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Jeff Lynne Working On New ELO Music, Will Play US Dates

February 4, 2015
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Jeff Lynne Working On New ELO Music, Will Play US Dates

At Tuesday night’s (Nov. 4) Classic Rock Honours in Los Angeles, ELO mastermind Jeff Lynne was feted with the very deserving Outstanding Contribution to Music award. “I think it’s because I’ve done a lot of stuff,” Lynne joked to Billboard after the ceremony. Lynne, who revived the ELO name and revisited such classic ’70s and…

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2013 To Bring Three More Releases From JEFF LYNNE And ELO As Part Of ELO’s 40th Anniversary

February 19, 2013
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2013 To Bring Three More Releases From JEFF LYNNE And ELO As Part Of ELO’s 40th Anniversary

ON APRIL 23 IN THE U.S., FRONTIERS RECORDS WILL RELEASE ‘ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA LIVE’ AND TWO REISSUES: ELO’S ‘ZOOM’ AND THE LYNNE SOLO ALBUM ‘ARMCHAIR THEATRE’ Just as the third quarter of 2012 brought three exciting works from JEFF LYNNE–his second solo album Long Wave, the freshly recorded Mr. Blue Sky–The Very Best Of Electric…

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‘MR. BLUE SKY: THE STORY OF JEFF LYNNE AND ELO’

October 3, 2012
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JEFF LYNNE–the creative force of ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA and the singularly accomplished British singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer–is set to return next week in a big way. First comes the documentary, Mr. Blue Sky: The Story of Jeff Lynne and ELO, debuting on Palladia beginning Sunday,October 7 at 9:00 PM ET and airing throughout the…

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Jeff Lynne On Why He Re-Recorded His ELO Hits

September 19, 2012
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From the article below this excerpt is interesting: “I haven’t got any plans at all to tour, but I’ve been trying to figure out ways that I can do it and do it very, very simply,” he says. “Maybe it’s just me and Richard. I never was really all that into the touring thing, it…

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ELO’s Jeff Lynne Discusses New Movie, Albums at the Grammy Museum

September 13, 2012
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The Hollywood Reporter reports on the Grammy Museum event. One item of interest regarding playing live to promote the upcoming releases is the potential for “some scaled-down kind of shows.” http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/elo-jeff-lynne-tom%20petty-grammy-370321

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JEFF LYNNE TO MAKE SPECIAL APPEARANCE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 AT THE GRAMMY MUSEUM IN LOS ANGELES

September 6, 2012
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JEFF LYNNE TO MAKE SPECIAL APPEARANCE WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12 AT THE GRAMMY MUSEUM IN LOS ANGELES WHERE THE DOCUMENTARY ‘REEL TO REEL: MR. BLUE SKY: THE STORY OF JEFF LYNNE AND ELO’ WILL BE SHOWN THE EVENT IS IN ADVANCE OF THE OCTOBER 9 RELEASE OF TWO ALBUMS: HIS SOLO RELEASE ‘LONG WAVE’ AND THE…

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JEFF LYNNE RETURNS OCTOBER 9 WITH TWO ALBUMS ON FRONTIERS RECORDS: THE SOLO ALBUM ‘LONG WAVE’ AND THE NEWLY RECORDED ‘MR. BLUE SKY–THE VERY BEST OF ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA’

August 1, 2012
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JEFF LYNNE RETURNS OCTOBER 9 WITH TWO ALBUMS  ON FRONTIERS RECORDS: THE SOLO ALBUM ‘LONG WAVE’ AND THE NEWLY RECORDED ‘MR. BLUE SKY–THE VERY BEST OF ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA’

  Photo Credit: Martyn Atkins “It all comes down to what you truly love doing, and what I love doing is overdubbing and making new sounds out of things that are sometimes quite ordinary on their own, but when you put them together, they make something new–or something that sounds new. Just discovering things like…

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Two new albums coming this Fall

July 28, 2012
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Two new albums are coming this Fall.

