Interest: Elton John


Rock Cellar Magazine
January 8, 2021
I’m Still Standing: Having Conquered Earth, Rick Wakeman Takes Prog-Rock into Outer Space with ‘The Red Planet’ (Q&A)

Rick Wakeman cemented his reputation as one of the godfathers of progressive rock after joining Yes in 1971. The keyboardist’s first album with the band, Fragile, included two staples of...


Rock Cellar Magazine
December 7, 2020
Top 11 Christmas Songs That Rock

“The main reason Santa is so jolly is because he knows where all the bad girls live.” — George Carlin “Wonderful Christmastime” by Paul McCartney Paul McCartney played every instrument...


Rock Cellar Magazine
November 12, 2020
Out Now: ‘Jewel Box,’ a Massive Deep Dive Through the Elton John Vaults (Listen/Buy)

The life, career and legacy of Sir Elton John is unmatched. His contributions to music — and popular culture in general — are unrivaled, his influence far-reaching. Jewel Box is...


Rock Cellar Magazine
November 12, 2020
Watch Elton John Unbox His ‘Jewel Box’ Collection — Out Friday 11/13 (Preview/Pre-Order)

On Friday, Nov. 13, Sir Elton John will unleash a deep-dive through his collected works with Jewel Box, a venerable treasure trove of content from throughout his amazing, unrivaled career....


Rock Cellar Magazine
November 6, 2020
Hear ‘Watching the Planes Go By,’ One of the Earliest Elton John + Bernie Taupin Songs (‘Jewel Box’ Out 11/13)

“Watching the Planes Go By” is one of the earliest known musical collaborations between Sir Elton John and Bernie Taupin. Recorded on Feb. 6, 1968, the song has been unearthed...


Rock Cellar Magazine
October 16, 2020
Elton John Previews ‘Jewel Box’ Collection with the Bluesy ‘Here’s to the Next Time,’ a 1967 Demo (Pre-Order)

Sir Elton John has shared another preview of Jewel Box, a new collection of archival material from as far back as 1965 and as recently as 2019. Billed as a...


Rock Cellar Magazine
October 9, 2020
John Lennon, Remembered at 80: Former Beatle as Fascinating and Relevant as Ever

Sean Lennon performed his father’s song “Isolation” on last night’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and the Empire State Building was lit up in blue and white to celebrate...


Rock Cellar Magazine
October 9, 2020
Preview Elton John’s ‘Jewel Box’ Collection with ‘Regimental Sgt. Zippo,’ a Trippy Nod to the ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Era of the 1960s

On Nov. 13, Sir Elton John will release Jewel Box, a new collection of archival material from as far back as 1965 and as recently as 2019. Billed as a...


Rock Cellar Magazine
October 1, 2020
Elton John and 6LACK Join Gorillaz on New Song/Animated Video ‘The Pink Phantom’ (Watch/Listen)

Gorillaz, the world’s foremost “virtual band” project helmed by Damon Albarn of English alt/rock/Britpop band Blur, has always done things … a bit differently. The project’s latest endeavor is “Song...


Rock Cellar Magazine
September 23, 2020
Elton John Announces Rescheduled North American ‘Farewell Yellow Brick Road’ Tour Dates for 2022

Like so many other plans, Elton John had to postpone a number of his highly anticipated Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour dates due to the COVID-19 pandemic — but, in...