NIRVANA bassist Krist Novoselic, LED ZEPPELIN bassist John Paul Jones, pop famous person Pink, HEART guitarist Nancy Wilson, CHIC‘s Nile Rodgers, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE collaborator Alain Johannes and extra have been added to the invoice for the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Live shows, set to happen in September.
Novoselic, Jones, Rodgers, Johannes, 12-year-old drum prodigy Nandi Bushell, FOO FIGHTERS producer Greg Kurstin and comic Chris Rock will be part of FOO FIGHTERS, OASIS‘s Liam Gallagher, RUSH‘s Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson, QUEEN‘s Brian Might and Roger Taylor and others on the London tribute occasion, which can happen at Wembley Stadium on September 3.
On the Los Angeles live performance, which can occur on September 27 on the Kia Discussion board, Pink, LeAnn Rimes, John Paul Jones, Alain Johannes, Nancy Wilson, Krist Novoselic and Greg Kurstin will be part of KISS‘s Gene Simmons, MÖTLEY CRÜE‘s Nikki Sixx, pop famous person Miley Cyrus, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS drummer Chad Smith, RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE drummer Brad Wilk, Joan Jett, Alanis Morissette, THE STRUTS frontman Luke Spiller and others.
Proceeds will profit charities in each the U.Ok. and the U.S. chosen by the Hawkins household.
As one of the revered and beloved figures in fashionable music, Taylor‘s monolithic expertise and magnetic character endeared him to tens of millions of followers, friends, mates and fellow musical legends the world over. Thousands and thousands mourned his premature passing on March 25, with passionate and honest tributes coming from followers in addition to musicians Taylor idolized. The Taylor Hawkins Tribute Live shows will unite a number of of these artists, the Hawkins household and, in fact, his FOO FIGHTERS brothers in celebration of Taylor‘s reminiscence and his legacy as a worldwide rock icon — his bandmates and his inspirations taking part in the songs that he fell in love with, and those he dropped at life.
Hawkins was discovered lifeless on the 4 Seasons Casa Medina lodge in Bogota.
An official explanation for demise for Hawkins hasn’t but been launched. However on March 26, Colombia’s legal professional basic’s workplace launched a preliminary toxicology report, saying that medical experts discovered proof of 10 forms of substances in Hawkins‘s physique, together with opioids, benzodiazepines, marijuana and antidepressants.
Hawkins joined FOO FIGHTERS in 1997. Previous to that, he performed with the Orange County band SYLVIA and was additionally within the backing band for Sass Jordan. He additionally toured with Alanis Morissette as her drummer.
Hawkins was inducted into the Rock And Roll Corridor Of Fame final yr as a member of the FOO FIGHTERS.
Hawkins‘s most up-to-date work with FOO FIGHTERS included final yr’s “Medication At Midnight” album, a set of BEE GEES covers and FOO FIGHTERS‘ horror movie “Studio 666”.