Elton John- Goodbye Yellow Brick Road 45th Anniversary pt2

Elton John‘s 1973 masterpiece Goodbye Yellow Brick Road , a monumental musical double album banquet containing eighteen songs in a variety of styles, moods, and tempos was already secure high atop the pantheon of twentieth century popular culture when a violent tragedy involving the best and worst of modern life collided right before the collective eyes of the planet. And a song from Elton John and lyricist Bernie Taupin resurrected from Goodbye Yellow Brick Road , “Candle in the Wind”, would take center stage  before more than a billion  grieving people worldwide. Elton and Bernie return here In the Studio  for the dramatic epilogue to say “Goodbye English Rose” the week of October 1. –Redbeard