Billy Joel rang in 2024, not at New York City's Madison Square Garden, but at the UBS Arena in his home of Long Island, New York. And he took the opportunity to assure hometown fans that he's not leaving the area, even though he's... Read More.
Billy Joel made an appearance Tuesday, November 21, at a preview of Billy Joel — My Life: A Piano Man’s Journey, a new exhibit at the Long Island Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame."This is a little overwhelming. Did you ever find yourself surrounded by you?" Joel... Read More.
Just in time for the holidays, the late Jimmy Buffet’s 1996 Christmas album, Christmas Island, is being released on vinyl for the first time. The album features covers of holiday staples like “Jingle Bells,” “I’ll Be Home For Christmas,” “Up on the House Top" and “Run Rudolph Run”... Read More.
Gov’t Mule is once again inviting fans to come hang out with them on the beach. The band just announced details of their Island Exodus 14, happening January 14-18, at Jewel Paradise Cove Resort in Runaway Bay, Jamaica.The island getaway will feature four nights of... Read More.
A decade of Tom Waits music is getting reissued this fall.Island/UMe is set to release newly remastered editions of the albums Waits released on Island Records between 1983 and 1993.The reissue series, overseen by Waits and his songwriting partner Kathleen Brennan, will kick off September 1 with 1983’s Swordfishtrombones, marking... Read More.
Jimmy Buffett has returned to the stage.People reports that the 76-year-old was the surprise guest this past weekend at a Rhode Island concert headlined by songwriter and Buffett’s Coral Reefer Band bandmate Mac McAnally.Fan-shot video posted to Facebook shows McAnally performing the Alan Jackson/Buffett hit “It’s Five O'Clock... Read More.