Published Dec 11, 2015Last September, an impressive array of artists came together to celebrate the life and work of George Harrison with a tribute concert at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles. Now, that tribute is getting released as a concert film with an accompanying album.
George Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of George Harrison will be released on February 26 through Hot/Vagrant. It will be treated to four different formats, arriving as two-CD set with a DVD, a two-CD set with a Blu-Ray, a three-LP collection, and as a digital download.
The star-studded lineup featured performances from the likes of Brian Wilson, Norah Jones, the Flaming Lips, Weird Al Yankovic and Conan O'Brien, as well as members of Spoon, the Strokes, the Killers, the Cult and Weezer. Harrison's son Dhani Harrison also makes a number of appearances.
You can see the impressive roster of guests by taking a look at the full tracklisting below. Beyond that, watch a trailer for the upcoming album and film, and hear a recording of "Handle with Care" courtesy of Brandon Flowers, Dhani Harrison, Jonathan bates, Weird Al Yankovic, Britt Daniel and Wayne Coyne.
George Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of George Harrison:
2. Conan O'Brien - "Old Brown Shoe"
3. Britt Daniel from Spoon - "I Me Mine"
4. Jonathan Bates with Dhani Harrison - "Ballad of Sir Frankie Crisp (Let It Roll)"
5. Norah Jones - "Something"
6. Brandon Flowers from The Killers - "Got My Mind Set On You"
7. Heartless Bastards - "If Not For You"
8. Ian Astbury from The Cult - "Be Here Now"
9. Nick Valensi from The Strokes - "Wah-Wah"
10. Jamestown Revival - "If I Needed Someone"
11. Black Rebel Motorcycle Club - "Art of Dying"
12. Dhani Harrison - "Savoy Truffle"
13. Chase Cohl with Weezer's Brian Bell on guitar - "For You Blue"
14. Ann Wilson from Heart - "Beware Of Darkness"
1. Dhani Harrison - "Let It Down"
2. Ben Harper - "Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)"
3. Perry Farrell from Jane's Addiction - "Here Comes The Sun"
4. "Weird Al" Yankovic - "What Is Life"
5. Norah Jones - "Behind That Locked Door"
6. Brian Wilson with Al Jardine - "My Sweet Lord"
7. The Black Ryder - "Isn't It A Pity"
8. Butch Walker - "Any Road"
9. Karen Elson - "I'd Have You Anytime"
10. Cold War Kids - "Taxman"
11. The Flaming Lips - "It's All Too Much"
12. Brandon Flowers, Dhani Harrison, Jonathan Bates, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Britt Daniel, and Wayne Coyne - "Handle With Care"
13. Ann Wilson, Dhani Harrison, Karen Elson, and Norah Jones - "All Things Must Pass"