We want to provide you with about a three hour break from the hideous 24/7 news cycle,” Don Henley told New York audience. “Something familiar in uncertain times …
November 28, 1974 ~ John Lennon makes his last-ever concert appearance when he joins Elton John on stage at Madison Square Garden, reciprocating for Elton’s appearance on “Whatever Gets You Thru The Night” and making good on a bet he lost: Elton wagered that “Whatever Gets You Thru The Night” would hit #1 in the US, and when it did, Lennon owed the appearance. The pair perform that song and also do The Beatles’ “I Saw Her Standing There” and “Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds.”
How’s this for a triple bill? On March 12th, Weezer , Pixies , and TV on the Radio will share the stage at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The concert is part of Weezer and Pixies’ upcoming co-headlining tour of North America , which kicks off four days earlier in Louisville, Kentucky.
Legends gathered at Madison Square Garden on January 7, 1997 for Bowie’s 50th birthday bash. It’s a charity concert benefiting Save the Children. Bowie’s famous pals – including Sonic Youth, Lou Reed, Robert Smith, Billy Corgan, and Foo Fighters, among others – pay tribute with renditions of the singer’s tunes. Bowie closes out the event with his 1969 hit “Space Oddity.”