Carl Palmer Plans Keith Emerson Tribute Concert

(Radio.com) Emerson Lake and Palmer drummer Carl Palmer, who first shared the news of Keith Emerson's death on Friday (March 11) has taken to his website to say that he hopes to organize a tribute concert to the legendary keyboardist.

He said, "I will be looking at putting together a tribute show to Keith Emerson hopefully in June this year, and I hope this is something you will all want to come along and see to help celebrate his music. This I feel, is the very least I can do to honor Keith's talent and musicianship in the best way I know. "

He added "I will deeply miss Keith and I want you all to know I will carry on flying the ELP banner and playing the great music with my band for many years to come' We have lost a very talented and gifted musician but this great music will continue for a long, long time." Read more here.

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