On September 26, 2012, a new Jeff Lynne solo album called “Long Wave”, consisting of cover versions of songs will be released in Japan. The album will be released October 3rd in Germany.

Also on those dates, Jeff Lynne has re-recorded ELO hits for “Mr Blue Sky The Very Best of Electric Light Orchestra”. This album will include a new song called “Point of no Return”.

http://cdon.se/musik/electric_light_orchestra/mr._blue_sky%3fthe_very_best_of_elect-21092121

 

 

Jeff Lynne honored at ASCAP

July 27, 2012
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http://blogs.reuters.com/fanfare/2009/04/21/heart-jeff-lynne-to-be-honored-by-music-biz-in-hollywood/ Lynne, the bearded Svengali famed for leading the art-rock band Electric Light Orchestra, is also working on a solo album, which he hopes to release later this year. It would be the follow-up to his first solo outing, 1990’s “Armchair Theatre.” ASCAP will present him with a lifetime achievement award before he discusses his…

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JEFF LYNNE interview in Sunday Express

July 30, 2011
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Of interest is this part, “he’s enjoying working on Joe Walsh’s new album, at the same time as writing a couple of albums under his own name, though he won’t tell us in which musical direction he’s heading.” EVERY DAY WAS LIKE WOW FOR JEFF LYNNE HE was a member of the Electric Light Orchestra…

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ELO Tweets

Telephone Line - Jeff Lynne (Acoustic) youtu.be/oRfW5Nahgc4 via @YouTube

Ever The Optimistic Minx !! Jeff Lynne's ELO - Mr. Blue Sky at Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park 2014 youtu.be/LMY5xe36cfE via @YouTube

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He still can do the dark side, but with Permanating, it has this Jeff Lynne meets ABBA inspiration.

Telephone Line Jeff Lynne's ELO Live with Rosie Langley and Amy Langley, Glastonbury 2016 fb.me/2cBsZIQXr

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Ever notice stay with me sounds just like won't back down??? Tom petty and Jeff Lynne made bank on Sam smith

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Absolute #Genius #Timeless ELO - When I Was A Boy (Jeff Lynne’s ELO – Video) youtube.com/watch?v=tM34A8…

I added a video to a @YouTube playlist youtu.be/A-Y7VhJqvu0?a how to play "Mr. Blue Sky" by Electric Light Orchestra ELO Jeff Lynne

@MDesbarres The RnR HOF is silly, the criteria should be "can u tell the story of music w/o them"? Look how long t… twitter.com/i/web/status/8…

It's Jeff Lynne's tribute to quarter notes.

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I liked a @YouTube video youtu.be/sxqzMYjjkW8?a Dave Grohl and Jeff Lynne - Hey bulldog

Recent Comments

  • robert clayton

    A fan of Jeff Lynne and ELO since around 1972 I have been on cloud nine since the return of...
  • Brent

    I have twice seen ELO live and before Out of the Blue album. Back when it was legal to shine...
  • Julie Martinez, RD

    I am amazed by the harmony. I love harmonizing with Jeff when he does acoustic. My sister was a backup...
  • Tom Van der Veer

    What is the date of the Hollywood Walk of Fame event?
  • Mike Phillips

    Fantastic news. The documentary was great. The re-recorded versions sounds amazing!
  • Ronnie James

    Please tour again as I sit here listenin to new album current track is Mercy... your phenomenal... never stop man!...
  • Jessica

    Jeff Lynne, I Am your biggest fan- please Please tour! I had tickets in hand for Zoom to finally see my idol...
  • Kev T

    I am beside myself, waiting for these new offerings. Mr lynne, PLEASE tour. I would pay whatever it costs to come to...
  • Eric C. Butto Jr.

    Congrats to Jeff & Joe in their recent collaboration...finally a great song resurrects from the Dynasty of Legendre...Analog Man makes...
  • mike caldwell

    can't believe the naysayers on recording standards and re-recording elo..i remember that t-bone walker re-recorded his hits for atlantic in...