Bernie Taupin

Elton John Performs at USC With Student Choir and Orchestra! —(VIDEO)

Elton John recently performed “Home Again” from his new album The Diving Board with the USC student choir & orchestra. The performance was filmed and is available to view below. The Diving Board, produced by T Bone Burnett, marks Elton’s first solo album in seven  years and features 12 new songs written by Elton and […]

On The Radio: Two Rooms: Celebrating the Music of Elton John and Bernie Taupin

Two Rooms: Celebrating the Music of Elton John and Bernie Taupin, is a weekly radio show that is celebrating its second year in March 2013. Two Rooms showcases the wide variety of music that Elton John and Bernie Taupin have composed collectively and independently throughout their long career. Together, they have released over 40 albums […]

Elton John Wraps Up New Album For Possible September Release

Elton John has finished his 30th studio album and is eying a September release date for what he calls “the most piano-oriented album of my career.” The 13-track album, entitled The Diving Board, features production by T-Bone Burnett and accompaniment by Jay Bellerose (drums), Raphael Saadiq (bass), Keefus Ciancia (keyboards), Doyle Bramhall (guitar) and Motown’sJack […]

Weekend Movie Pick: Jack Black In BERNIE!

By Anne M. Raso Jack Black is in his finest hour since Shallow Hal and School Of Rock in Bernie, a film we here at themacwire.com consider the very best of 2012 (well, so far). You can call it a “gigolo comedy” but it’s really unclear if the lead character–real life convicted murderer Bernie Tiede […]

Sir Elton John Responds To Nikita Lawsuit

Sir Elton John and his songwriting partner Bernie Taupin have been left “surprised” and “disappointed” by a “baseless” lawsuit accusing the pair of stealing the lyrics to their hit song Nikita. Photojournalist/songwriter Guy Hobbs has filed a copyright infringement lawsuit in Illinois, claiming Sir Elton’s 1985 chart hit, which features lyrics penned by longterm collaborator […]

Elton John Gives Major Props To Ousted Disney Chief For Greenlighting ‘Gnomeo and Juliet’

As Executive Producer and a contributor of two original songs to the new animated feature “Gnomeo and Juliet” you’d expect Elton John to be the perfect pitchman.  And, judging by this interview with Jenna Busch conducted for HitFix a few weeks ago, he absolutely is.  The music icon’s enthusiasm for the project he shepherded for […]

Elton John and Leon Russell’s ‘The Union Available now! Signed Vinyl Edition Being Sold For Charity

Elton John and Leon Russell‘s high anticipated collaboration album ‘The Union‘ is now available in stores and from digital retailers. Produced by Oscar and multiple-Grammy winning producer T Bone Burnett, ‘The Union‘ was recorded live in the studio with Elton and Leon on dueling pianos. The 14-track disc includes selections written by Elton and his lifelong lyricist Bernie Taupin, as well as the combined incomparable songwriting […]

Elton John & Leon Russell to Release First Single, ‘If It Wasn’t For Bad,’ From Their Forthcoming Collaborative New CD, The Union

Decca Records is pleased to announce the single release of “If It Wasn’t For Bad,” available August 24th on iTunes and all digital retailers.  The highly anticipated single is the first to be made available from The Union, the collaborative album with Elton John and Leon Russell to be released October 19th in the U.S. on Decca (October 25th in the U.K. on Mercury Records).  The […]

ASK ROB THOMAS ANYTHING!

This is a great clip of ROB THOMAS from VH1. We’ve interviewed Rob before, but never asked him what these folks did! Enjoy! VH1 TV Shows | Music Videos | Celebrity Photos | News & Gossip Rob Thomas’ second solo album “cradlesong” is the follow-up to his record-setting solo album “…Something to Be” which debuted […]