WILKO JOHNSON BAND
30th ANNIVERSARY CONCERT
70th BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
ROYAL ALBERT HALL
TUESDAY 26 SEPTEMBER 2017
NORMAN WATT-ROY AND DYLAN HOWE
+ SPECIAL GUESTS
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2017 is certainly a special year for Wilko Johnson. Not only does it mark the 30th anniversary of the Wilko Johnson Band, but this year sees the guitarist celebrating his 70th birthday, which he celebrates with a concert at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday 26th September 2017.
Given the events of recent years, this celebration at the Royal Albert Hall is all the more meaningful: here is the death-defying Wilko Johnson leading his own party with partners in crime Norman Watt-Roy (bass), Dylan Howe (drums), family, friends and special guests.
‘I’m supposed to be dead!’ So says Wilko in a recent interview, having been diagnosed in late 2012 with terminal pancreatic cancer. Despite the doctors' predictions he continued to perform and present himself with vigour and a new zest for life. In 2013, Wilko announced that, thanks to a second opinion and subsequent life-saving surgery, he was cancer-free.
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Read the official press page and download high res images here – www.noblepr.co.uk/Press_Releases/wilkojohnson/royal-albert-hall.htm