|A Tribute To Nico
||[Oct. 3rd, 2008|12:25 am]
The velvet underground's trashy fans
John Cale is leading a tribute titled Life Along The Border: A Tribute To Nico which will be held on Saturday 11 October at the Southbank Centre, London. Acts confirmed are as follows:
- Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly
- The Fiery Furnaces
- James Dean Bradfield (Manic Street Preachers)
- Nick Franglen
- Lisa Gerrard (Dead Can Dance)
- Liz Green
- Natasha Khan
- Mark Lanegan
- Mark Linkous (Sparklehorse)
- Peter Murphy (Bauhaus)
More names to be announced.
» southbankcentre.co.uk | Ticket Office: 0871 663 2500
I think that it is very fitting that John Cale is involved with this as he helped Nico on her way to being an established artist. Also Peter Murphy from Bauhaus knew Nico and worked with her.
I just wish I could go but only found out and so can't afford it.
So I bought these boots instead to pay homage: