Mick Fleetwood announces all-star tribute to Fleetwood Mac’s Peter Green
Founding member of Fleetwood Mac, Mick Fleetwood has announced that he will be organising an all-star tribute night for founding member of the legendary band, Peter Green.
The show, set to take place at the London Palladium in February 25th 2020. The event will see Aerosmith‘s Steven Tyler, Pink Floyd‘s David Gilmour, ZZ Top‘s Billy Gibbons and Christine McVie all take to the stage to pay tribute to the musician.
Other artists set to appear are Jonny Lang, Andy Fairweather Low, John Mayall, Zak Starkey, Steven Tyler, Bill Wyman and more. With legendary producer Gly Johns taking the wheel of the sound, Fleetwood plus Andy Fairweather Low, Dave Bronze, and Ricky Peterson will take on house band duties.
Tickets go on pre-sale on Wednesday, November 13th at 10 am. Tickets go on general sale on Friday, November 15th.
Mick Fleetwood, organiser and long term friend of Green said, “The concert is a celebration of those early blues days where we all began, and it’s important to recognize the profound impact Peter and the early Fleetwood Mac had on the world of music.
“Peter was my greatest mentor and it gives me such joy to pay tribute to his incredible talent. I am honoured to be sharing the stage with some of the many artists Peter has inspired over the years and who share my great respect for this remarkable musician. ‘Then Play On’…”
Having formed the band in 1967, Green left the band in 1970 but was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.