On #MorningShow989 this week, we turn back the clock and spin the best of Elton John as the Rocket Man himself prepares to tour Australia! In the second hour, special guest Jack Jones/Irwin Thomas joins me live to give his take on that new record California Dreaming together with fellow Aussie Rick Price.
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A snippet of Elton John performing ‘Benny and the Jets’ live in Las Vegas! Mark your calendars for March 18. That’s when Elton John’s gorgeously filmed concert movie (which he performed at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas), The Million Dollar Piano, will hit cinema screens around the world. The concert will be shown in an expected 500 theaters across the United States … Continue reading Elton John’s ‘Benny and the Jets’ Live In Las Vegas…The Million Dollar Piano!
Some rare footage has emerged from Elton John… dancing on the wings of a private jet and a meeting between he and the great Stevie Wonder. This new clip for the classic ‘Harmony’ ties in ever so nicely with the upcoming remaster of Elton’s classic album ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’. Continue reading Rare Elton John & Stevie Wonder Footage for ‘Harmony’
Elton John’s Rocket Pictures will produce and release an animated version of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s second musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Rocket’s Steve Hamilton Shaw and David Furnish are producing with John, Webber and Rice in as executive producers. Joseph followed the duo’s first collaboration, The Likes of Us, in 1968 as a fifteen-minute cantata commissioned by the Colet Court preparatory school … Continue reading Elton John’s ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ Movie
Elton John’s classic ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ album will be reissued with a bonus disc featuring covers of songs by Ed Sheeran, Fall Out Boy and Zac Brown Band. Ed Sheeran will sing ‘Candle In The Wind;, Zac Brown Band will perform ‘Harmony’ and Fall Out Boy’ will tackle ‘Saturday Night’s Alright For Fighting’ on box set and deluxe edition of the album. Other guests … Continue reading New Music: Elton John ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ Album
Sir Elton John CBE was honored Monday night at the first ever BRITs Icon event which will be aired on Friday, September 13th on Britain’s ITV. The new award was presented by Rod Stewart who also joined Elton on stage for their first ever live performance together to duet on Sad Songs (Say So Much). The legendary Elton John, whose achievements include, 35 gold and 25 platinum albums, selling more than … Continue reading Elton John & Rod Stewart Live Duet
Elton John has released a new music video from his latest album, this one is Mexican Vacation (Kids In The Candlelight). Continue reading New Music: Elton John ‘Mexican Vacation’
**Updated: 24 August, 2013**Watch the release of Elton John’s new video Home Again! ====** 10th July, 2013** One of the biggest musicians on the planet Elton John returns with a new album to hit stores this coming September. The album is called The Diving Board, you can catch the trailer right here and a sneak preview listen to the new single ‘Home Again’. Looks … Continue reading New Music: Elton John ‘The Diving Board / Home Again’
Here’s the Elton John setlist for his latest show that rocked Perth on November 10. Sydney will get a special show when Elton will share the stage with PNAU! The Bitch Is Back (from Caribou, 1974)Bennie and the Jets (from Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, 1973)Grey Seal (from Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, 1973)Levon (from Madman Across The Water, 1971)Tiny Dancer (from Madman Across The Water, 1971)Believe … Continue reading Elton John Aussie Setlist
In 2010 Sir Elton John gave an extremely rare opportunity to award-winning Australian dance duo PNAU – access to his old masters. Nick Littlemore and Peter Mayes (PNAU) paid particular attention to Elton’s recordings from 1970 -1976, including the Thom Bell Sessions and albums spanning Madman Across The Water, Don’t Shoot Me, Good Bye Yellow Brick Road, Honky Chateau, Captain Fantastic, Blue Moves and Tumbleweed … Continue reading Elton John vs PNAU Album Launch!
Australia’s Gurrumul and friend Michael Hohnen made a very special appearance on UK show BBC Breakfast to chat about Gurrumul’s music, their performance for the Queen and give viewers an amazing rendition of Gurrumul’s ‘Bapa’. When asked about his invitation to perform for the Queen, Gurrumul replied “I am very happy, and my Aunties and my family are very proud of me representing Australia in the celebration of … Continue reading Gurrumul’s BBC Breakfast and Diamond Jubilee!
Catch some of the footage from the star studded lineup at the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in the UK! In this bunch…Kylie Minogue, Cliff Richard, Paul McCartney, Annie Lennox, Elton John, Robbie Williams and Stevie Wonder! ….The world’s best to ever walk this planet! Continue reading The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Show!
Elton John came and conquered our beautiful city Melbourne earlier this week, playing some of his biggest hits to date. Here’s a clip featuring some snippets from different parts of the show. Just listen to his voice… Continue reading Elton John Live In Melbourne
Elton John – I’m Still Standing Sir Elton John has added Sydney to his list of venues when he heads Down Under to perform his ‘Greatest Hits’. Elton will perform at Lyric Theatre at Star City on Sunday November 27 before heading to Brisbane Entertainment Centre on November 30. Melbourne’s Rod Laver Arena will have to wait till December 6 to see the music maestro. … Continue reading Elton John Adds Sydney Show To Aussie Tour