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Billy Joel entertains 37,000 at the Carrier Dome

Legendary songwriter and recording artist Billy Joel performed in front of 37,000 fans on Friday night in the Carrier Dome in Syracuse. It was Joel’s seventh appearance at the Dome atop the Syracuse University Hill.He was every bit the elder statesman of a songwriter you would expect him to be, hammering away on his grand piano, dishing out New York flavored melodies and joking about ex-wives and years gone by.Review by Chris Baker of Syracuse.comHere’s the complete set list:1. A Matter of Trust2. Pressure3. Miami 2017 (Seen the Lights Go Out on Broadway)4. The Entertainer5. Summer, Highland Falls6. Your Song intro (Elton John cover)7. The Downeaster Alexa8. Zanzibar9. New York State of Mind10. Vienna (crowd choice)11. Movin’ Out (Anthony’s Song)12. Layla” (partial) (Eric Clapton cover)13. Ode To Joy (intro)14. My Life15. Allentown16. She’s Always A Woman To Me17. Highway to Hell (AC/DC cover)18. Uptown Girl19. River of Dreams20. Tush (ZZ Top cover in middle of “River”)21. Scenes From an Italian Restaurant22. Piano ManEncore:1. It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me2. Big Shot3. You May Be Right4. Only the Good Die Young

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