Filmed on June 23, at the iHeartRadio Theater in New York City, this hour long special features Rodgers –along with the all-star Memphis studio musicians that recorded The Royal Sessions at Memphis’ storied Royal Studios – performing classic soul and R&B songs released in February to critical and fan acclaim. Read more →
Air dates and times:
Tuesday, November 4th at 10:00 PM on BBC TWO (Excluding Northern Ireland)
Tuesday, November 4th at 11:45 PM on BBC TWO (Northern Ireland Only)
Friday, November 7th at 11:35 PM on BBC TWO
For more information visit www.bbc.co.uk.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Willows Animal Sanctuary and Assisted Therapy Unit 15 Year Anniversary Prize Draw. Here are the prize winners. Everyone will be contacted individually. The draw was for 15 prizes and after those were drawn we selected another 5 names to thank you for supporting Willows Animal Sanctuary and Assisted Therapy Unit.
THE 15 WINNERS OF THE SAVING WILLOWS ANIMAL SANCTUARY AND ASSISTED THERAPY UNIT DRAW
Karen & Tim Francone – Winner of Autographed Bad Company Guitar
Maureen McCall – Bubble Pearl Necklace
Jeff & Vanessa Wagner – Autographed Royal Sessions CD
Joanne Baxter – Sterling Silver & Pearl Necklace
Ron Goss – Autographed Royal Sessions LP
Ron Bryant – Autographed Paul Rodgers CD Read more →
Paul Rodgers has been added to the Saturday, October 4, 2014 lineup of the Gretna Heritage Festival. Paul will be performing on the Main Stage at 7:45 PM. Additional performers on Saturday night’s bill include Lynyrd Skynyrd, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Phosphorescent and more.
The Gretna heritage Festival takes place in Gretna, LA October 3-5, 2014.
For more information and tickets visit www.gretnafest.com
Royal Sessions: Paul Rodgers’ Memphis R&B Presented By American Express
Paul Rodgers will be at The GRAMMY Museum on October, 15, 2014 at 8:00 PM for a special celebration of The Royal Sessions featuring an interview moderated by Scott Goldman, Vice President of The GRAMMY Foundation and MusiCares, and performance. Doors open at 7:30 PM.
Museum Member Presale starts Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:30 AM PDT
American Express is the exclusive payment method for Museum Member pre-sale tickets. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased by Members exclusively by calling the Museum Box Office (213-765-6803) or through the Member AXS link (to receive the $1/50 Member surcharge you must use the link provided above)
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The Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena is excited to announce the pre-sale of tickets to the “PANDORA Unforgettable Holiday Moments on Ice” featuring Paul Rodgers, singer and main songwriter from Bad Company, along with The Voice of Foreigner, Lou Gramm, to be held on Saturday, November 15th in Jacksonville, FL at 7:30p.m.
Singer-songwriter Paul Rodgers returns to the Royal Albert Hall for one night only on Monday, November 3rd for a special show to present work from his latest album, The Royal Sessions, alongside classic hits from his vast back-catalogue of Free and Bad Company.
All profits from the show will go to the Willows Animal Sanctuary & Animal Assisted Therapy Unit in Aberdeenshire. Learn more at www.willowsanimals.com
Live Nation pre-sale starts Thurs. August 14 at 9:00 AM. General On Sale starts Fri. August 15 at 9:00 AM. For more information and tickets visit LiveNation.co.uk
The Royal Sessions consists of covers of blues, R&B and soul records that inspired Rodgers as a young singer in the mid-’60s. Recorded at Memphis’ Royal Studios and produced by friend and collaborator Perry A. Margouleff, the album features many of the same players who had graced the original tracks.
Paul will be joined by Reverend Charles Hodges Sr. on the Hammond B3, bassist Leroy Hodges Jr., guitarist Michael Toles, Archie “Hubby” Turner on the Wurlitzer, drummer Steve Potts, the talented Shontelle and Sharlisse Norman of The Royal Singers and The Royal Horns (Marc Franklin on Trumpet, James L. Spake on Baritone Sax, Gary Topper and Lannie “The Party” McMillan Jr. on Tenor Sax).
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John Bonham’s sister Deborah Bonham performed at a candlelit memorial concert for Led Zeppelin’s late drummer at Redditch’s St. Stephen’s Church in on August 2nd, 2014 to benefit the John Bonham Memorial Fund. This video was shown on the big screen at the church in Redditch, England where John Bonham was born and raised. John played his first gig on the church yard when he was just a lad. The John Bonham Memorial Fund is fundraising to purchase a statue to erect in his honor in that very same church yard.
“The world lost a great soul and a great drummer when John passed and many of us lost a great friend. It is only right that a memorial statue to commemorate his life stand for all time just like his memory and music will. Thanks to the fans at the DTE Ampitheater in Clarkston, MI for helping to record this video message” – Paul Rodgers
The aim of the John Bonham Memorial Fund is to raise an initial £50,000 for the design and installation of a fitting permanent memorial in Redditch town centre, the birthplace of the legendary drummer from Led Zeppelin.