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Billy Joel Has Axl Rose as Special Guest in LA

  • 7:52 am Monday, May 15th, 2017 by Denise Ryan

Billy Joel played Dodger Stadium in LA Saturday night and Axl Rose joined him for a couple songs.

AC/DC’s “Highway to Hell” has kind of become a staple in Billy Joel concerts. Billy doesn’t sing it, someone else comes out for that while he’s on guitar.

This time that someone was Axl Rose. Considering Axl stepped in on tour last year with AC/DC when Brian Johnson was sidelined for hearing loss, Axl’s got this one down.

That was all well and good… then he came back.

During the encore, Axl returned for “Big Shot.”

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New CNN Series Explores Music as a Part of History

  • 12:41 pm Wednesday, April 19th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

This new CNN series looks right up our alley.

“Soundtracks: The Songs That Defined History,” premieres this Thursday night at 10pm. It looks at the songs that are tied to “pivotal moments in history.”

They used the Queen, David Bowie collaboration “Under Pressure” for the trailer (below), which has Billy Joel, a huge history buff, talking about how music expresses humanity.

The 8-part series is produced by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.