It was officially announced today that Sir Paul and Ringo Starr will headline George Harrison's memorial concert to be held at London's Royal Albert Hall on November 29, the first anniversary of his death. (see September 13) The concert will feature selections from George's music as well as his favorite songs. According to his widow, Olivia Harrison:"The tribute for George will resound, not only within the Albert Hall but hopefully reach the spirit of the man so loved by his friends who will be performing and attending."Tickets go on sale next Friday with prices ranging from £25 to £150. Proceeds from the concert will be donated to George's Material World Charitable Foundation which supports the arts, music, education and people with special needs.
(kindly submitted by PLUGGED correspondent Joan M. Hopkins)
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