the TBC Brass Band, who were left homeless.
* Filmmaker and actor Kevin Smith is holding an online auction on his Web site, www.ViewAskew.com, ending Friday, with items including a walk-on role in his upcoming movie, "Clerks 2: The Passion of the Clerks."
* Jazz at Lincoln Center will host a benefit concert Saturday in New York, airing live on PBS. Participants will include Wynton Marsalis, Bill Cosby, Elvis Costello, Robert De Niro, Paul Simon and Bette Midler. Lawrence Fishburne will host, and a CD of the concert will be later released.
* Rapper David Banner, through his Heal the Hood foundation, will hold a benefit concert Saturday in Atlanta featuring guest appearances/performances by T.I., Nelly and Twista.
* Bishop T.D. Jakes and Kirk Franklin will host a benefit gospel concert Saturday in Dallas.
* Meat Loaf will donate all proceeds from a concert Saturday in Savannah, Ga., to the Red Cross.
* Jazz musicians in New York are raising money for the Red Cross with shows in clubs throughout the city, running until Sunday.
* Dashboard Confessional will play three benefit concerts Sept. 18-20 in Toronto, Chicago and Sayreville, N.J.
* Madison Square Garden will host a "From the Big Apple to the Big Easy" benefit concert Tuesday in New York. The lineup includes Elton John, Rod Stewart, Jimmy Buffett, Bette Midler, Lenny Kravitz and Fats Domino. The concert will extend across town to Radio City Music Hall, where Dave Matthews, Tom Waits, Trey Anastacio, John Mayer and others will perform.
* Death Cab for Cutie will play a benefit concert in Seattle on Sept. 21.
* Chefs for Humanity, an organization created by the Food Network's "Iron Chef" Cat Cora, is holding an eBay auction, which ends Sept. 21, to raise money for UNICEF's Katrina relief fund.
* "Gospel Angels," a live concert from Atlanta, will air Sept. 22 (8 p.m. EDT) on the Gospel Music Channel and Paxson Communications' i network. The show also will include performances from hurricane shelters.
* The New Yorker will host "Parting the Waters," a Sept. 24 benefit in New York featuring music and readings inspired by the artistic culture of the Bayou. Participants include Lou Reed, Woody Allen, Elvis Costello, Kevin Kline and Toni Morrison.
* Film critics Roger Ebert and Richard Roeper will host a preview screening of "Walk the Line" in Chicago Sept. 25. With tickets $100 each, all proceeds will go to the Red Cross.
* Harry Connick Jr. and Branford Marsalis will perform with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra on Sept. 29 in Detroit. Connick and Marsalis, both Habitat for Humanity honorary chairs, will donate all proceeds to Operation Home Delivery, Habitat's long-term Gulf Coast rebuilding plan.
* CMT will host a benefit concert Oct. 1 (8 p.m. EDT) with participants to include George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, Willie Nelson and Martina McBride. Taking place at Reliant Stadium in Houston, the "One Country" concert will be shown live on the country music network.