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Billy Joel: Live at Shea Stadium

“Captain Jack”

Shortly before the demolition of New York City’s Shea Stadium in July 2008, superstar Billy Joel electrified audiences with two memorable concerts at the historic arena. Watch him perform the 1973 classic “Captain Jack” in that concert.

Billy Joel: Live at Shea Stadium

“Piano Man”

Chosen as the last rock act to play the venue, Billy Joel staged his “Last Play at Shea” concerts on July 16 and July 18, 2008, rocking a combined audience of 110,000 fans with one of the most emotionally charged shows ever played at the historic stadium. Watch him perform his classic anthem “Piano Man” […]

Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Celebration from Madison Square Garden

“We Shall Overcome”

A well rounded ensemble of musicians featuring many of Seeger’s friends sing a moving round of “We Shall Overcome” on the stage of Madison Square Garden for his landmark birthday concert. More performances: Seeger and Friends Perform “This Land Is Your Land” The Happy Birthday Song Joan Baez Performs “Where Have All the Flowers Gone”

Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Celebration from Madison Square Garden

Seeger and Friends Perform “This Land Is Your Land”

Pete Seeger and friends perform the classic “This Land Is Your Land” together on stage at Madison Square Garden for Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Celebration. More performances: “We Shall Overcome” The Happy Birthday Song Joan Baez Performs “Where Have All the Flowers Gone”

Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Celebration from Madison Square Garden

The Happy Birthday Song

Seeger’s family, friends, fans, supporters, and the musicians influenced by his music sing “Happy Birthday” for Pete Seeger’s landmark 90th birthday. More performances: “We Shall Overcome” Seeger and Friends Perform “This Land Is Your Land” Joan Baez Performs “Where Have All the Flowers Gone”

Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Celebration from Madison Square Garden

Joan Baez Performs “Where Have All the Flowers Gone”

In this video, watch Joan Baez perform her rendition of Seeger’s classic “Where Have All the Flowers Gone” for the crowd at Pete Seeger’s 90th Birthday Celebration at Madison Square Garden. More performances: “We Shall Overcome” Dave Matthews Performs “Rye Whiskey” Seeger and Friends Perform “This Land Is Your Land” The Happy Birthday Song

Chess in Concert

Interview with Josh Groban

Josh Groban, star of the Tim Rice musical “Chess in Concert,” speaks candidly to WNET/THIRTEEN about this passion project, his co-stars Idina Menzel (Wicked) and Adam Pascal (Rent), and the chart-topping music, created by ABBA composers Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus. Premiering in HD on THIRTEEN on June 17th at 8 p.m. EST (check local […]

Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood: Live From Madison Square Garden

Preview of Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood: Live From Madison Square Garden

Long-time friends and former band mates Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood team up for a once-in-a-lifetime reunion concert in Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood: Live From Madison Square Garden Thursday, May 28 at 8 p.m. (ET) on THIRTEEN’s Great Performances on PBS (check local listings). Presented in 5.1 digital surround sound on PBS HD, the […]