Music & Entertainment News – Monday 7/10/17

Music & Entertainment News – Monday 7/10/17

Elton John’s Honky Château is out on 180 gram vinyl. The album includes “Rocket Man” and “Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters.”
The North American leg of U2’s Joshua Tree 30th anniversary tour played to more than a million fans. The European leg started this weekend with two shows in London.

Elton John Honky Chateau Album Cover

Several of Prince’s classic music videos are now back online — thanks a deal Vevo made with the funk rocker’s estate. “When Doves Cry” and “Take Me With U” are among those posted. So is a pulsating live performance of “I Would Die 4 U” recorded in 1984 at the Capitol Center just outside Washington, DC.

Prince Dead 2016

Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men will appear on Concrete and Gold, the upcoming album from rock band Foo Fighters.
Brian Wilson wished his longtime bandmate Blondie Chaplin a happy 66th birthday Friday by tweeting a picture of them on stage together. Chaplin sang lead on The Beach Boys’ “Sail on Sailor.”

Shawn Stockman -  Photo Credit: Glenn Harris / Photorazzi

Shawn Stockman – Photo Credit: Glenn Harris / Photorazzi

Styx’s Grand Illusion is out as a limited-edition pressing on translucent green vinyl. The 1977 album includes “Fooling Yourself (The Angry Young Man)” and “Come Sail Away.”

Styx Grand Illusion Album Cover


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