Mick Jones, founder, songwriter & lead guitarist for Foreigner, has been the band’s driving force since its inception 40 years ago. He recruited the band members, and he’s written or co-written all of the group’s hit songs. Foreigner is best known for their classic rock hits from the late ’70s and 1980s, including “Urgent,” “I Want To Know What Love Is,” “Feels Like The First Time,” “Hot Blooded,” “Waiting For A Girl Like You” and “Cold As Ice.” Jones continues to lead Foreigner, which remains a very activ
Foreigner in New York This Week to Promote Hits Unplugged Tour on Q104.3, SIRIUS radio, Fox 5 Good Day and NBC New York Live!
Foreigner will be busy in New York City this week as they promote the upcoming 'Hits Unplugged' Tour this October, highlighted by Foreigner's first time performing at Carnegie Hall. Mick & Kelly will be stopping by the Jim Kerr Rock & Roll Show on Q104.3, a number of shows on SIRIUS radio, Fox 5 Good Day & NBC's New York Live!
Q104.3 NY’s Classic Rock With The Grammy Foundation Invites NY Area Schools To Enter To Join The Legendary Band Live At Carnegie
September 13, 2016 -- Legendary rock group Foreigner is in a New York state of mind, celebrating their first ever Carnegie Hall performance on October 25, 2016 by inviting area school choirs to compete for a chance to open for the band on stage at the iconic venue and to win a $5000 grant from The GRAMMY Foundation for their school’s music program. Tickets for this event are available at www.carnegiehall.org. New York area schools can submit an a capella arrangement of any classic rock song heard on Q10
The Colorado State Fair’s entertainment series kicked back into gear Wednesday night with a concert performed by country musician Chris Janson, following Colorado’s Wrangler Champions Challenge, and will roll on again tonight when classic rock legend Foreigner takes the stage at the Southwest Motors Events Center.
A German police officer was such a fan of Foreigner, he wrote a report containing 10 song titles after a scuffle broke out at a concert. On Tuesday, Foreigner played a show in Mainz, Germany on their Europe Summer Tour, when fans started fighting. So police spokesman Achim Hansen decided to issue the police report using Foreigner album and song titles, reported Stern magazine.
KETTERING, Ohio (WDTN) — Members of Kettering Fairmont High School’s choir got the experience of a lifetime. They joined the band Foreigner on stage during a concert at the Fraze Pavilion Sunday night.
Foreigner and Nate Ruess Join Forces on ABC's "Greatest HIts"! Watch here! Now available for download
On Thursday, July 14 FOREIGNER joined musical forces with NATE RUESS (fun. lead singer) to perform their legendary worldwide #1 hit, “I Want To Know What Love Is.” Now as an added bonus, a re-recorded version of the song with both FOREIGNER and NATE RUESS is available for download smarturl.it/IWTKWLI.IT and streaming smarturl.it/IWTKWLI.SP.
Food & Wine Interview: Foreigner’s Kelly Hansen Is Fascinated by Rare Cheese, Has Banned M&Ms on Tour
When Foreigner lead singer Kelly Hansen isn’t performing, he’s mastering the art of soufflé and perfecting the five mother sauces. Food & Wine caught up with the frontman to chat about his recent win on Chopped: Rock Stars, what he’s learned about steak from Guy Fieri and what the Foreigner guys will be eating on the bus during their fortieth anniversary tour this year.
When Foreigner takes the stage of the Silver Legacy Resort Casino’s Grande Exposition Hall on Saturday night, the audience will be teeming with the rock legends’ fans. One group of attendees will be more excited than the rest of the crowd, although they weren’t even born during the group’s ’70s and ’80s heyday, when Foreigner cranked out hit after hit. They are 25 members of the Reno High School Choir, who will climb on stage and join the band in singing the mega-hit “I Want to Know What Love Is.” The
“Greatest Hits: 1985-1990” – The summer party rages on into the musical era from 1985-1990 with explosive performances by Bret Michaels, Kenny Loggins, Miguel, Wilson Phillips, Grace Potter and unforgettable collaborations with Chicago & Aloe Blacc and Foreigner & Fun’s Nate Ruess. Music video vixen Tawny Kitaen makes a special appearance, as we take a look back at her memorable performance in White Snake’s “Here I Go Again” music video. Hosted by actor and comedian Arsenio Hall and country music star Kelse
Foreigner - The Palladium, London (UK) - 7 June 2016 With the London Palladium now hosting more Rock shows, founding member Mick Jones brings his version of Foreigner to this prestigious venue. It's hard to believe that singer Kelly Hansen has been in the band twelve years, yet is still seen as the "new guy". His vocal work has enough of original lead singer Lou Gramm's tone to keep the songs sounding authentic, yet he still manages to stamp his own identity on these AOR classics.
Foreigner arrived in London a few days before the 2016 Europe Tour was set to kick off. Foreigner will rock across Europe for a massive summer 2016 Tour at some of Europe’s greatest venues starting at London’s Palladium on Tuesday 7th June, followed by dates at Belgium’s Graspop, Cologne’s Tanzbrunnen, Tel Aviv’s Caesarea Amphitheatre, and many more.
QUAPAW — A chance to experience arguably one of the best Classic Rock concerts out there is coming to Downstream Casino Resort when Foreigner takes the stage in their outdoor venue on May 27. There aren't too many from the time the band was founded in 1976 on down who can't sing along word for word to “I Want to Know What Love Is,” “Cold As Ice,” “Feels Like the First Time,” “Juke Box Hero,” “Waiting For a Girl Like You,” “Double Vision,” “Hot Blooded,” “Urgent,” “Head Games" and more. Foreigner has h
The Angry Birds movie trailer featuring Foreigner hit “Hot Blooded” soars toward more than 10 million views on YouTube, introducing a whole new generation of fans to one of rock’s most legendary bands.
Foreigner celebrates upcoming 40th Anniversary with a special commemorating 1976 Debut Album. As legendary band Foreigner approaches their 40th year rocking charts and selling out tours, iTunes kicks off the celebration by offering Foreigner, the band’s debut album, for $5.99 for a limited time only. April 2016 is the 40th anniversary of when founding member Mick Jones entered New York City’s iconic Hit Factory in 1976 to record the band’s first set of demos.