Brian Fest Celebrates Music Of Brian Wilson At L.A.'s Fonda Theatre
March 3, 2015 at 12:33 PM (PT)
The first-ever BRIAN FEST: A Night To Celebrate The Music Of BRIAN WILSON, is set to take place on MARCH 30th at the FONDA THEATRE in LOS ANGELES. THE BEST FEST's CABIN DOWN BELOW BAND will host a star-studded cast of musicians, including NORAH JONES, BRANDON FLOWERS, HEART's ANN WILSON, THE FLAMING LIPS, DEVENDRA BANHART, M. WARD, BOZ SCAGGS, BEST COAST's BETHANY COSENTINO, JOY WILLIAMS, LOCAL NATIVES, CAPITAL CITIES' SEBU SIMONIAN, DOYLE BRAMHALL II, AL JARDINE, WILSON PHILLIPS, KAREN ELSON, JADE CASTRINOS, ADAM BUSCH & DANNY MASTERSON, GINGGER SHANKAR and a special appearance by BRIAN WILSON. BEST FEST has previously honored BOB DYLAN, TOM PETTY, THE STONES and GEORGE HARRISON with musical tributes.
To help musicians and their communities, sponsor JAMESON has committed to providing resources and support via THE JAMESON NEIGHBORHOOD FUND. This year's BRIAN FEST is benefiting the SWEET RELIEF MUSICIANS' FUND with ticket sale proceeds going to the charity.
Tickets go on sale THURSDAY, MARCH 5th here.
BRIAN FEST coincides with the release of WILSON's 11th solo studio album, "No Pier Pressure," which marks his historic return to CAPITOL RECORDS, the original label home for THE BEACH BOYS, to be released APRIL 7th. Watch the "No Pier Pressure" trailer here.