Sir Brian May, Ronnie Wood, BGT Star Honors Elvis Presley Guitarist at London Event
Queen guitarist Sir Brian May made an appearance at a show honoring Elvis Presley guitarist James Burton at the London Palladium last night (June 4)
May brought Harry Churchill, an 11-year old guitarist from Britain’s Got Talent, on stage for a jam playing Berry’s “Johnny B. Goode,” according to reports. Churchill went viral earlier this year after appearing on the British reality competition playing a medley of Queen hits on guitar.
Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood also made an appearance performing the standard Suzie Q, among other songs. Van Morrison also strapped on a guitar for the song, Worried Man Blues.
A touched Burton said of the one-night only event: “I can’t wait to do [this] again.”