Billy Joel in Black and White (A PopEntertainment.com Video Review)
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Billy Joel in Black and White (A PopEntertainment.com Video Review)

BILLY JOEL IN BLACK AND WHITE (2022) Featuring Billy Joel, Tommy Byrnes and Mark Rivera. Directed by Steven Cohen. Distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. 49 minutes. Not Rated. Billy Joel has long since given up on being a recording artist – his last pop album was River of Dreams in 1993, and he did … Continue reading

Josh Groban & Idina Menzel – Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA – November 12, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)
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Josh Groban & Idina Menzel – Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA – November 12, 2018 (A PopEntertainment.com Concert Review)

Josh Groban & Idina Menzel – Wells Fargo Center – Philadelphia, PA – November 12, 2018 Broadway came to the Wells Fargo Center on Monday as Josh Groban (The Great Comet of 1812, the album Stages) and diva Idina Menzel (Wicked, Rent) shared the stage. Menzel opened the night with a stellar set, mixing her … Continue reading

Donnie Kehr Brings “The Greatest Piano Men” to the Stage This August
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Donnie Kehr Brings “The Greatest Piano Men” to the Stage This August

Donnie Kehr Brings “The Greatest Piano Men” to the Stage This August by Brad Balfour Multi-talented musician Donnie Kehr has not only created and promoted “Rockers on Broadway” but has been a rocker on Broadway when he appeared in such musicals as “Billy Elliot,” The Who’s “Tommy,” Elton John and Tim Rice’s “Aida,” “The Human … Continue reading

Itzhak (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Itzhak (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

ITZHAK (2017) Featuring Itzhak Perlman, Toby Perlman, Alan Alda, Amnon Weinstein, Stefan Valcuha, Billy Joel, Zubin Mehta, Pinchas Zukerman, Evgeny Kissin, Mischa Maiskey, Martha Argerich, Barack Obama, Dorothy Delay and the Klezmatics. Directed by Alison Chernick. Distributed by American Masters Pictures. 83 minutes. Not Rated. It’s 6:00 a.m. and I’ve been moved to tears by … Continue reading

Jackson Harris – A Journal Entry of His Life
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Jackson Harris – A Journal Entry of His Life

Jackson Harris A Journal Entry of His Life by Caroline Serling Jackson Harris is an up-and-coming 23 year-old singer songwriter from New York, working his way into the spotlight.  Growing up surrounded by the influence of a musical family, it was clear Harris had the right people around to set him on the proper path … Continue reading

Billy Joel Is In a New York State of Mind
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Billy Joel Is In a New York State of Mind

Billy Joel Is In a New York State of Mind by Jay S. Jacobs It isn’t often that a musician is considered to be almost synonymous with a venue where they play.  On the rare occasions that something like this does happen, it is usually small clubs played early on in a career – like … Continue reading

Mutlu – Livin’ On Philly Soul
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Mutlu – Livin’ On Philly Soul

mutlu LIVIN’ ON PHILLY SOUL by Jay S. Jacobs On a recent afternoon in the up-and-coming Philadelphia neighborhood of Northern Liberties, Mutlu Onoral and I are sitting in a little sandwich shop.  We’d originally planned on hitting a trendily seedy local Spanish joint called Bar Ferdinand, but it was too late for lunch and too … Continue reading

B.B. King – Talking with the King
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B.B. King – Talking with the King

B.B. King Talking with the King by Ken Sharp B.B. King is championed by pundits as the quintessential blues guitar player. Since his emergence in the Fifties, King, trusty black Gibson “Lucille”” guitar in hand, has wowed audiences with his gritty, expressive voice and spectacular blues guitar playing. He can say more in one note … Continue reading