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Music By Turner: Billy Joel fans will have to rely on reissues of great tunes

Why won't Billy write?Maybe he's right ? and we're the ones that are crazy!It's been 20 long years since Billy Joel released a new pop/rock album. He was just 43 years old when he began watching his wheels go 'round and 'round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-02-04/music-turner-billy-jo
Billy Joel in third car accident in two years

BAYVILLE, N.Y. -- Singer Billy Joel was involved in his third car accident in two years Sunday when he slammed into a house on a wet road on Long Island. No one was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/27/ent_413579.shtml
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Holiday music releases have new takes on classics

...Sending You a Little Christmas (Colum bia Records) ? One of the classic voices of Christmas, Mathis duets with Billy Joel, Natalie Cole, Gloria Estefan and Susan Boyle on a satisfying sixth holiday album of his storied career. ? 3½ stars...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-12-03/holiday-music-release
Rants & Raves

...trail, third in the Augusta area. RANT TO WBBQ: I own Billy Joel's Piano Man album. Believe me, he has more songs...and give your listeners a little more credit; add some Billy Joel variety to your so-called variety station. A PROFESSIONAL...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-11-05/rants-raves
Nancy Lemenager is coming back to Broadway

NEW YORK -- From Jerome Kern to Billy Joel - Nancy Lemenager is returning to Broadway. Lemenager...Plymouth. Telecharge. -"Movin' Out." Songs by Billy Joel. Choreography by Twyla Tharp. A dance musical about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/12/art_411840.shtml
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The call of karaoke: 'Car singers' find thrill in making own music

...brief moment to confer with the man behind the soundboard, takes up the microphone and begins to sing.The song is the Billy Joel classic Piano Man, and while Scott's rendition isn't an exact duplicate of the original, he sings the standard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-06-20/call-karaoke-car-sing
Ramblin' Rhodes: Brotherton, on road with Keen, recalls Augusta roots

...The three sets, which will raise money for child abuse prevention, will include the entire Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band album and hits by Chicago, Boz Scaggs, Stevie Wonder, Billy Joel, Rod Stewart, Dire Straits and others.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-06-19/ramblin-rhodes-brothe
12-12-12

Now Playing Synopsis: A documentary about the historic benefit concert for victims of Hurricane Sandy held on December 12, 2012 that featured a number of the world's most celebrated artists playing their beloved hits for a good cause. Among the superstars who perform are The Who, Billy Joel, Kanye West, Bruce Springsteen and many more. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Billy Joel signs book publishing deal with Scholastic

NEW YORK -- First the Material Girl, now the Piano Man. Billy Joel has agreed to write two children's books for Scholastic, the U.S. publisher of the "Harry Potter" novels. The first book...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/23/art_416463.shtml
Arts
Little Kids Rock is a real-life 'School of Rock'

...There's more than one way to teach kids the beat. On a recent school day, Liberty DeVitto, the longtime drummer for Billy Joel, asked third-graders at P.S. 176 to flip over their guitars and tap out rhythms on the wooden backs. In seconds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/28/mus_398719.shtml
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