A new tribute to Marc Bolan with an all-star cast will be released in 2019. The project is titled ‘Angel Headed Hipster’.
‘Angel Headed Hipster’ is a reference to a line in Allen Ginsberg’s ‘Howl’ poem.
The track ‘Children of the Revolution’ is done by Kesha with a live orchestra featuring Wayne Kramer of MC5 and the Jack Ship Band with members of Elvis Costello and Jackson Browne’s band.
Known artists on the release so far are:
Father John Misty
U2 with Elton John
BMG will release the 2CD 27 track album in March/April, 2019.
Joan Jett will also perform for Series 1 of Red Hot Summer 2019.
Red Hot Summer series 1 starts January 12 with Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Jimmy Barnes, The Living End, Diesel, Richard Clapton and Chocolate Starfish. Get tickets here
Red Hot Summer series 2 begins February 14 with Suzi Quatro, Baby Animals, The Screaming Jets, Jon Stevens, Moving Pictures and Chocolate Starfish. Get tickets here
Series 3 of Red Hot Summer gets underway March 23 with John Farnham, Daryl Braithwaite, Jon Stevens, Vanessa Amorosi, Thirsty Merc and Dragon. Get tickets here