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Big Shot's Mike DelGuidice talks Veterans Day and Billy Joel - Digital Journal

Wantagh - Mike DelGuidice of Big Shot, the Billy Joel tribute band, sat down and chatted with me prior to his November 11th show at Mulcahy's about Veterans Day, his latest endeavors with Billy Joel, and he even talked about The Moody Blues. For ...

Alan Cumming gets a little 'Sappy' at Sanders Theatre - The Boston Globe

By Mark Shanahan Globe Staff October 10, 2017. The talented and funny Alan Cumming delighted a crowd at Sanders Theatre with a set of maudlin pop and show tunes over the weekend. Aptly titled “Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs,” the Celebrity Series ...

Billy Joel announces Dublin gig; Twain adds one - RTE.ie

Billy Joel will make his first visit to Ireland since 2013 when he plays the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Saturday 23 June, 2018. Meanwhile, country pop star Shania Twain has added another Dublin date. Tickets for Joel's show go on sale on Monday ...

Is diversification as we know it broken? - The Globe and Mail

In May, I travelled to New York to cross an item off my bucket list: seeing Billy Joel perform at Madison Square Garden. One of the highlights of the show came when a group of American servicemen and servicewomen joined Mr. Joel on stage during ...

Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs on PBS Tonight - Playbill.com

Alan Cumming Sings Sappy Songs, starring the Tony and Olivier-winning actor Alan Cumming, makes its PBS debut November 18 at 9 PM ET, as part of the sixth annual PBS Arts Fall Festival. In the hour-long special, Cumming performs songs that mark ...

PHOTO GALLERY: 'Piano Man' concert in aid of Naas Food Bank - Leinster Leader

'Piano Man' John Forde played a concert recently in Naas' old Dara Cinema in aid of the town's Main Street Food Bank. John is a well-known face on the Naas music scene, as he used to own the now-closed record store Top Twenty. With his 'Piano Man' show ...

'Flags, Freedom and Fireworks' celebrates best of America - Villages-News

A dream came true Friday for Diane Vargas and maybe it helped heal the nightmarish scars of war during an emotion-packed tribute for Vietnam veterans in the Savannah Center. From “Good Morning Vietnam,” to “Goodnight Saigon,” this was an inspirational ...

Hear Alan Cumming cover Miley Cyrus - Entertainment Weekly

Alan Cumming, he of The Good Wife and Cabaret and everything in between, is returning to his theater roots — something he does frequently, fortunately — with a new album of self-professed sappy tunes. Recorded at the Cafe Carlyle and self ...

Juniper's board sings goodnight Shaygan - Network World

What is NB-IoT? For all you youngsters out there who don't appreciate classic rock, check out the Billy Joel song called "Goodnight Saigon." In it, Joel pines about perils of war and how terrible it was. However, in the song there's a message of being ...

Steve Hancock: Vietnam Vet, Avid Runner, Haunted By Vietnam - Hartford Courant

Following his death, Vietnam vet Stephen Hancock left a powerful reminder for his two children. LORI RILEY, lriley@courant.comThe Hartford Courant. Michelle Hancock remembers her father sitting in the dark in the living room listening to Billy Joel's ...

'SNL' Scorecard: Melissa McCarthy And The Cast Says Goodbye To Seth Meyers - Huffington Post

Each longtime “SNL” cast member seems to have his or her own unique way of leaving the show. When Darrell Hammond (still the longest tenured cast member in the show's history) left, not a direct word about it was mentioned, but during the final sketch ...

Garth Brooks Tips a Hat to Billy Joel With Two Covers at Kennedy Center Honors - Taste of Country

Garth Brooks was welcomed to the Kennedy Center Stage to pay tribute to a special award recipient once again in 2013. On Sunday (Dec. 29), Brooks had the opportunity to honor Billy Joel with a once-in-a-lifetime performance. An enthusiastic crowd ...

VIDEO: Garth Brooks, Don Henley & More Pay Tribute to Billy Joel at KENNEDY CENTER HONORS - Broadway World

Don Henley was among the performers who paid tribute to 2013 Kennedy Center honoree Billy Joel on last night's THE 36TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS on CBS. The Eagles frontman sang the classic ballad, 'She's Got a Way'. Also paying homage to the ...

'SNL' Scorecard: Will Ferrell Is Not A Belieber - Huffington Post

The last time Will Ferrell hosted “Saturday Night Live,” the show (and that season) ended with an epic sing-along of Bill Joel's “Goodnight Saigon.” Last night's offering did not have that same monumental feel to it — even though there were guest ...

VOTD: Will Ferrell's SNL Rendition of “Goodnight Saigon” with Tom Hanks and Crew - /FILM (blog)

Ferrell, knee-deep in a yuppie's faux-VietNam flashback, lead one and all in a touching rendition of Billy Joel's wartime classic “Goodnight Saigon.” The meaning behind the lyrics, “Yes, we would all go down together,” in terms of the show's legacy ...

Will Ferrell Says Goodnight To “Saturday Night Live,” Saigon - Idolator: All About The Music (blog)

Perhaps perplexed by the prospect of five-and-change minutes to fill with zero chance for making Will Ferrell dress up like George Bush, or Alex Trebek, or , for a second time during its 90-minute running time, this weekend's Saturday Night Live closed ...

Aslan announce covers album track-listing - hotpress.com

Aslan have announced the songs that'll feature on their forthcoming Aslan Uncased covers album, five of which were selected by fans. They are: David Bowie 'Quicksand', U2 'All I Want Is You', John Lennon 'Jealous Guy', Red Hot Chili Peppers 'My Friend ...

"Goodnight Saigon" is a song written by Billy Joel, originally appearing on his 1982 album The Nylon Curtain, about the Vietnam War. It depicts the situation and attitude of United States Marines beginning with their military training on Parris Island and then into different aspects of Vietnam combat.

"Goodnight Saigon"
GoodnightSaigon.jpg
Single by Billy Joel
from the album The Nylon Curtain
B-side A Room of Our Own
Released February 1983
Format CD
Recorded Spring 1982
Genre Rock
Length 7:03
Label Columbia
Writer(s) Billy Joel
Producer(s) Phil Ramone
Billy Joel singles chronology
"Allentown"
(1983)
"Goodnight Saigon"
(1983)
"Tell Her About It"
(1983)

"Goodnight Saigon" is a song written by Billy Joel, originally appearing on his 1982 album The Nylon Curtain, about the Vietnam War. It depicts the situation and attitude of United States Marines beginning with their military training on Parris Island and then into different aspects of Vietnam combat.