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Another Last Play: Billy Joel Closes Down His Hometown Arena Tonight
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 6:01 pm

Myrna SuarezA few years back, Billy Joel was selected to be the final performer at New York's legendary Shea Stadium before it was torn down to make room for a brand-new ballpark.  The star studded concert was called "The Last Play at Shea," and now he's getting another "last play" honor.  Tonight, he'll be the final performer at the Nassau Coliseum, in his home base of Long Island, New York, before it closes down for a major renovation. 

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Elton John to Perform Post-Race Concert at Formula 1 Grand Prix in Austin
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 6:01 pm

ABC/Randy Holmes Elton John is hitting the racetrack. The singer is set to play a post-race show at the 2015 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas this October.

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Paul McCartney Rocks Lollapalooza
Updated: August 02, 2015 - 9:10 am

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Watch David Crosby, Jimmy Buffett & Others Performing Grateful Dead's "Ripple" in Support of Music Education
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 12:40 pm

Django Crosby; Julie SkarrattDavid Crosby, Jimmy Buffett and Grateful Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann are among the musicians who have contributed to a new version of the Dead song "Ripple" as part of a campaign supporting music-education programs for children around the world.  The initiative, called the #RippleEffect, is a social media art project launched jointly by The Jerry Garcia Foundation and The Playing for Change Foundation, and timed to coincide with what would have been the late Grateful Dead frontman's 73rd birthday on August 1.

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The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir and Mickey Hart Join 2015 Lockn' Festival Lineup
Updated: August 01, 2015 - 1:03 am

Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagicFresh from The Grateful Dead's farewell concerts in Chicago of July 4th weekend, two of the band's core members -- singer/guitarist Bob Weir and drummer Mickey Hart -- have just been added to the lineup of the 2015 Lockn' Music Festival.  With founding Dead bassist Phil Lesh and drummer Bill Kreutzmann already scheduled to perform at the festival, that means all four main surviving members of the group will take part in the four-day event, scheduled for September 10-13 in Arrington, Virginia.

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Entertainment

Zayn Malik and Perrie Edwards End Engagement
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Eric McCandless / ABC(NEW YORK) -- While the careers of ex-One Direction member Zayn Malik and current Little Mix member Perrie Edwards seem to be OK, their romance is not.  The couple has called off their engagement, a rep for Zayn tells ABC News.

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Kate Mara: No One Cared "Fantastic Four" Cast Was at Comic-Con
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 4:10 pm

Peter Kramer/NBC(NEW YORK) -- When Kate Mara went to went to Comic-Con earlier this year with her Fantastic Four co-stars, it was her first time so the actress didn't know what to expect. Mara, who was at the San Diego convention to promote the latest Marvel film, said Tuesday that she got a welcome she didn't anticipate.

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Taylor Swift Admits 'Girls in Our Group Have Dated the Same People'
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 4:10 pm

ABC/Richard Harbaugh(NEW YORK) -- You know you have a good group of gal pals when you can still be friends even when you’ve dated the same people. In a new cover story for the September issue of Vanity Fair, Taylor Swift opens up about her tight-knight girl squad and admits they sometimes have the same taste in men.

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Kim Richards Arrested for Alleged Shoplifting at Target
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 1:50 pm

Rodolfo Martinez/Bravo(LOS ANGELES) -- Former Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kim Richards was arrested Sunday for alleged shoplifting at a Target in Van Nuys, California, local police told ABC News.

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Meryl Streep Raves About Her "Ricki and the Flash" Co-Star -- Her Daughter
Updated: August 04, 2015 - 1:50 pm

ABC/Fred Lee(NEW YORK) -- Monday night in New York City, Meryl Streep was joined on the red carpet by her daughter and co-starMamie Gummer for the premiere of Ricki and the Flash.

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