Rockers Gather To Pay Tribute To Disney

A host of rockers including SHANE MCGOWAN, NICK CAVE, BRYAN FERRY, BETH ORTON and PETE DOHERTY are teaming up to pay tribute to the Disney songbook this weekend (17Jun07). Sunday's one-off event, Forest Of No Return - Hal Willner Presents The Vintage Disney Songbook, at London's South Bank Centre will see the left-field stars playing their favourite songs from Disney movies. Among the performances will be Babyshambles frontman Doherty playing Chim Chiminey from Mary Poppins and Jarvis Cocker covering I Wanna Be Like You from The Jungle Book. Legendary musician Van Dyke Parks is organising the event, while Hal Willner, a producer on U.S. TV show Saturday Night Live, is presenting it.


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