Trey keeps popping up all over the benefit and memorium scene…the latest out of the Bad Lieutenant’s camp: He’ll join and friends at the 17th Annual in Asheville, North Carolina. The lineup looks pretty sweet:

Presents: The 17th Annual on Saturday December 17, 2005 at the Asheville Civic Center in Asheville, NC. The initial list of performers is , Gov’t Mule, Electric , Ray LaMontagne, John , , , Jon and Paterson Hood and from The Drive By Truckers. More additions will be made during the coming weeks. Tickets will go on-sale through -Mas Jam Ticketing on Friday November 4th and through and The Civic Center Box Office (no service charge) on Friday November 18th. [PT, Greenhaus]

Here’s a review of last year’s Christmas Jam and a link to the official website (which doesn’t give any info).