Foreigner have confirmed that Jukebox Hero, a musical based on the band’s music, will premiere next summer. The story was written by award-winning British team Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, best known for their movies The Commitments, Still Crazy and Across the Universe, and The Tracey Ullman Show. Described as a “coming of age” story and tied in with the band’s 40th anniversary celebrations, Jukebox Hero will include 16 band songs, including the title track, “I Want to Know What Love Is,” “Cold as Ice
(October 6, 2017) – One of rock’s most desired reunions took place tonight when FOREIGNER was joined by original band members Lou Gramm, Dennis Elliott, Al Greenwood, Ian McDonald and Rick Wills on stage at the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort in Michigan for the ultimate toast to 40 years of rock and roll. This special event will be recorded for a forthcoming 2018 album, TV special and DVD titled “Foreigner Double Vision 40 Live. Reloaded.” which will be filmed by award-winning producer Barry Summers of Rock
Here’s a sneak peek of rehearsals as Foreigner gears up for the ultimate 40th Anniversary Tour Finale when they will be joined on stage by original members Lou Gramm, Dennis Elliott, Al Greenwood, Ian McDonald and Rick Wills for two sold out shows at the Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, MI on October 6th and 7th. One of the highlights of FOREIGNER’s 40th anniversary tour was a handful of surprise appearances by original band members at various stops along the tour. Inspired by these individual appearances
FOREIGNER’S ULTIMATE 40th ANNIVERSARY TOUR FINALE AT SOARING EAGLE CASINO & RESORT, MI ON OCTOBER 6th & 7th 2017
Foreigner to be joined by original members Lou Gramm, Dennis Elliott, Al Greenwood, Ian Mcdonald and Rick Wills at Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, MI on October 6th & 7th 2017! Mick Jones is reuniting original band members for a two-night 40th anniversary celebration for a 2018 tv special, dvd and album release! Iconic rock band FOREIGNER turned forty this year with one of the summer’s most popular tours, rocking crowds while headlining amphitheaters and arenas around the world. One of the highlights of FORE
John Parr has been confirmed as the special guest for Foreigner’s four UK Dates in May 2018. Famous for his US No.1 hit ‘St Elmo’s Fire (Man in Motion)’ in 1985, the Grammy nominated musician will be performing an acoustic set, treating fans to the best of his fantastic catalogue of songs including ‘Restless Heart’, ‘Naughty, Naughty’, ‘The Minute I Saw You’ and ‘St Elmo’s Fire’. John said “I'm really looking forward to appearing with Foreigner on their UK tour in May. It's just great to be sharing th
Watch the New Lyric Video of "Give My Life For Love" from Foreigner's career spanning album "40".
FOREIGNER WOWS TAMPA, FL FANS WITH AN IMPROMPTU SPECIAL APPEARANCE BY ORIGINAL BAND MEMBER DENNIS ELLIOTT
On August 2nd, a reunion of sorts took place when original band member Dennis Elliott joined Foreigner on stage at Tampa’s MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre for a memorable rendition of some of Foreigner’s biggest hits. Founding member Mick Jones has invited original members of the band to join the band on stage throughout the 40th Anniversary tour, and more surprise appearances are expected during the US leg of the tour. Says Mick Jones, “It was great to have Dennis join us on stage last night, and ce
A Foreigner's Tale, the Book by Mick Jones is Now Available to Order at www.ForeignerBook.com & Now at Amazon.com
The first authorized, illustrated history of Foreigner is now available to order at www.foreignerbook.com and now at Amazon.com! A lavishly designed hardback, it’s packed with rare and unseen photographs of Mick, Lou and the band.
Foreigner Reunites with Original Members Lou Gramm, Al Greenwood and Ian McDonald for First Time in 37 Years
Foreigner reunited with three key former members for the first time since 1980 as Lou Gramm, Al Greenwood and Ian McDonald joined the group onstage Thursday during a concert at Jones Beach, New York. Gramm, who fronted Foreigner from their inception in 1976 until 2003, sang lead with the band for the first time in 14 years, while multi-instrumentalist McDonald and keyboardist Greenwood, both founding members of Foreigner, last performed with the group in 1980. Together again after 37 years, the reunit
They've yet to be nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame -- and are understandably wary about their chances of ever getting in -- but standard-setting classic rockers Foreigner have had a career whose achievements can only be matched by a handful of rock bands in history. They have five RIAA-certified multi-platinum albums, and another two multi-platinum compilations. They had nine Hot 100 top 10 hits, including one No. 1 and a record-setting No. 2. Their songs have appeared in TV shows such as Arr
Beer and Rock & Roll? Yes, please! Foreigner and Live Nation have announced the new Very Important Beer (VIB) Upgrade Package for the 40th Anniversary Tour with Cheap Trick. Join Craft beer fans Michael Bluestein and Bruce Watson for a Beer Sampling hosted by a local brewery expert, featuring a flight of 3 local craft beer, at select cities on the tour. There will be a photo opportunity with Michael and Bruce along with giveaways including a Foreigner coozie.
(June 12, 2017) - “I Want To Know What Love Is.” “Cold As Ice.” “Hot Blooded.” “Juke Box Hero.” FOREIGNER, the band behind these classic and iconic songs, turns 40 this year and have been rocking across Europe in celebration of this milestone with a slew of sold-out shows. On June 11th, a true reunion took place when original band member Rick Wills joined Foreigner on stage at the Club De Tennis Puente Romano, Marbella for a blistering rendition of “Hot Blooded.” Founding member Mick Jones has invited o
(May 8, 2017) - “I Want To Know What Love Is.” “Cold As Ice.” “Hot Blooded.” “Juke Box Hero.” FOREIGNER, the band behind these and other classic and iconic songs, is turning 40 this year and celebrating with a Canadian tour, 40th Anniversary Album, and new musical; Juke Box Hero, premiering in Alberta sometime in 2018. Foreigner’s 10-city Canadian tour is set to launch in Calgary, AB on October 11th, and trek across Western Canada as the band - Mick Jones (lead guitar), Kelly Hansen (lead vocals), Jeff P
FOREIGNER kicked off their worldwide 40th Anniversary Tour with two very special sold-out shows featuring the 21st Century Symphony Orchestra at the iconic Culture and Congress Center in Lucerne, Switzerland (or KKL for Kultur und Kongresszentrum Luzern) this weekend. The concert hall is esteemed for its high-profile acoustics and charming setting, and provided the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for fans to experience Foreigner’s most popular hits interpreted by a full symphony orchestra.
FOREIGNER have rescheduled their four UK dates to May 2018, following unexpected scheduling issues earlier this year. The legendary band will perform in Manchester, Glasgow, Birmingham and for the first time ever, London’s esteemed Royal Albert Hall. The dates and venues are as follows: Sat 12th May 2018 Manchester, O2 Apollo; Sun 13th May 2018 Glasgow, Clyde Auditorium; Tue 15th May 2018 Birmingham, Symphony Hall; Wed 16th May 2018 London, Royal Albert Hall. This special series of concerts wi