London 2012 organisers wanted Keith Moon to play at Olympics ceremony

guardian.co.uk – By Brian Braiker - Drummer died from a drug overdose in 1978 at the age of 32 - The London 2012 opening ceremony is going to be called Isles of Wonder, but there can be no wonderment more wonderful than the fact that Olympics organizers wanted Keith Moon to perform. Moon has been dead for 34 years.

Link to Story: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/us-news-blog/2012/apr/13/keith-moon-london-olympics-organisers 

Related Links:

deadspin.com: http://deadspin.com/5901803/london-olympics-invite-keith-moon-dead-for-34-years-to-play-closing-ceremony 

rollingstone.com: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/olympics-organizers-ask-keith-moon-to-play-closing-ceremony-20120413 

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