Music & Nightlife

Billy Joel, a Long Island native, will receive a an honorary doctor of music degree at Stony Brook University's commencement ceremony in May. Stony Brook University
Billy Joel took a ride out to Montauk with one of his classic motorcycles back in 2007.Star Files


Roger Waters was backed on some songs by Taylor Barton and the Persuasions, who did a set of their own. Morgan McGivern
Rufus Wainwright sang, left, and Kim Cattrall and Suzanne Vega also took the stage. David X. Prutting/BFAnyc.com
The crowd gathered in a tent for the musical portion of the party.Carissa Katz
Jennifer Rice won the raffle for a limited edition surfboard by Steve Miller.Morgan McGivern

Maxfield Panish

The Rev. James B. Jeffrey

Rocking Bay Street Theatre on Saturday night were, from left, Nancy Atlas, Caroline Doctorow, and Inda Easton. Katherine C.H.E.

Phil King

Christopher Walsh
Last Saturday's partying took place poolside starting at noon. Courtesy Montauk Beach House

Aston Barrett of the Wailers
Aston Barrett received Bass Player Magazine's lifetime achievement award in 2012. Jan Salzman