Elton John Concert to Air on PBS
Thu, 26 Sep 2013 12:09:26
Elton John is coming to TV soon! PBS will air Elton John in Concert, a new special featuring the Rocket Man in an exclusive and intimate performance taped in the beautiful surroundings of the BBC's famous Radio Theatre in the heart of West London.
The concert special showcases the superstar performing songs from his new album, The Diving Board, mixed with classic songs from his extensive repertoire of hits. Originally broadcast live on BBC Radio 2, the U.K.'s most listened to station, the special premieres Saturday, October 5, 8-9pM ET. Check local listings.
Taped before an audience of 300 fans selected to win tickets from over 79,000 hopefuls, the perf included these and other songs:
"Bennie and the Jets"
"Oscar Wilde Gets Out"
"Goodbye Yellow Brick Road"
"Rocket Man" "I'm Still Standing"
"Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting)"
Will you tune in? Have you ever seen Elton John in concert? If so, how was he?