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Billy Joel to play open-ended run at Madison Square Garden

Billy Joel to play open-ended run at Madison Square Garden

Susan Watts/New York Daily News Madison Square Garden announces Billy Joel as the arena’s first-ever music franchise alongside the Knicks, Rangers and Liberty. Exactly how much Billy Joel does New York want? We’ll soon find out since Joel and the Garden announced Tuesday that, starting in January, The Piano Man will begin playing one show a month, for “as long ...

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Giant Louis Vuitton suitcase booted from Red Square

Giant Louis Vuitton suitcase booted from Red Square

TATYANA MAKEYEVA/REUTERS People walk past a Louis Vuitton pavilion shaped like a giant suitcase in central Moscow. Matthias Rust shocked the Soviet Union when the young German landed a small plane on Red Square in 1987. This week, a giant symbol of mammon appeared in Russia’s most venerated public place and traditionalists were not amused. President Vladimir Putin‘s government found ...

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Xbox One lights up Times Square

STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images Gamers are reminded to get ready for the launch of the Xbox One in Times Square. Microsoft’s successor to the Xbox 360 is going head to head with Sony’s PlayStation 4 and Nintendo’s Wii U in the eighth generation of video game consoles. The thrill is not gone. Seven hours of waiting on line for the Xbox ...

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Review: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis at Theater at Madison Square Garden

Julia Xanthos/New York Daily News The hits Macklemore rapped Wednesday functioned as much as confessionals as songs. They made their name with low-budget videos, homemade recordings and a song about trolling for bargains in thrift stores. But the latest tour by the hit hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis boasts a full horn section, two string players, three dancers and ...

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