Thursday, September 29, 2011

The Million Dollar Piano Sparkles

  The five-time Grammy winner, Elton John has returned to Las Vegas for a three-year headlining gig at Caesars Palace. He performed for the first of 16 shows scheduled through October, on Wednesday.

Elton Coming to B2Net Stadium

Sir Elton John has announced that he will be returning to the UK stage in June 2012, to play a new venue at a new destination: Chesterfield Football Club in Derbyshire. The concert will take place at the B2net Stadium, home of Chesterfield Football Club on Saturday the 9th of June 2012.

It's $M Day!

Sir Elton John's brand new show, The Million Dollar Piano, will kick off at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas in less than 5 hours.

To all those fans attending, have a fantastic time!!

Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Two Young Elton Fans Get Upgraded to Front Row

For Janice Ross of Baker Settlement, getting tickets to see Elton John in concert at Sydney's Centre 200 September 13 was a dream come true.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Bridge School Benefit Concert Coming to DVD




Anyone who has watched the annual lineups of the Neil Young Bridge School concerts knows that each year there have been some incredible performances that have kept the show a standout.

James McAvoy Rumoured for Rocketman Role


It seems funny that a Hollywood biopic about the colorful life of musical legend Elton John hasn’t been made already. The famous singer-songwriter – whose Oscar-nominated (and winning) tunes for Disney’s The Lion King are currently playing in theaters, once again – will see the early portion of his life realized in fantastical fashion in the upcoming film, Rocketman.

Final Million Dollar Piano Teaser Video Released



Looks like the piano will be more unique than anticipated and sound noticeably different to the current touring piano Elton uses.

We can also expect the piano to rise from beneath the stage on an electronic riser.

See the video clip above.

Monday, September 26, 2011

The Stars of St Tropez Come to Sydney & Melbourne

Saint-Tropez Tourisme in conjunction with Air France and Atout France, is proud to present ‘Star Spotting in Saint-Tropez’. The photographic exhibition is a collection of the world’s biggest stars holidaying in this iconic French Riviera town, a mecca for the fashionable and the famous.

2012 Elton John Calendar Available Now

For the 3rd annual Elton John Calendar has been made, containing original Elton John inspired artwork! It contains all the important dates in the amazing career of Sir Elton!

Sunday, September 25, 2011

Elton Plays Worlds Biggest Music Festival, Fan Invades Stage

About 100,000 people turned out Friday in Brazil for the start of the world’s biggest music festival, Rock in Rio, featuring an all-star line-up including Rihanna, Katy Perry and Coldplay.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

Australian Fan Drinks Coming to Sydney

To celebrate Elton's intimate concerts at Sydney's Lyric Theatre this November, we will be taking the concept of our fan drinks in Melbourne to Sydney.

Here's Your Chance to Meet Bernie Taupin in Florida

Bernie’s Tampa art exhibition has been re-scheduled to the following dates with revised information:

Friday Nov 11, 6-8pm VIP Reception (Invitation Only)
Saturday Nov 12, 6-8pm General Admission
Sunday Nov 13, 2-4pm General Admission

Michael Murphy Gallery
2701 S. Macdill Ave
Tampa FL 33629
813 902 1414

- BernieJTaupin.com

Friday, September 23, 2011

David & Elton Take Zachary to See a Dolphin

Part-time Atlantan Elton John visited the Georgia Aquarium this week with spouse David Furnish and son Zachary. Taking a behind-the-scenes tour of the new dolphin exhibit, they made a new friend: an Atlantic bottlenose dolphin. Photo courtesy of the Georgia Aquarium.

- Access Atlanta

Thursday, September 22, 2011

2012 Million Dollar Piano Dates Announced

Sir Elton John has confirmed his first segment of 2012 appearance dates for the Million Dollar Piano at The Colosseum At Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada.

More Info on Elton's Biography 'Rocketman'

David Furnish and Elton John's Rocket Pictures is set to tackle a new project: a movie based on John's illustrious career and how he got to where he is today.

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Elton to Headline Peace Concert at Olympic Stadium

On Peace Day 2008, the United Nations Department for Safety and Security, which monitors security related incidents, recorded a 70% reduction in violent incidents in Afghanistan; it is this recorded reduction in violent incidents that has prompted the call for a Global Truce on Peace Day 2012, what is hoped will be the largest reduction in global violence in recorded history – from violence in our homes, communities and schools, through to armed conflict.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Elton John Coming to India

Sir Elton John, along with partner David Furnish, is planning to visit India in March 2012. The singer-songwriter is one of the biggest celebrity philanthropists, and plans to get involved with projects here dealing with HIV/AIDS awareness and orphans - causes close to his heart.

The Lion King 3D Roars Into The Box Office



In the fading name of hand-drawn feature animation, Disney this weekend was the Mouse That Roared. Again.

Monday, September 19, 2011

Elton at Tony Bennett's Birthday

In last night's introduction, former President Bill Clinton said Tony Bennett had "perfect pitch in both life and music" -- and the maestro proved it throughout his 85th-birthday celebration.
At the Metropolitan Opera House at Lincoln Center, Bennett along with guests such as Aretha Franklin and Elton John wowed the sell-out audience.

Monday, September 12, 2011

Elton tells World Leaders 'Stop Anti-Gay Discrimination'

The leaders of all three main political parties in Britain are to throw their support behind a new international gay-rights group trying to combat homophobic discrimination in the Commonwealth.

Should Elton Dedicate "Daniel" to Daniel Morcombe in Brisbane?

Do you think that Sir Elton John should dedicate his song "Daniel" to the memory of Daniel Morcombe at his upcoming concert in Brisbane?

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Monday, September 5, 2011

Elton's New Improved Set List Debuts at Bethel Woods

On the most momentous night at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts since its debut show six years ago, Elton John staggered the largest crowd ever at the arts center with a nearly three-hour set that sounded like a pop song primer of the '70s and '80s.

Saturday, September 3, 2011

What Will the Million Dollar Piano Set List Consist Of?


With just 25 days left until Sir Elton John's new Las Vegas live experience opens at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, the countdown is well and truly on.

Bernie Taupin Opens 'Beyond Words' in Dallas

To be a star in the rock universe without really ever being a rock star is a feat unto itself. It is a position Bernie Taupin knows well. Famous more for his collabs with Sir Elton John as well as other high-profile musicians, Taupin is easily one of music’s most legendary lyricists: “Candle in the Wind,” “Rocket Man,” “Levon” are giants in the rock ‘n’ roll vernacular.

Behind The Scenes with John Mahon - Old Songs Coming Soon...

Spend 14 years as a musician in Elton John’s band and you get to visit every corner of the globe, meet the likes of Tina Turner, Robin Williams and Cher backstage, and perform for vast audiences of adoring fans night after night.