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Video: Billy Joel Tries 'Strong American Medicine' In 1987 Russia - Billboard

Video: Billy Joel Tries 'Strong American Medicine' In 1987 Russia - Billboard

When Billy Joel rocked Russia in in 1987, he "gave it all away," he says in an exclusive clip at Billboard from his forthcoming DVD documenting the tour, A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia. In fact he gave so much in his performances, he lost his voice and had an amusing encounter with late-Cold-War-era Russian healthcare and someone's funny idea of "strong American medicine."

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Video: Watch Billy Joel Crowd-Surf To 'The Longest Time' - Rolling Stone

Video: Watch Billy Joel Crowd-Surf To 'The Longest Time' - Rolling Stone

When the Kremlin invited Billy Joel, one of the very few rock stars to enter the country at that point, to play in the Motherland during the summer of 1987, it made for some historic footage. The result is captured in A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia, a DVD/Blu-ray concert film and live double-album out May 20th.

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Video: Watch Billy Joel's History-Making Press Conference In Russia - Huffington Post UK

Video: Watch Billy Joel's History-Making Press Conference In Russia - Huffington Post UK

Watch an exclusive clip of Billy Joel's history-making press conference in Russia as taken from A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia.

Billy's visit to Russia became a worldwide news event, with journalists and writers covering the tour, its progress, and the effect Billy, his band and his family were having on the Russian people.

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Video: Billy Joel Performs 'Stiletto' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Video: Billy Joel Performs 'Stiletto' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Take an exclusive look at Billy Joel performing "Stiletto" in a new video at The Guardian. This clip is taken from A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia.

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Exclusive Video Premiere Of 'Pressure' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Exclusive Video Premiere Of 'Pressure' From 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia'

Watch the exclusive video premiere of "Pressure" right now on Amazon, a sneak peek from Billy Joel's upcoming A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia.

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Enter To Win Billy Joel Commemorative Poster Contest At Creative Allies

Enter To Win Billy Joel Commemorative Poster Contest At Creative Allies

Have you seen our contest at Creative Allies to design a vintage poster to commemorate A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia? Check out this submission by Josh Merrick. What do you think?

Visit Creative Allies to learn how to enter and to see more art from the contest!

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Video: Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Hosted By Howard Stern - Highlights & News

Video: Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Hosted By Howard Stern - Highlights & News

Howard Stern and Billy Joel wowed a lucky crowd of just 100 people with an intimate talk/concert for SiriusXM Satellite radio’s “Town Hall” series on Monday afternoon. Guests were invited to a secret location, which turned out to be the Cutting Room on E. 32nd St., at noon for a three-hour chat between the two and, of course, Stern’s ever-present sidekick, Robin Quivers. There to perform were Idina Menzel, P!nk and Melissa Etheridge, who rocked the house with a sexy rendition of “Only the Good Die Young.” ...

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Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Event Hosted By Howard Stern

Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Event Hosted By Howard Stern

Billy Joel sat today with Howard Stern and special guests for a SiriusXM Town Hall event broadcast live from The Cutting Room in New York City.

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Billy Joel Cover Story In American Songwriter May/June Edition

Billy Joel Cover Story In American Songwriter May/June Edition

Billy Joel is featured on the cover of the May/June edition of American Songwriter. In a frank and candid interview, the Piano Man discusses his musical legacy and why he stopped writing songs for the masses, as he embarks on an arena tour that includes a string of sold-out shows at Madison Square Garden.

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Video: Billy Joel 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia' Behind-The-Scenes - Last.fm

Video: Billy Joel 'A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia' Behind-The-Scenes - Last.fm

Billy Joel's A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia will be released next month as concert 2CD, DVD and Blu-ray editions, along with a Deluxe Edition box set that includes the SHOWTIME® documentary film chronicling Billy's 1987 Soviet Tour, directed by four-time Emmy-winner Jim Brown.

Last.fm has an exclusive behind-the-scenes video from the documentary, where Billy and other members of the team discuss the difficulty of staging the first full rock & roll concerts in Russia.

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Enter To Win Tickets For Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Event Hosted By Howard Stern

Enter To Win Tickets For Billy Joel SiriusXM Town Hall Event Hosted By Howard Stern

Billy Joel and Legacy Recordings invite you to enter now for a chance to win a pair of tickets to the SiriusXM Radio Town Hall event with Billy Joel, hosted by Howard Stern!

The event will broadcast live from a secret, intimate location in New York City on Monday, April 28. It will also feature a Q&A session -- Billy Joel answering questions from a select audience of SiriusXM listeners about his legendary 50-year career.

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Billy Joel Commemorative Poster Contest Now At Creative Allies

Billy Joel Commemorative Poster Contest Now At Creative Allies

Calling all our creatives out there! Help us commemorate the release of A Matter Of Trust: The Bridge To Russia by entering our art contest inspired by the music of Billy Joel.

Details are available at Creative Allies. Can't wait to see what you all come up with!

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