The story of jeff lynne and elo, debuting on palladia beginning sunday, october 7 at 9. Jeff lynne is an incredibly talented artistin so many aspects. Forty years later, elo frontman jeff lynne has rerecorded some of elos greatest hits for dads both old and new to enjoy. Lil nas xs old town road sample of nine inch nailss 34 ghosts iv. Jeff lynnes elo gave a concert at the bbc radio theatre in london on 12 november.
At first glance you remember jeff was the leader of e. Blue sky, please tell us why, you had to hide away for so long where did we go wrong. With the combined talents of some great musicians jimmy bell, peter richardson, kevin richardson, michael mingins and andrew sinclair mr blue sky will be. Blue sky the very best of electric light orchestra. The song features a heavily vocoded voice singing the phrase mister blue sky, from 2. Youll need to first state the purpose of licensing, for which territory and sometimes and for how long, not just the length of music desired but for how many years use. Blue sky will inspire families everywhere, from all walks of life. Its a kind of mystery movie that once and for all explains an enduring musical mystery. Last night, he made a return to television on the tonight show starring jimmy fallon to perform two tracks. If you dont know who it is, he helped make some of the greatest classic rock hey there mr.
Blue sky is a song by the electric light orchestra elo, featured on the bands seventh. As the creative force behind electric light orchestra and a singularly accomplished singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer, jeff lynne. The history of elo, a journey as the writerproducermulti instrumentalist jeff lynn embarks on a rerecording of mr. That brought me to a weird idea i took out his 2012 remake album, loaded mr blue sky, cant get it out of my head and telephone line into my computer andthey play absolutely in sync. Documentary style, tom petty, paul mccartney, and many others are interviewed as the history winds back to his time wth the traveling wilburys and his work with roy orbison, george harrison, and others. This is the official site for the movie and is your source for all news and info regarding mr. Rihanna and swizz beatzs famous sample of sister nancys bam bam. Former beatle paul mccartney was on hand to give his praise for both the band and the genius songwriterproducerperformer behind them. Lynnes illuminating and entertaining documentary mr. Commons blue sky sample of electric light orchestras. Jeff lynne told rolling stone magazine that the idea came from him listening to the original electric light orchestra recordings, and thinking that he could produce a better result having since had a long career as a record producer.
Eagle rock entertainment, in association with the bbc, will release live in hyde park by jeff lynnes elo on dvd, bluray and as a digital download worlwide on 11 september 2015. I was glad to see that the cd had a sticker on it that said new recordings by jeff lynne and the back of the cd clearly says he performed everything. The title is a little misleading the electric light orchestra is glossed over. Check below for episodes and series from the same categories and more. The story of jeff lynne and elo is not just an illuminating and. The story of jeff lynne and elo highlighted the career of of electric light orchestra, a staple of 70s radio renowned for their powerful symphonic rock sound. Sun is shinin in the sky, there aint a cloud in the sky. Jeff lynne was joined by the same band as hyde park as well as the bbc concert orchestra. Amazon expecting a documentary on the history of electric light orchestra and then jeff lynnes. Jeff lynnes songs are heard in movies, advertisements, department stores, andmost importantlythe stereos and ipods of. In 1971, future dads everywhere grooved to the strange sounds of the electric light orchestra. Jeff lynne seems to have always gone under the radar in terms of the.
The song was used in the trailer for the 2009 movie the invention of lying. Lynne decided to rerecord a number of songs from scratch, and began with mr. Documentary which gets to the heart of who jeff lynne is and how he has had such a tremendous musical influence on our world. With jeff lynne, dhani harrison, olivia harrison, eric idle. Jeff lynne elo electric light orchestra traveling wilburys. A short documentary by top 2000 a gogo dutch public tv from 2012. Blue skys up there waitin and today is the day weve waited for.
The very best of electric light orchestra, a 2012 album by jeff lynne. Blue sky at radio 2 live in hyde park 2014 duration. It was a pleasure to watch this movie and enjoy so much music he has created himself and with great artists such as tom petty, george harrison, roy orbison and the beatles. Inspired designs on tshirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. Blue sky elo the story behind the song top 2000 a gogo duration. Careers blog about amazon press center investor relations amazon devices amazon tours. This was a history project that i made as a fan film to the great jeff lynne. I also helps to be certain that all you want to know about is the song, no. Mr blue sky jeff lynnes elo alone in the universe 2017.
