Elton John coming to Pcola

Elton John and his band will appear live at Pensacola Civic Center in Pensacola, FL on Friday March 14, 2008. The concert is part of the 2008 Tour: Rocket Man • Number Ones.

“The SMG/Pensacola Civic Center management and staff are honored to host Elton John,” said Cyndee Pennington, General Manager of the Pensacola Civic Center. “This is a rare opportunity for our community to enjoy one of the most beloved and successful artists in music history. This performance is sure to be a once-in-a-lifetime experience for fans of all ages.”

Elton John and his band, including members Davey Johnstone on guitar, Guy Babylon on keyboards, Bob Birch on bass, John Mahon on percussion and Nigel Olsson on drums will play his greatest hits and more recent songs from his latest release, Rocket Man • Number Ones.

Elton John has sold more than 200 million records and continues to add innovative work to his personal repertoire of 29 consecutive Top 40 hits, 35 gold and 25 platinum albums. Rocket Man • Numbers Ones, released in March 2007, debuted in the top 10 and features newly compiled and digitally mastered greatest hits spanning the first three decades of the singer songwriter’s career.

Reserved tickets for Elton John will be available at the Pensacola Civic Center Box Office and all Ticketmaster outlets. Order online at LiveNation.com, Ticketmaster.com or charge by phone at (850) 434.7444. Eight ticket limit per customer.