The Finger Files 

Billy Joel’s 50th MSG Show Review

  • 5:48 pm Thursday, March 29th, 2018 by fingers13

Last night I took my girlfriend and two daughters to their first Billy Joel show. It was a special night being his 50th consecutive show in his residency at the world famous Madison Square Garden. My oldest daughter, Melodie, recently got into his catalog after hearing “Piano Man” hmm wonder why ha ha. Anyway, he was nothing shy of spectacular. His timeless songs and great stage banter along with a stellar band and light show made for a truly unforgettable evening. To watch and listen to him perform I was amazed by him at his age.  You give me hope [More]

When Farewell Means See You Later!?

  • 6:54 pm Tuesday, March 27th, 2018 by fingers13

Think. How many bands have you seen announce their “Farewell” tour and then return. My first memory is of The Who in 1982. Then Kiss did it in 2000 and then did 12 more tours! Sometimes it’s a legitimate desire to stop and maybe that changes after being off the road for some time. Sometimes it’s a money grab. I won’t pontificate between who is who here. What I want to do is show this trend goes way back in the music industry and some are indeed legit.

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Ozzy, Elton John, Slayer, Paul Simon, Joan Baez and others have [More]

Watch! Ringo Gets Knighted

  • 3:58 pm Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 by fingers13

When the 4 lads hit the scene back in the ’60’s no one knew they would blow up and still carry so much weight in the 2000’s Well except maybe Brian Epstein and George Martin. But here they are the surviving members still playing and recording in their 70’s. God Bless ’em. Watch Ringo chat about the honor right after receiving it. Way to go Mr Starkey. – Fingers

Click Link Below to watch Ringo Glow!

http://www.bbc.com/news/av/embed/p061qjqt/43472196