Veteran Christy Moore and newcomer Damien Rice will headline a fund-raising concert in Dublin in support of the Irish Anti-War Movement (IAWM).

Veteran Christy Moore and newcomer Damien Rice will headline a fund-raising concert in Dublin in support of the Irish Anti-War Movement (IAWM).

The June 19 show, dubbed "When Bush Comes To Shove," will take place at Dublin's Point Theater. Other Irish acts will perform, including Mary Black, traditional folk ensemble Kila and power trio the Revs.

"As well as an important political event, this will be a great musical event in the great tradition of anti-war and protest music," says IAWM head Richard Boyd Barrett, the concert's organizer, in a statement.

Proceeds from the concert will help fund the IAWM's mass protests, which are planned to coincide with U.S. president George W. Bush's visit to Ireland next month. The organization will stage a street protest in Dublin on June 25 and another at Dromoland Castle in County Clare on June 26.

Last year, 100,000 people attended an IAWM-organized anti-war march in Dublin prior to the United States' invasion of Iraq.

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