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Rock Legends Unite For Sir Peter Blake's New Artwork Unveiling


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Rock icons Brian May, Bill Wyman and Roger Daltrey joined artist Sir Peter Blake at the Royal Albert Hall on Tuesday (29Apr14) to unveil his new artwork.

Blake, who created the iconic cover for The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album, has made a new pop art piece similar to his most famous work.

The mural is a montage of almost 400 celebrities who have appeared at the renowned London venue from 1871 to the present day, including famous figures such as Nelson Mandela, Diana, Princess of Wales and the Dalai Lima. They rub shoulders with musicians ranging from The Beatles to Wyman's band The Rolling Stones and relative newcomers One Direction and Beyonce.

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Sky Arts Awards

Sir Peter Blake and Lady Blake - The South Bank Sky Arts Awards held at the Dorchester Hotel - Arrivals. - London, United Kingdom - Monday 27th January 2014

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James McCartney Concert - Departures

Sir Peter Blake - James McCartney concert at the New Ambassadors Theatre - Departures - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 27th March 2013

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Rock Legends Unite For Sir Peter Blake's Birthday


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Rock legends Sir Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Roger Daltrey and Ronnie Wood came together at the weekend (30Jun-1Jul12) to celebrate pop artist Sir Peter Blake's 80th birthday.

The foursome posed for pictures as they partied at London's Royal Albert Hall in honour of Blake, famous for designing the cover of The Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.

The artist, who currently has an exhibition at the concert hall, was seen enjoying a drink with MCCartney and his wife Nancy Shevell, and later cut a cake in front of guests including Beatles producer Sir George Martin and Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page, according to Britain's Daily Mail newspaper.

The Tunnel Of Love 2012 Held At The Proud, Camden.

Alexa Chung, Brix Smith-start, Daisy Lowe, Guy Ritchie, Laura Bailey, Little Boots, Miquita Oliver, Olivia Grant, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Sir Peter Blake - Alexa Chung, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Laura Bailey, Daisy Lowe, Jade Parfitt, Katie Hillier, Patrick Grant, Cara Delevingne, Gemma Cairney, Jacqui Ainsley and Guy Ritchie, Tallulah Harlech, Little Boots, Olivia Grant, Olivia Lee, Miquita Oliver, Lara Bohinc, Alice Temperley, Sir Peter Blake, Dan Baldwin, Tennessee Thomas, Brix Smith-Start and Philip Start, Sheherazade Goldsmith Tuesday 29th May 2012 The Tunnel of Love 2012 held at the Proud, Camden.

Alexa Chung, Brix Smith-start, Daisy Lowe, Guy Ritchie, Laura Bailey, Little Boots, Miquita Oliver, Olivia Grant, Rosie Huntington-whiteley and Sir Peter Blake
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Alexa Chung, Brix Smith-start, Daisy Lowe, Guy Ritchie, Laura Bailey, Little Boots, Miquita Oliver, Olivia Grant, Rosie Huntington-whiteley and Sir Peter Blake
Alexa Chung, Brix Smith-start, Daisy Lowe, Guy Ritchie, Laura Bailey, Little Boots, Miquita Oliver, Olivia Grant, Rosie Huntington-whiteley and Sir Peter Blake
Alexa Chung, Brix Smith-start, Daisy Lowe, Guy Ritchie, Laura Bailey, Little Boots, Miquita Oliver, Olivia Grant, Rosie Huntington-whiteley and Sir Peter Blake
Alexa Chung, Brix Smith-start, Daisy Lowe, Guy Ritchie, Laura Bailey, Little Boots, Miquita Oliver, Olivia Grant, Rosie Huntington-whiteley and Sir Peter Blake

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'A Celebration Of The Arts' Held At The Royal Academy Of Arts - Outside Arrivals.

Sir Peter Blake Wednesday 23rd May 2012 'A Celebration of the Arts' held at the Royal Academy of Arts - Outside Arrivals.

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Sir Peter Blake Recreates Classic Beatles Cover On 80th Birthday


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Sir Peter Blake has recreated The Beatles' classic 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' album cover.

The English pop artist chose a number of British cultural icons for the redesigned artwork to mark his 80th birthday, 45 years after he created the original piece.

The new patriotic cover features the flag of St. George, Peter's three daughters Liberty, Daisy and Rose, as well as a number of celebrities including Sir Ridley Scott, Kate Moss, Eric Clapton and late singer Amy Winehouse.

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Kasabian Named Best British Band At Nme Awards


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Kasabian were named Best British Band at the NME Awards tonight (29.02.12).

The 'Rewired' group beat off competition from Arctic Monkeys, Biffy Clyro, Foals and Muse to land the prize - and singer Tom Meighan used their acceptance speech to pay tribute to The Monkees lead singer Davy Jones, who died from a heart attack earlier today.

He said: ''Thank you, thank you, thank you. Listen before I go any further we lost a legend tonight Davy Jones from The Monkees died tonight - 66. This is for Davy Jones.''

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Brit Awards 2012 Announced


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The Brit Awards 2012 have been announced for February 21.

The iconic awards show will take place at London's The O2 venue, and will be hosted for a third year by actor James Corden.

The event's trophies will be designed by artist Sir Peter Blake - who has been responsible for record covers including The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band', Paul Weller's 'Stanley Road' and Oasis' 'Stop the Clocks'.

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Blake Appointed F1 Artist In Residence


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Iconic British artist Sir Peter Blake has been appointed Artist-in-Residence for motorsports body Formula One.
And the man dubbed the godfather of British Pop Art - famed for designing the cover of the Beatles' Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album - says he couldn't be more excited about the prospect.
He admits, "I think I'm going to enjoy this very much."

Blake Illustrates For Beach Boys


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THE Beach Boys have commissioned SGT PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND artwork creator Sir Peter Blake to provide illustrations for a limited edition version of their classic album Pet Sounds.

Blake befriended SURFIN' USA hitmaker Brian Wilson and his former band in the 1960s, and was thrilled when the singer approached him to decorate their latest offering.

He says, "I have been working with Brian Wilson to produce a limited edition illustrated book of Pet Sounds' lyrics.

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