Camden is getting its personal Hollywood Walk of Fame

The spin-off of the Hollywood Boulevard attraction will run between Chalk Farm and Mornington Crescent.

Camden is ready to host a Hollywood-style Music Walk of Fame from subsequent spring, studies The Guardian. The Walk of Fame will run between Chalk Farm and Mornington Crescent and might be laid with slabs commemorating greater than 400 artists over the following 20 years.

The man liable for the scheme is music promoter Lee Bennett, who seen that the UK had no equal attraction whereas he was residing in California. “Camden has extra music historical past than anyplace else on this planet”, he stated, “it was a no brainer to create the stroll right here”

So far, Bennett has funded the Camden Music Walk together with his personal cash, however plans to fund future stones and maintenance with one-off occasions and merchandise surrounding the revealing of recent artists being honored. Bennett is eager to maintain the record of artists small, asserting: “This is about preserving heritage, not making Camden the Disneyland of music.”

The first eight artists to be commemorated, all of which might be “distinguished figures within the historical past of Camden’s music” in accordance with Bennett, might be revealed in March. Their slabs might be positioned alongside Camden High Street.

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