[dropcap]Yesterday[/dropcap], to mark the 8th anniversary of Factory Records founder Tony Wilson’s death, a bunch of musicians paid tribute to the Manchester music scene legend who had passed away on August 10, 2007.

The tribute was created by poet Mike Garry and musician Joe Duddell and is entitled: ‘St. Anthony: An Ode To Anthony H Wilson’.

Included in the video are appearences by Iggy Pop, New Order members Bernard Sumner, Stephen Morris and Gillian Gilbert, plus actor Steve Coogan, who played Tony Wilson in the film “24 Hour Party People”

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