Paul Weller to play charity gig

Pete Townshend also plays

Paul Weller is set to play a charity gig in aid of Jubilee Action Street Children Appeal.

The gig is due in take place at London’s Roundhouse on January 21. Tickets are set to go on sale on December 18.

As well as Weller, former Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, The Who’s Pete Townshend and Steve Winwood are set to play the gig, which doubles as a celebration of the life of Jim Capaldi, a former member of the band Traffic.

Capaldi died of cancer in January 2005.

The concert is called ‘Dear Mr Fantasy’, and is named after a Traffic song.

For ticket availability go to NME.COM/Gigs after December 18.