The story of jeff lynne and elo documentary about musiciansongwriter jeff lynne, told by the man himself and collaborators and friends including paul mccartney, ringo starr, tom. The story is told by the british artist himself and such distinguished collaborators and friends of jeff as paul mccartney, ringo starr, tom petty, joe walsh, olivia and dhani harrison, barbara orbison and eric idle. Klosfm presents a screening of the jeff lynne documentary. And what lynne strummed on his guitar sometimes makes no sense to me. Color your own jeff lynnes elo from out of nowhere album art.
There was no good reason for me to ever listen to mr. Featuring such classics as evil woman, dont bring me down, livin thing and mr, blue sky, the result is, in effect, a kind of showdown between jeff lynne today and his extremely illustrious past, and thanks to improved technology and recording artistry, lynne somehow comes out on top again. Blue sky is a song by the rock group electric light orchestra. Blue sky, and dont bring me down have permanently fused with the very fabric of pop culture. As the creative force behind electric light orchestra and a singularly. It also contains the extended version of the 2012 documentary mr.
Hey you with the pretty face, welcome to the hum an race a celebration mr. As the creative force behind electric light orchestra and a singularly accomplished singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer, jeff lynne is one of rocks most iconicyet mysteriousfigures. Written and produced by frontman jeff lynne, the song forms the fourth and final track of the concerto for a rainy day suite, on side three of the original double album. The song was used in the trailer for the 2004 movie eternal sunshine of the spotless mind. Whether youre familiar with jeffs music or not, the documentary is fun to watch. Blue sky is a song by the electric light orchestra elo, featured on the bands seventh studio album out of the blue 1977. Documentary about musiciansongwriter jeff lynne, told by the man himself and collaborators and friends including paul mccartney, ringo starr, tom petty, joe walsh and eric idle. The song forms the fourth and last track on the concerto for a rainy day suite on side three of the original twolp set. Blue sky, a song by electric light orchestra on spotify.
Blue skythe very best of electric light orchestra is a powerful new testament to jeff lynnes enduring artistry and his singular desire to get things right once and for all. The very best of electric light orchestra, he simply recreates his. Here lynne uses his most powerful instrument, the recording studio, to bring to life an exquisite body of work that continues to speak to music lovers everywhere. Unlike lucas, lynne doesnt paint over his original work, turning it into something vaguely reminiscent of the past. He told rolling stone that i enjoyed doing that a lot, and. See them for the very first time at florence arts centres launch night. Bad bunny and j balvins i like it sample of pete rodriguezs i like it like that a mi me gusta asi. Documentary about musiciansongwriter jeff lynne, told by the man himself and collaborators and.
November 1, 2019 title song premiered today on bbc radio 2 and available now to stream and with album preorder. Jeff lynnes elo livin thing, mr blue sky bbc children in need rocks 20 these two wonderful songsperformances that really did lift jeff up to the stardom of the people where he started are from bbcs children in need rocks, november 12, 20. Jo whiley interviewed him backstage after the concert. Mr blue sky are a new band celebrating the legendary music of jeff lynne and electric light orchestra.
An exploration of the impact of elos 1978 offbeam classic, mr blue sky. Mr blue sky jeff lynneelo amended issue 3 chorus 2 dm f b f hey there, mr blue, were so pleased to be with you. Jeff lynnes first guitar the man behind electric light orchestra talks about his first guitar which he still owns and his early days of songwriting and producing. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. And thats before the swingle singersrko tarzan movie rachmaninoff symphonic finale gets underway. The story of jeff lynne and elo is not just an illuminating and entertaining new documentary about one of popular musics greatest stories never told.1571 1520 631 873 314 447 338 811 1276 375 553 1101 941 1380 314 410 561 320 1077 1458 924 520 1021 24 1090 1064 1523 23 607 595 1589 1077 368 443 860 290 17 802 1417 534