Billy Joel Gives Commencement Address At His Old High School

Billy Joel gave some lucky high schoolers a few words of wisdom when he offered the commencement address at his former high school. The Long Island native attended Hicksville High School but fell one credit short of graduating after oversleeping and missing a crucial English exam. He was later awarded his diploma in 1992 after submitting his remaining academic requirements.

U2's Adam Clayton Honored At MusiCares Event

U2 bassist Adam Clayton was honored at the recent MusiCares benefit. The event took place earlier this week at the Playstation Theater in New York's Times Square and Clayton received the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award at the annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit Concert. During his speech, Clayton opened up about his alcoholism.

Jackson Browne Adds Anaheim Date

Jackson Browne has confirmed plans for a headlining performance in Anaheim, California later this summer. The show will take place at the City National Grove of Anaheim on Saturday, July 29, 2017. Tickets go on sale Friday, June 30 at noon. In addition to that show, Browne has also signed on to give a headlining performance at this year's upcoming Laid Back Fest.

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