Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Elton & Leon Coming to NYC Oct 19

Elton and Leon Russell will appear in concert together to showcase their new studio album, The Union, on October 19 at The Beacon Theatre, New York. This concert is part of The Union Tour.

Reserved tickets go on public sale Friday, August 27 at 10AM. There is a two ticket limit per customer. Performance is at 8PM.

This exciting evening will include new material from The Union, as well as a selection of classic and much-loved hits from the individual careers of Elton and Leon. The Unionwill be available October 19 in the U.S. on Decca Records. Early previews of the album have excited the music media - Rolling Stone called it a "brilliant, soulful new disc".

For this concert Elton and Leon will be accompanied by musicians from The Unionstudio sessions, including Jay Bellerose - drums, Russ Paul - pedal steel guitar, Marc Ribot - guitar, Jackson Smith - guitar, Keefus Ciancia - keyboards, Mike Compton - mandolin and Dennis Crouch - bass.

Public tickets will be available at,, and charge-by-phone (800.745.3000).

1 comment:

Nick Kyparissas said...

25 August, Elton John is invited and attended the wedding of Prince Nikolaos of Greece and Denmark on the Greek island of Spetses. Most royal family members of Europe attended the wedding including Queen Sofia of Spain and her Family, queen of Denmark and her family, The Prince and the princess of Holland etc etc etc... Elton is said to have performed at the dinner party after the wedding.
Why was this not on the blog? :) Huge news!