Billy Joel plans Pittsburgh show on Feb. 21
By Kellie B. Gormly
Published: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, 11:57 a.m.
Musical legend Billy Joel will be coming to Consol Energy Center on Feb. 21 for the first time at the Uptown venue, Consol officials announced Dec 4.
Six-time Grammy winner Joel, a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, performed 12 times at the Civic Arena, including on April 18, 2008, and a joint show with Elton John on March 7, 2003.
On Dec. 3, Joel, 64, announced plans to perform once a month at New York City's Madison Square Garden — as long as the fans will have him. He's already set to perform sold-out shows there on Jan. 27, Feb. 3, March 21 and April 28.
Tickets for the Pittsburgh show go on sale at 10 a.m. Dec. 13; a pre-sale for American Express cardholders will be held Dec. 9. Tickets are $52 to $125.
Details: 800-745-3000 or www.consolenergycenter.com
Kellie B. Gormly is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. She can be reached at 412-320-7824 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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