Billy Joel Newswire

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  1. Letter: Great Shows at SVACRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Manchester Journal

    ... contemporary music lovers of all ages. Broadway and Lincoln Center came to Manchester: Cold Spring Harbor Band (Billy Joel's music and incredible saxophonist Richie Cannata) on June 24, O Sole Trio (Italian hits from Sinatra to Pavarotti) on July ...

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  2. 'Painted Ruins' review: Grizzly Bear loosens upRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... straightforward for them, a mix of guitar rock and keyboards that sounds like it could have come from side two of Billy Joel's "Glass Houses." However, Grizzly Bear hasn't abandoned all of its hallmarks. There's a bit of swooning Radiohead-like ...

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  3. REVIEWS: R&B performer: Roy Brown; Singer: Billy Joel; Pianist: Valentina KamenikovaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Town Line

    Three New Orleans musical legends are given major representation in the above collection. They are Roy Brown , Dave Bartholomew , and Professor Longhair , each of whom contributed songs, vocals and instrumentals, and troubleshooting mentoring to the rich soil of rock, rhythm and blues, pop soul, and other elements still influencing a specifically American music and the more famous men and women of splendid talent who have shared it through concerts and recordings.

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  4. Big Billy Joel moments in August: Della Rose Joel was born, Christie Brinkley divorce and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Newsday

    ... concert at Nassau Coliseum to his first performance on "The Late Show With David Letterman," here are the notable Billy Joel anniversaries on the calendar this month. Aug. 2, 1987: Joel plays Lenin Sports and Concert Complex in Leningrad, USSR, as ...

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  5. Eagles Tribute Band, Desert Highway, to Performs in Wildwood Crest, Aug. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Cape May County Herald

    ... Box Aug. 9; pop, rock and dance hits with an Irish twist with Jamison Celtic Rock Aug 12; and all the hits of Billy Joel with Street Life Serenade Aug. 16. For more information about Desert Highway, log on to www.deserthighwayband.com . For more ...

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  6. Axl Rose, Puccini, 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' theme -- it's all rock ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | City Pages

    Axl Rose, Puccini, 'The Mary Tyler Moore Show' theme -- it's all rock and roll to Billy Joel at Target Field Not that I ever thought about it. Not till Friday night, when Rose joined Joel onstage at Target Field, belting "Highway to Hell" while the star of the show, in dark suit and tie, happily power-chorded in support like the luckiest dad at Rock Camp.

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  7. 'Piano Man' Billy Joel Charms Target FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | KSTP

    Billy Joel kicked off downtown Minneapolis' weekend of fun with a two and a half hour set that included Guns N' Roses frontman Axl Rose surprising fans with AC/DC's cover of "Highway to Hell." Rose belted out vocals while Joel jammed on guitar.

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  8. Rock band manager, radio voice talent Joyce Layne dies at 85Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | The Miami Herald

    ... band, Rapid Transit, a popular act in Miami in the 1970s. She landed the group supporting gigs opening for Billy Joel, Black Oak Arkansas, and Blood, Sweat & Tears. She ushered the band onto stages at the Miami Marine Stadium and at live music ...

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  9. Billy Joel swats it out of the park at Target Field with surprise assist from Axl RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | TwinCities

    Billy Joel tells the sold-out crowd at Target Field on Friday, July 28, he has a fly swatter with him, not because of bites, but because he's worried he'll swallow a fly. Billy Joel played his first local outdoor show Friday night at Minneapolis' Target Field and had a special guest on stage to help him mark the occasion.

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  10. Billy Joel comes out swinging at Target Field, then adds a big shot in Axl RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | Star Tribune

    Billy Joel made his Twin Cities debut at the old Marigold Ballroom in downtown Minneapolis in 1974. He played the first concert ever at Target Center in 1990.

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  11. Why Are Boomers and Gen-Xers Turning Their Backs on Old Rockers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | The New York Observer

    ... defy other middle aged rock bands to find a fifty-something frontman as spry as Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson. Billy Joel has not released an album of new rock/pop material since 1993's River of Dreams , but the guy has cranked out so many hits that ...

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  12. Christie Brinkley's Dating Problem: Hard to Meet Nice Guys at 63 Years OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | News Max

    ... know, I'm counting on my friends to, like, pull something out of the hat." Brinkley was first married to singer Billy Joel and had one child, reported the Daily Mail . Her marriage to architect Peter Cook, who she had two more children with, ended ...

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  13. Acoustic performances to close Elmhurst concert seriesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 24 | Daily Herald

    ... has been performing live shows since she was just 13. She plays guitar and ukulele, while covering Adele, Billy Joel, Maroon 5 and many other popular artists across genres. "Most of my songs are inspired by stories and events that are both personal ...

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  14. Billy Joel brings his ballpark tour to Cleveland's Progressive FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Ohio.com

    ... For more specific information on how to update your browser --Click Here or visit your browser's website. Billy Joel performs Only the Good Die Young during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in New York in 1999. Singer Billy Joel ...

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  15. Know Your ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Tucson Weekly

    Orange County singer, songwriter and pianist Andrew McMahon is three-for-three. His bands Something Corporate and Jack's Mannequin each blended popped-up punk hooks with, yes, adult contemporary , resulting in a fetching din that sat comfortably between Green Day and Billy Joel.

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  16. Billy Joel brings his ballpark tour to Cleveland's Progressive FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Ohio.com

    ... For more specific information on how to update your browser --Click Here or visit your browser's website. Billy Joel performs Only the Good Die Young during the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies in New York in 1999. Singer Billy Joel ...

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  17. CD Spotlight. Demons or Angels?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Music and Vision Daily

    Formerly a founding member of country rockabilly band 'Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen' , guest with 'Asleep at the Wheel' , saxophonist and violinist Andy Stein is the guy to blame for the orchestral adaptation of Schubert 's String Quartet in D minor, D 810 . Some of the many celebrities Stein has worked with include Perlman, Domingo , B B King , Von Stade, Emmylou Harris, Bob Dylan, Aerosmith, Billy Joel, Willy Nelson, Mariah Carey, Tony Bennett, Chakka Kahn, James Taylor and Smashing Pumpkins.

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  18. There's big money to be made in Ramadan bazaarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... stalls in a safe and hygienic way. Finally, there is the idea that a lottery should even things out. US singer Billy Joel does this with his concerts by not making the first few rows available for sale, and then giving out the tickets to seats at ...

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  19. Farmers' Market and Free Concert today at the Orange FairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Orange Live

    ... and food trucks-Zuppardi's Pizza and Szabos Seafood also will be at the market. The band, River of Dreams (a Billy Joel tribute band) will be performing at the Gazebo beginning at 6:30. Be sure to take advantage of the new Lions Water Fountain and ...

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  20. Billy Joel's big moments in July: Alexis Roderick marriage, The Bridge Tour and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Newsday

    July 1, 2015: With his 65th concert at Madison Square Garden, Billy Joel broke Elton John's record at the venue. July 4, 2015: In a surprise ceremony held at Billy Joel's Centre Island estate, the singer married Alexis Roderick.

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