JOHN PARR TO APPEAR WITH FOREIGNER

John Parr plays the piano live - exclusive behind the scenes footage

JOHN PARR WILL APPEAR WITH FOREIGNER AT THE PALLADIUM ON 7TH JUNE 2016

FOREIGNER’S very special guest at the London Palladium will be JOHN PARR, whose music career spans over 30 years, with over ten million album sales and movie soundtracks including the hit singles St. Elmo’s Fire, Restless Heart and Naughty Naughty.  Parr has worked with some of the biggest stars in the business, including Meatloaf, Heart, The Beach Boys, and Tina Turner.

Tickets for the London Palladium concert can be booked online: www.livenation.co.uk/artist/foreigner-tickets/ticketmaster.co.uk



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THE 88th 2016 ACADEMY AWARDS (OSCARS)


The 88th Academy Awards saw the Launch of Google's Android "Rock, Paper, Scissors" campaign featuring John Parr and "St Elmo's Fire ( Man in Motion) as the theme song.


Android's rock, paper, scissors anti-bullying (featuring st Elmo's Fire) real winner at the Oscars

The video has really captured the publics imagination, achieving over 2 Million hits in nine days.

31 Years after the US number one, a favourite for "Best Original Song" Oscar, was withdrawn when the Academy allegedly heard that the song had been inspired by Rick Hansen's "Man In Motion Tour" an epic journey in his wheelchair to circumnavigate the globe.

Well no Oscar for john back then but it raised awareness and helped Rick raise $275,000,000 for spinal research. So here we are with Google's launch of their John "Rock Paper Scissors" campaign for the Android, the song is once again bringing light to a good cause highlighting the campaign's anti bullying theme....making. diverse friendships at a time when the world surely needs unity.



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MAN OF STEEL


I was sent this video link a few weeks ago and was so moved by it I was compelled to write "Man of Steel" as a tribute to Steve Prescott.


John Parr plays the piano live - exclusive behind the scenes footage John

Steve's story is truly inspiring, awarded the MBE. for his tireless efforts to raise funds and awareness for medical research whilst battling his own debilitating illness is testament to the human spirit.


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JOHN PARR - PLAYING PIANO LIVE

John Parr plays the piano live - exclusive behind the scenes footage

EXCLUSIVE BEHIND THE SCENES FOOTAGE

In Oct 2014 John had just finished filming a documentary and performance with Acoustic Fever at Dieter Dierks Studios in Cologne. It was late and thinking almost everyone had gone home, John sat at the piano and played a couple of new tunes he was working on....little did he know a camera was still rolling...

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ACOUSTIC FEVER - OCTOBER 2014

John Parr - Acoustic Fever Live

John Parr - Herman Rarebell - Acoustic Fever Album


ACOUSTIC FEVER

John Parr has joined forces with Scorpions drummer and writer Herman Rarebell, Bobby Kimball from Toto and Michael Voss to form Acoustic Fever. The band also features two of the world's leading Flamenco guitarists, Corey Whitehead and José Antonio Rodriguez.

Having sold over 80,000,000 records between them the band will tour Europe in the autumn of 2014 playing their hits and classics from the Scorpions in a unique flamenco/rock style.


“The fire and passion of flamenco with the heart and soul of rock and roll”

John Parr

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THE MISSION - ALBUM RELEASED

Legendary singer/songwriter John Parr has released what is considered by many to be his strongest album to date.

The Mission Album MP3 Download

“Parr knows the key to creating great rock music. It's simple, kick-ass guitar, a power-house voice and songs that tell a story.”

Chris Shapiro - Retropulse.

"The Mission is inspired by our fighting men and women who put themselves in harms way for our freedom. It is 14 songs covering almost every aspect of the Military but it is not a marching bands record. It's rock, it''s intimate, power and passion, life, love and sacrifice. Much of the proceeds of this album are being donated to 3 incredible Military charities:The USO, Military Families and USA Cares. It is about raising awareness and funds for Military men and women as they make the difficult transition back into ordinary life."

John Parr


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ROCK N HORSE POWER

John Parr Performs at Rock n Horsepower concert in aid of prostate cancer

Jeff Beck, The Who, John Parr & Mick Hucknall.

Roger Daltrey, Pete Townsend, Jeff Beck, John Parr, Mick Hucknall, Nick Kershaw, Procol Harum, Alvin Stardust, Jim Cregan, Mike Rutherford,, Vic Reeves, Rick Wills, John Lodge, Damon Hill, Judy Tzuke and Mollie Marriott and some of Britain's top musicians together for Kenny Jones' Rock 'n' Horsepower charity concert for Prostate Cancer UK at Hurtwood Park Polo Club.

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A DREAM COME TRUE...

John Parr Performs St. Elmo's Fire At The Royal Albert Hall

John performs St Elmo's Fire at the Royal Albert hall. A very special night dedicated to his father..

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THE BEST

John Parr - The Best A Man Can Get MP3 Download

John Parr and Led Zeppelin songsmith create a truly iconic track.

Never before released or broadcast “The Best” features John Parr's collaboration with Jake Holmes (author of Zeppelin's “Dazed and Confused”) to create a true epic.

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The Mission

“The Mission”

Now Available


TOUR DATES

John Parr On Tour Supporting:

Christopher Cross
  • 18
  • JUNE
  • 2016
ROCK N HORSEPOWER
Hurtwood Park, Surrey
  • 14
  • JULY
  • 2016
Pforzheim - CongressCentrum
Supporting Christopher Cross
Germany
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  • 15
  • JULY
  • 2016
Neuleiningen - Burg
Supporting Christopher Cross
Germany
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  • 17
  • JULY
  • 2016
Leipzig - Parkbühne
Supporting Christopher Cross
Germany
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  • 18
  • JULY
  • 2016
Germany
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  • 21
  • JULY
  • 2016
Herford - Forum Museum MARTa
Supporting Christopher Cross
Germany
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  • 22
  • JULY
  • 2016
London - O2 Shepherds Bush
Supporting Christopher Cross

ROCK N HORSEPOWER 2016

Rock N Horsepower

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  • John Parr (1984 - 1985)
  • Running The Endless Mile (1986)
  • Man With A Vision (1992)
  • Under Parr (1996)
  • Man In Motion (2006)
  • Letter To AMerica (2011)
  • The Mission (2012)

Bryan Anderson PSA for The Center for Courageous Kids

Pete Way My friend Bryan Anderson is a very special person, the rarest of breeds, someone who puts the lives of others before his own and despite his own hardships, John Parr Signaturestrives to make the world a better place for them. If you have five minutes please take a look at this, It may just might make your day.

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HELP FOR HEROES

Help For Heroes

John Parr performs at Meadowhall, Sheffield to raise money for the heroes who have served in the armed forces for their country.


THE SIMPSONS

The Simpsons

John Parr's iconic hit features in “The Austin Chronicle” top 11 Simpsons episodes.


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St. Elmo's Fire

St. Elmo's Fire
(Unplugged)


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