Like Great Britain itself, the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 London Olympics this past weekend was full of musical variety. And for the first time ever, the ceremony’s soundtrack was available for purchase just minutes after it aired.
“We have recorded a piece of music that is a fabulous ending for the Olympics… and just shows the great music that has come out of this country,” Daltrey said. “This country has put some fabulous music out into the world.”
As rumored over the last several months, The Who will play the Olympics closing ceremony in London on August 12.
Omega, the official time-keeper of the 2012 London Olympics, has used “Start Me Up” to soundtrack Olympic athletes.
Rumor has it that Pink Floyd will reunite for a performance at the 2012 Summer Games in London this coming July. Sadly, the news of a reunion is just rumor, and rumors tend to be […]
With the 2012 Summer Olympics in London approaching, Paul McCartney has hinted that a new incarnation of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm], featuring himself and Ringo Starr, could perform live at the event.
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