Best Fest, the team behind the Dylan Fest, Stones Fest and Petty Fest concerts, have
teamed with The Harrison Estate to present the first-ever George Fest: A Night to
Celebrate the Music of George Harrison, which will take place on September 28th
at the historic El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles.
The Best Fest house band, the acclaimed Cabin Down Below Band, will be joined by an
impressive and illustrious cast of musicians. Those
confirmed to perform at the first-ever George Fest include Brian Wilson, Norah Jones,
Brandon Flowers & Mark Stoermer (of The Killers), Wayne Coyne & Steven Drozd (of The
Flaming Lips), Ben Harper, Ann Wilson (of Heart), Britt Daniel (of Spoon), "Weird Al"
Yankovic, Nick Valensi (of The Strokes), Dhani Harrison, Ian Astbury, Black Rebel
Motorcycle Club, Butch Walker, Cold War Kids, Karen Elson, Brian Bell (of Weezer),
Big Black Delta, Chase Cohl, Jamestown Revival, Matt Sorum, Ryan Miller (of Guster),
The Black Ryder and Ginnger Shankar. Organizers say to expect more big surprises as
100% of ticket sale proceeds from this show will benefit Sweet Relief, which provides
financial assistance to all types of career musicians who are struggling to make ends
Tickets go on sale tomorrow, September 5 at 10 a.m. PT via AXS.com.