The Grammy and Emmy Award-winning Steve Jordan, a longtime collaborator of Keith Richards, will stand in at the shows.
Every one of these albums is worth a listen, whether you’re discovering it for the first time or reconnecting with a longtime favorite.
‘I’ll Be Your Mirror: A Tribute to The Velvet Underground & Nico,’ is out September 24.
The band's first performance was not, as often reported, at the National Jazz & Blues Festival in Windsor, but two days earlier in a famous north of England club.
Hill was with the trio for over 50 years.
Other artists set to contribute include Glen Hansard and Cat Power.
Containing the belting ‘Since You Been Gone’, Rainbow’s ‘Down To Earth’ album was a muscular, radio-friendly classic from the Ritchie Blackmore-led band.
‘Lifes Rich Pagent’ was a watershed album for R.E.M. on which Michael Stipe gained in confidence as a frontman and began to clearly enunciate his lyrics.
Queens Of The Stone Age have also pulled out of this year's event “due to restrictions and logistics.”
Brian May described the song as one of his absolute favorites from the pen of the Queen frontman.
History has tended to overlook the festival that was bigger than Woodstock, Monterey or the Isle of Wight.
The collection commemorates the 25th anniversary of Knopfler's debut solo studio release, 1996's 'Golden Heart.'
The band is gearing up for a limited number of tour dates.
The video is taken from the Dee Gees’ album, ‘Hail Satin.’
The concert is set to occur on August 21.
Sharleen Spiteri and company will play at St Luke's in their native Glasgow, Scotland, on August 5.