Rock ‘n’ Horsepower presents the Golden Stone Years- a tribute to Brian Jones on Saturday August 17 at Hurtwood Park Polo Club in Surrey.
The event will support The David Lynch Foundation UK. It will offer all the excitement and spectacle of polo, the chance to eyeball a jaw dropping array of high-performance super cars and a star-studded concert featuring a tribute to the late Brian Jones – ‘The
Golden Stone’ – to commemorate 50 years since his untimely passing.
Tickets priced from £60+b/f are available from EventBrite
Gates open at 12pm. Polo to start at 2pm followed by the concert at 4pm. Finish time for the event is 10.30pm.
A statement about the event said: “The music Brian Jones created has touched our global community and continues to be passed from one music lover to another, regardless of age, race or mind-set .
“This one-day celebration of the Brian Jones legacy is designed to welcome and entertain all. This music-based, cross generational day out will be hosted by Donovan
and his wife Linda Leitch, with Kenney and Jayne Jones, and will be attended by family, friends, and Brian’s musical peers.
“As Brian’s family we waited for the right timing to celebrate his musical genius and now, with the huge support of Kenney and Jayne Jones, this is the year! Join my wife Linda, Brian and Linda’s grandson Joolz Jones, and me for an All Star Tribute to the undisputed Maestro who innovated the way modern roots rock music is played and
performed. See you all there!” said Donovan, Linda and Joolz Jones.
Donovan and Hurtwood Park owner Kenney Jones, formerly of The Who and The Small Faces, have enlisted music director, Mike Stevens, and the ELO band to back up their special guest performers. The announced line- up includes Donovan, Kenney Jones & the Jones Gang, The Stranglers, The Waterboys, Glen Matlock & the Tough
Cookies featuring Earl Slick, Steve Harley (Cockney Rebel), Jonny Kaplan and the Lazy Stars, Lola Lennox, Joolz Jones (Brian Jones’ grandson), London Contemporary Voices Choir, DJ Milf of EMF, Stephanie Rainey, MC Liz Kershaw plus surprise guest appearances.