Posts Tagged ‘Elton John’

Elton John Celebrates Christmas With Holiday Release

Elton John is giving fans a little holiday cheer with the release of a digital holiday EP featuring his original version of “Step into Christmas.” The audio track from the television performance from his December 22, 1973, appearance on the Gilbert O’Sullivan: Welcome to My Show variety program. The s how  was broadcast on the U.K.’s ITV…

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Bon Jovi to Play Woodstock 50th Anniversary Concert?

2019 will mark 50 years since more than 400,000 people rocked Max Yasgur’s 600-acre dairy farm in the Catskill Mountains for the defining moment of a generation: Woodstock. The original concert–which featured Jimi Hendrix, The Who, The Grateful Dead, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Santana, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Janis Joplin and more–was held in August of…

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Elton John Postpones Two Shows

Elton John has hit a roadblock on his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour. The Rocket Man was forced to postpone a pair of dates—Orlando and Tampa, Florida– due to an ear infection, according to a statement. Watch Elton John in Touching New Christmas Holiday Commercial (Video) “Elton has been on a course of antibiotics to…

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Elton John Announces Concert Downloads of ‘Farewell’ Tour

If you couldn’t make any of Elton John’s concerts for his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” concert tour, don’t worry. The Rocket Man has you covered, and is offering audio downloads of recent shows through a deal with an app called PEEX. Each download of several shows–including the shows that took place September 16 in University Park,…

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Watch the Trailer for Elton John Film ‘Rocketman’

Paramount Pictures debuted a first  look at the trailer Rocketman, the  fantasy film based on Elton John. The clip features star Taron Egerton decked out in all his Captain Fantastic glory, as “Bennie and the Jets” plays in the background. “There are moments in a rockstar’s life that define who he is,” star Egerton says…

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See Taron Egerton as Elton John in New ‘Rocketman’ Photo

Paramount Pictures has just release a first look at actor Taron Egerton as Elton John in the new biopic, Rocketman, and man, does this captain look fantastic! Egerton–who does his own singing in the film–stars alongside Jamie Bell, Bryce Dallas Howard and Richard Madden. The biopic is described as “an epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of…

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Elton John Needs a Snickers Bar in New Ad

Elton John is latest start to appear in a new ad for Snickers candy bars, according to Variety. The newest spot in Snicker’s “You’re not you when you’re hungry” campaign opens with a rap battle is taking place in a living room. After one rapper disses another, the battle’s host goads another rapper to respond in…

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Bryce Dallas Howard Joins Cast of Elton John Film

Bryce Dallas Howard is tapped for the role of Elton John’s mother in the biopic, Rocketman, Variety is reporting. The Jurrassic World: Fallen Kingdom actress and daughter of director Ron Howard will join the growing cast, which includes Taron Egerton as Elton John, while Jamie Bell is on board as Bernie Taupin, and Richard Madden is…

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