Paul McCartney

BP Katz commemorates Beatles anniversary
News Queens Courier Staff 2/07/2014 at 11:57AM

Borough President Melinda Katz appeared on the “Jim Kerr Rock ‘n Roll Morning Show” on Q104.3 Friday to help celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first visit to America.

Paul McCartney plays surprise concert at Astoria school
Paul McCartney plays surprise concert at Astoria school
Entertainment Maggie Hayes 10/09/2013 at 5:26PM

Paul McCartney proved once more he is an artist for all generations. McCartney played a surprise concert on Wednesday for over 400 high school students and guests at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria. The former Beatle jammed through old and new hits like “Black Bird,” “Eight Days a Week” and “Save [...]

Crooner, guitarist and Astoria resident Aaron Lavigne ‘keeps it simple’
Crooner, guitarist and Astoria resident Aaron Lavigne ‘keeps it simple’
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 12/16/2011 at 3:22PM

Mid-West transplant Aaron Lavigne is more than happy to contribute to Queens’ flourishing music scene. “I’ve been fortunate to have been involved in [the Queens music scene]” said Lavigne. “It’s always been a welcoming sense of community — anytime and anywhere I play, I’ve only met the most positive people and artists looking to help [...]