Glass Houses - A Billy Joel Podcast

Glass Houses - A Billy Joel Podcast
Join lifelong Billy Joel fans, Michael and Jack, as they take deep dives in to Billy’s history, songs, albums, tours, band members and more.

011 - Concert Classics: Live At C.W. Post, 1977
Jul 7 • 58 min
Michael & Jack take their first dip into a classic Billy Joel concert from the past. They discuss the famed C.W. Post College concert recorded in Greenvale, NY on May 6, 1977. This concert was also broadcast live in New York and Philadelphia as Billy and…
010 - Doug Stegmeyer (with special guests)
Jun 23 • 86 min
On this episode, Michael & Jack celebrate the life and music of Billy Joel bassist Doug Stegmeyer. Known as The Sergeant, Doug played bass in the Billy Joel band from 1975 which he joined for the Streetlife Serenader tour and continued on through the end…
009 - Glass Houses Playlist #1
Jun 9 • 76 min
We’re bringing you something a little different for this episode. To say things have been crazy lately, is an understatement. We weren’t able to pull together a regular episode in time but still wanted to bring you something. Introducing the GLASS HOUSES…
008 - Album Retrospective: Billy Joel Greatest Hits Volume I & II
May 26 • 52 min
1985 brings us Billy Joel’s first Greatest Hits release with Greatest Hits Volume I & II which covered songs from 1973’s Piano Man through the two new songs for 1985, “You’re Only Human (Second Wind)” and “The Night Is Still Young.” Greatest Hits Volume I…
007 - Live Album & Video Retrospective: Live At Shea Stadium
May 12 • 84 min
Michael & Jack revisit the historic 2008 Shea Stadium concerts from Flushing, New York in Queens. The Beatles performed the first concert at Shea and New York’s son, Billy Joel, appropriately closed out the stadium with the final two concerts before the…
006 - Year In Review: 1994
Apr 28 • 66 min
The year was 1994 and Billy Joel is a few months into his hugely successful River of Dreams Tour. Michael & Jack look back at this year in review which proved to be a pivotal year for Billy as he wrapped up support for his final studio album, launched the…
005 - B-Sides, Rarities and Soundtrack Songs
Apr 14 • 77 min
Michael & Jack dust off the crates and reminisce about some classic Billy Joel 45s, soundtrack appearances, remixes and more! The songs covered in this episode are: Elvis Presley Blvd.You’ve Got Me Hummin’ (Live)I’ll Cry Instead (Live)House of Blue…
LIVE EP 002 - Stay At Home Special #2
Apr 9 • 122 min
While keeping at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, Michael & Jack decided to launch a sub-series of live episode broadcasts on Facebook. This first live episode was recorded on Tuesday April 7, 2020. Here, we discuss a few top 5 Billy lists, talk about…
004 - Video Retrospective: Live From Long Island
Mar 31 • 83 min
Michael & Jack present a song by song companion of the 1983 home video concert release Live From Long Island. Having been out of print for some 30+ years now, this concert is a must see and highlights Billy and the band firing on all cylinders as they…
LIVE EP 001 - Stay At Home Special #1
Mar 28 • 80 min
While keeping at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, Michael & Jack decided to launch a sub-series of live episode broadcasts on Facebook. This first live episode was recorded on Wednesday March 25, 2020. Here, we discuss how the podcast came to be, roll…
003 - Album Retrospective: Cold Spring Harbor
Mar 17 • 60 min
Michael & Jack revisit Billy’s first album, from its pre-production demos, to the botched finished product under Artie Ripp’s Family Productions, Columbia’s 1983 remix and reissue, and everything in between.
002 - Billy Joel Tidbits & Trivia
Mar 3 • 60 min
Michael & Jack discuss some tidbits and trivia surrounding Billy Joel’s career.Topics include:Albums sales and statsBilly’s role in new digital technology during the 80sDifferent versions of the Big Shot music videoEarly touring days in the Lehigh…
001 - Our Backstory
Feb 18 • 49 min
Michael & Jack discuss how and when they discovered Billy Joel’s music, their connections to former drummer Liberty DeVitto, the first albums they bought, their concert experiences, and more.
Coming Soon: Glass Houses - A Billy Joel Podcast
Feb 4 • 0 min
Life-long Billy Joel fans, Michael Grosvenor and Jack Firneno, team up to share stories and take deep dives into Billy’s songs, tours, albums, band members and much more. Join us in celebrating the life and music of Billy Joel.