During Billy Joel's concert last Tuesday (8/4) marking the final show at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, NY, special guest Paul Simon made a surprise appearance for three songs during the three-hour set.
AC/DC frontman Brian Johnson surprised a sold-out Billy Joel audience on Friday night (3/21), when he took the stage about halfway through the set to lead the band through an impressively accurate take of AC/DC's "You Shook Me All Night Long."
In something of a flip on the concept of the glitzy Las Vegas residency that's blossomed in recent years, Billy Joel found himself a regular gig close to his house. His monthly Madison Square Garden residency kicked off this week with a night of singalongs and salty jokes--a perfect combo for his longtime fans.
As Katy Perry worked through a few rounds of presales late last week, ticket sales prompted the addition of several shows to her already lengthy schedule, while Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera and Foster the People all dipped their respective toes into U.S. tour activity with Jazz Fest ticket onsales.