Articles tagged billy joel

Armed With a Slew of Hits, Billy Joel Welcomes the New Year in South Florida

Billy Joel unlocked the door to his hit factory in South Florida. His songs tonight happened to be as classic as they were dated; that is, they were both timeless and historical.

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20 Songs from the ‘90s That Time Forgot

Rather than dig through the discount CD bin, give the tunes from this reminiscence of lost '90s singles a spin.

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Counterbalance: Billy Joel’s ‘The Nylon Curtain’

This week's Counterbalance looks at what is most likely Billy Joel's weirdest album, 1982's The Nylon Curtain, which has yet to make the Great List, and probably never will.

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Tor Miller - “Midnight” (video) (Premiere)

With sonic companions such as Billy Joel and Sam Smith, Tor Miller's brand of piano-centric pop casts a wistful and fond gaze upon New York City.

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3 Jan 2011 // 10:00 PM

Billy Joel: The Hits

After listening to The Hits, you’ll either get really depressed about American masculinity, or you’ll admire the naked hustle of our sixth-biggest recording artist.

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By the Time Jimmy Webb Got to Nashville

From Elk City to Los Angeles to Nashville, Jimmy Webb celebrates five decades of songwriting on Just Across the River with ten artists you just might recognize and tells PopMatters all about it.

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24 Jul 2008 // 11:00 PM

Billy Joel: The Stranger

Billy Joel's long-admired and often-purchased career peak has been given a 30th-anniversary deluxe treatment. Is it worth it? Mostly.

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15 Jul 2008 // 3:39 AM

Billy Joel ready for final concerts at Shea Stadium

Billy Joel doesn’t pause after hearing how tickets to his upcoming Shea Stadium shows - “The Last Play at Shea” - were being resold

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28 Nov 2007 // 4:24 AM

This black and white photograph autographedby Billy Joel is among the memorabilia of Denny Somachand Dave Sestak. On Nov. 28, 1973, when Billy Joel arrived in the

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28 Nov 2007 // 4:20 AM

Billy Joel sounds shocked—shocked!—when he is told that Tuesday was the 25th anniversary of the release of “Allentown” as a single. “There’s

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14 Nov 2007 // 12:20 PM

Billy Joel’s stats are impressive. He’s sold some 80 million records in the United States, which makes him the sixth bestselling artist in the

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31 Aug 2006 // 12:00 AM

Billy Joel: 12 Gardens Live

I know, another Billy Joel compilation? Live, even? Yes, but standing on its own, 12 Gardens Live is actually a very good listen.

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5 May 2006 // 1:00 AM

Billy Joel

's name hangs from the rafters of the world's most famous arena, not the man himself. Love him or hate him, the Piano Man ain't going anywhere.

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22 Dec 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Billy Joel: My Lives

This box set isn't simply a look back at Joel's career; it's a document of the artist as a creator and interpreter.

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22 Jul 2002 // 11:00 PM

	Billy Joel: The Nylon Curtain

Break all the records . . . burn the cassettes . . . It’s 1982. The United States (and the world at large) is adjusting to the next phase of the

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

	Billy Joel: 2000 Years: The Millennium Concert

In his 1989 hit single, “We Didn’t Start the Fire,” Billy Joel attempted to catalogue a half-century of people and events in under four minutes

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//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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