Musician Paul Weller is to appear at the Jon Lord Celebration later this year.
Weller has joined the line up for the concert to celebrate Jon Lord’s life and music. Other artists confirmed so far include Deep Purple members, Ian Gillan, Ian Paice, Roger Glover, Don Airey and Steve Morse. Iron Maiden frontman and long-time support of The Sunflower Jam Bruce Dickinson will also be performing along with Rick Wakeman, Joe Brown and Alfie Boe.
The evening will be compered by BBC Radio 2 presenter Bob Harris. Further names are to be announced later. The Jon Lord Celebration will be held at the Royal Albert Hall in London on April 4th 2014.
55-year-old Weller is best known for his time with band The Jam and pop act The Style Council.
Ticket details from www.thesunflowerjam.com