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Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Tribute Band

The BBC has announced plans to record a tribute album to The Beatles.

Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band will be recorded as the tribute album will have bands such as Oasis, The Killers, Travis, Kaiser Chiefs and Razorlight appearing on it.

The album is closing in on its 40th anniversary and to mark the occasion, the performances will be recorded at Abbey Road using the equipment The Beatles used for the original.

The tribute is set to air on BBC Radio 2 on June 2nd.