NEW YORK, NY (October 28, 2015) – Returning for its 17th season, Foreigner joins Lincoln Center’s acclaimed series American Songbook which will continue to broaden its scope in celebrating the best in American singing and songwriting as interpreted by top performers and rising stars, with events at three Lincoln Center venues. The series will expand to Mesa Arts Center, in Mesa, Arizona, with three performances in March. And for the third time, American Songbook will partner with Prudential Investment Mana
Primetime’s biggest shows featured some of Foreigner’s greatest hits this week, as one of rock’s most legendary bands continues to live large on network television. On the October 27th episode of NBC’s The Voice, Adam Levine’s team went head to head, with Keith Semple performing “I Want To Know What Love Is,” against contestant Dustin Christensen who sang The Zac Brown Band’s “Free.” Ultimately, Foreigner’s music helped yet another Voice contestant make it to the next round, with Levine commenting Semple’s
Piper did her very first interview in an arena with Kelly Hansen, lead singer of Foreigner, in Columbus, Ohio on October 14, 2015. The interview was filmed in the production office at The Schottenstein Center prior to Foreigner's show with Def Leppard and Night Ranger. She was pretty amazed at all the moving parts backstage and all the different dressing rooms, offices, "quiet" rooms, etc. that the bands get. Everything was so organized, each person that was part of Foreigner's team had a job to do and they
The State: Guess which Midlands high school band will play during Foreigner’s Colonial Life Arena show?
Foreigner will be playing Friday in Columbia – part of a trio of hard-hitting rock bands hitting the stage at Colonial Life Arena. We caught up with Foreigner guitarist Tom Gimbel ahead of the band’s Friday show. Gimbel talked techno music, touring and why there’s nothing better than old rock music. This interview has been edited and condensed. What’s Foreigner been up to lately? Gimbel: We had the greatest summer. We were on tour with Kid Rock and so many shows were sold out. It was a spectacl
Lonsdale Area News Review: High School Choir and Foreigner Lead Singer Hold Fund Raiser at New Prague Ford
It was not the usual routine weekday evening in New Prague. On Oct. 5, hundreds of people stopped into New Prague Ford for a very special event – the Drive 4UR School fundraiser for the music department at New Prague High School, featuring a chance to meet Kelly Hansen, the lead singer of the rock band Foreigner.
Foreigner kicked off a slew of October tour dates last night in St. Paul, Minnesota, rocking a packed house with legendary hits “Juke Box Hero,” “Cold as Ice,” “I Want To Know What Love Is,” and many more. Foreigner will be rocking across the US through the month of October with upcoming stops in Tulsa, OK, Wichita, KS, Colombia, SC, Jacksonville, FL, and many more.
New York, New York – (September 23, 2015) – The T.J. Martell Foundation, “Music’s Promise for A Cure,” has announced a night of Top 40 performances for this year’s 40th Anniversary T.J. Martell Foundation New York Honors Gala to be held on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at Cipriani Wall Street. The theme of the highly anticipated star-studded event is “Top 40” and will be hosted by original MTV VJ’s Nina Blackwood, Mark Goodman and Alan Hunter. Legendary rock band Foreigner has been added to all rock-star pe
Ford Motor Company announced today its popular high school fundraising program – Drive 4 UR School – will collaborate with the rock band Foreigner to create and host special choir fundraisers in select states. The initiative, Rock Then Roll 4 UR School, will take place in tandem with Foreigner concerts this October.
Kelly Hansen proved himself a hero of the kitchen as well as the jukebox, when he narrowly beat out Dweezil Zappa to win an episode of the Food Network’s Chopped that featured four rock stars.
Select $150 Tickets Released for Foreigner’s Private Performance and First Live Acoustic Album Recording on 8/24 in Detroit
Foreigner is all set to perform & record their first live acoustic album 'The Hits Unplugged and Live' at a charity event benefitting Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) on August 24th. Proceeds from the evening and forthcoming album royalties will directly support JDRF. A select number of $150 tickets including a hosted bar are now available!
Four rock stars with a passion for cooking (Lita Ford, Kelly Hansen, Eddie Ojeda and Dweezil Zappa) take over the Chopped kitchen in hopes of winning $10,000 for their favorite cause. In the first round, the cooks attempt to make harmonious appetizers with a bubbly drink. In the entree round, lamb is the jam. The final rock 'n' roll-themed round has the competitors cooking with rock candy and lemon rolls.
Foreigner and Kid Rock kicked off their Summer Tour on Wednesday in Hartford, CT at the Xfinity Theatre! Dubbed the Cheap Date Tour, and thanks to a sponsorship with Chevrolet, tickets are $20 & the shows will offer $4 beers! It was a capacity crowd as Foreigner rocked Hartford, CT! The 40-date tour will continue through summer and end at Auburn, WA on September 5th.
Streaming of iconic Foreigner hit “I Want to Know What Love Is” is up 400% as a result of being featured on Netflix’s highly anticipated third season of "Orange Is the New Black,” with other Foreigner hits gaining renewed attention as well, with streaming up more than 200% for tracks like “Jukebox Hero." While viewers anxiously awaited the release of season three, one of the most anticipated series of the season, most binge-watched all thirteen episodes when Netflix released them on June 12th resulting in m
Check out highlights from Foreigner's NYC’s Grand Central Station concert on April 21, 2015 at Vanderbilt Hall, celebrating the launch of 2016 Ford Explorer Platinum with Sony Audio. Watch the awesome footage of this special show in one of NYC’s most famous spots.
With the Kid Rock Tour right around the corner, Mick Jones will be doing a Premiere Radio Tour from 9am-11am EDT on Tuesday, June 9th. Kelly Hansen will do his tour the following day on Wednesday, June 10th between 10am to 11am EDT. Check out Details and Stations within to tune in.