GARY MOORE Performs On ONE WORLD PROJECT Tsunami Charity Single
January 18, 2005, 17 years ago
Legendary guitarist GARY MOORE’s official website (www.gary-moore.com) has been updated with the following news:
A charity single, titled ‘Grief Never Grows Old’ for the Asian Tsunami Appeal will be released by Universal on Monday 24th January. It had it's first airing on The Steve Wright Show on BBC Radio 2 on Thursday afternoon, 13 January, 3:45pm, after only being mixed the previous evening. Universal are creating a unique label for the song called One World Records, which will be available in all highstreet music stores in the UK.
Several artists have contributed to the recording sessions for the track, which was written by radio DJ Mike Read and produced by Steve Levine (Culture Club, The Beach Boys, Honeyz among others). The musicians are performing under the collective name of ONE WORLD PROJECT.
Some of the artists included on the single include BOY GEORGE, STEVE WINWOOD, JON ANDERSON, RICK WAKEMAN, SIR CLIFF RICHARD, BILL WYMAN, BARRY GIBB, ROBIN GIBB, AMERICA, KENNY JONES, CHICAGO, BRIAN WILSON, RUSSELL WATSON, DAVY SPILLANE, and several others.
Sales from the single will go the Disasters Emergency Committee Charity. A benefit concert will also take place on January 22nd, at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales. All tickets are sold out for the show, which features such acts as, the Manic Street Preachers, Feeder, Eric Clapton, Charlotte Church, plus others to be announced.
It is unlikely that the "band" that recorded the track will perform it live, however, a video has been shot, featuring many of the artists heard on the single.