Eric Clapton shared that the Rolling Stones’ Ronnie Wood and Aerosmith’s Joe Perry have been added to the upcoming Jeff Beck Tribute concerts, taking place May 22 and 23 at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Clapton posted on social media, “TRIBUTE TO JEFF BECK BY ERIC CLAPTON & FRIENDS ADDS RONNIE WOOD OF THE ORIGINAL JEFF BECK BAND AND JOE PERRY! The SOLD OUT concerts will take place at the Royal Albert Hall on the evenings of 22nd and 23rd May 2023 … The list of artists appearing will be finalised nearer the date of the performances, but artists who have already indicated their wish to be a part of the tribute to Jeff Beck, most of whom are expected to take part in both concerts, are: Doyle Bramhall, Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr, Johnny Depp, Billy F Gibbons, Imelda May, John McLaughlin, Joe Perry, Robert Randolph, Olivia Safe, Rod Stewart, Joss Stone, Tedeschi Trucks Band, and Ronnie Wood”.
The two upcoming London shows are sold out. All proceeds from each will be donated to Folly Wildlife Rescue in Kent, U.K., in support of Beck’s dedication to environmental causes.
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