Big Star Third is going to London!
On May 28, we’re taking the show to the Barbican Theater in London. In addition to the core band, our guest singers for the Barbican show will be:
Jon Auer, Brendan Benson, Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub), Skylar Gudasz, Brett Harris, Django Haskins, Robyn Hitchcock, Ira Kaplan (Yo La Tengo), Sondre Lerche, Ken Stringfellow, Alexis Taylor (Hot Chip), Sharon Van Etten
joining the usual suspects: Charles Cleaver, Mitch Easter, Mike Mills (R.E.M.), Chris Stamey, Jody Stephens
AND, Ray Davies plans on attending the performance!
There will be 2 sets: first the Third album, then songs by Chris Bell and some earlier Big Star songs, plus some surprises! More info and tickets can be found at the Barbican website.