A concert to raise funds for a statue honoring Beatles manager Brian Epstein will be held in Liverpool next month, the Statue4Eppy campaign announced Jan. 16 in Liverpool. The show will take place Feb. 28 at Liverpool’s Epstein Theatre, which is named for the Beatles manager.

Performers initially announced for the concert are Billy Kinsley and Tony Crane of the Merseybeats, Ian McNabb of Icicle Works and Ian Prowse of Amsterdam, with others to be announced. The show, which will also celebrate the life and career of Epstein, will be hosted by BBC Radio Merseyside’s Billy Butler. Tickets are priced at £20 and are on sale now from the Epstein Theatre box office or also available online.

The date of the concert also marks the official release of the single “Our Friend,” the official song of the campaign.  NOW get the rest of the story HERE http://www.examiner.com/article/liverpool-concert-to-raise-funds-for-brian-epstein-statue-announced