IN OTHER NEWS
Billy Joel has added show number-10 to his one-gig-a-month residency at New York’s Madison Square Garden. This one is set for October 2nd. And on Saturday, tickets to Billy’s first-ever performance at Boston’s Fenway Park on June 26th sold out in five minutes. Of course the promoter, Live Nation, has not said how many tickets were put on sale and how many have been held back for VIPs, etc.
Chicago performs on the syndicated Queen Latifah Show on Monday.
Keith Richards is celebrating the birth of his fifth grandchild, as his daughter Angela gave birth to son Otto Reed on Thursday. Angela and the boy’s father, Graham Whitney, also have a two-and-half-year-old daughter, Ava Melody. Keith, who’s rehearsing with The Rolling Stones in Paris, says, “I couldn’t be happier for them.”