Legendary singer/guitarist Glen Campbell, a true American musical icon, gave his final Los Angeles concert at the Hollywood Bowl on Sunday, June 24 as part of his Goodbye Tour – a celebration of his extraordinary five-decade-plus career and release of his acclaimed final studio album Ghost on the Canvas. Shortly after being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease last June, Campbell decided to forge ahead with both the tour and the album, in the spirit of sharing both his music and the … Read the rest
“A Better Place,” the second video from Glen Campbell’s critically acclaimed album “Ghost On The Canvas” premieres online today at AOL Music, Spinner and The Boot. This special farewell video features a guest appearance from Joshua Homme (Queens of the Stone Age), and is directed by Kii Arens and Jason Trucco.
This farewell video features Campbell looking back at his life and career. He also sends a personal message to his wife, Kimberley, a former Radio City Music Hall … Read the rest
PasteMagazine today revealed exclusive details on what will be Glen Campbell’s special farewell music video, for “A Better Place.” The video features a guest appearance from Joshua Homme (Queens Of The Stone Age), and will premiere on Wednesday June 13, simultaneously on AOL Music, Spinner and The Boot. Head to PasteMagazine here to take a glimpse at some advance stills from the video and read a Q&A with Homme.
Today Daytrotter debuted an intimate Glen Campbell acoustic session, recorded recently in Los Angeles, CA. You can listen to or download these live songs right here!
Glen’s performance marks a special milestone for Daytrotter, as their 2000th session. His set includes the hits “Rhinestone Cowboy,” “Wichita Lineman” and “Gentle On My Mind” plus Glen’s new classic “A Better Place.”
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This fall, Glen Campbell will take the stage in New Zealand and Australia for a series of special co-headline shows with fellow country legend and Grammy hitmaker Kenny Rogers. Tickets are on-sale now, full details below.
August 10: Christchurch, New Zealand @ CBS Arena – Tickets
August 12: Auckland, New Zealand @ Vector Arena – Tickets
August 15 & 16: Sydney, Australia @ State Theatre – Tickets
August 21: Perth, Australia @ Riverside Theatre, Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre – … Read the rest
Glen Campbell will be headlining the opening night of this year’s CMA Music Festival, on Thursday June 7! Alongside other big names including Kenny Rogers, Ronnie Milsap and The Mavericks, Glen will be performing at downtown Nashville’s LP field during the star-studded event which takes place over 4 days. Tickets for CMA Music Festival are on sale now through Ticketmaster or by calling 1-800-CMA-FEST (262-3378). Half of the net ticket proceeds from these shows will be donated to the … Read the rest
Glen Campbell will be on Here & Now on NPR! It airs today between noon and 12:30pm EST. Don’t miss it! For more information head on over to hereandnow.wbur.org.
Why don’t you read the article “Glen Campbell’s Long Goodbye”that has been posted at Here & Now’s site while you’re waiting for the show to air?
To pay tribute to Glen Campbell’s legacy, Surfdog Records is offering a Very Special Limited Edition Box Set — only 1000 made. GLEN CAMPBELL ~ AMERICAN TREASURE Surfdog is very proud to announce that our special tribute to the legendary Glen Campbell, celebrating a lifetime of hits and his unforgettable contributions to the world of music! In honor of this musical legend, this extraordinary Box Set includes:
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- A beautifully bound tri-fold
Glen kicked off Grammy week last night with a special show at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles. This intimate performance was just the first of many huge things coming this week.
This Saturday he’ll be presented with the GRAMMY’s highest honor, the Lifetime Achievement Award, at the Special Merit Awards Ceremony.
Glen Campbell will be performing at GRAMMYs, and will be joined by Blake Shelton and The Band Perry!!
What a special night! Glen is also among the 2012 Special Merit Awards as announced by The Recording Academy, for the Lifetime Achievement Award!
Check it out! “Glen Campbell, American Treasure” Limited Edition Box Set… Read the rest