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Bruce Springsteen Announces New Album ‘High Hopes’

Springsteen’s Facebook post asked, “Got #HighHopes for a new Springsteen album in 2014?” and added the album’s track listing.

11/25/2013

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E Street Band Sax Legend Clarence Clemons Gets NJ Holiday

“The Big Man” officially has his own day in New Jersey. Bruce Springsteen‘s bandmate and original E-Street Band member, Clarence Clemons, has been given his own official state holiday as declared by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. Clarence […]

06/17/2013

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Happy 40th: Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Greetings From Asbury Park, New Jersey’

Throughout 2013, we’re celebrating classic albums that are reaching their 50th, 40th and 30th anniversaries.  Over the weekend, Bruce Springsteen‘s classic debut, Greetings From Asbury Park, New Jersey, hit the big four-oh.  Here, we take […]

01/07/2013

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2012 Artists In Review: Bruce Springsteen

As 2012 comes to a close, we’re revisiting the year’s biggest stories through the lens of some of our station’s biggest artists. Status: “Clarence doesn’t leave the E Street Band when he dies. He leaves when […]

12/28/2012

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Costello, Morello and (Surprise!) Bruce Springsteen Pay Tribute To Steven Van Zandt

On October 16 New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom hosted a gala affair paying tribute to E Street Band guitarist/actor/garage rock champion/activist Little Steven Van Zandt. Elvis Costello, Southside Johnny and Rage Against The Machine’s Tom Morello were all on the bill. Bruce Springsteen was not… but very few people were surprised (although everyone in the room was thrilled) when he showed up to present his consigliere with Little Kids Rock’s Big Man Of The Year Award.

10/17/2012

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Little Kids Rock To Honor Little Steven

The E Street Band’s guitarist will receive the “Big Man Of The Year” award, named after his late bandmate Clarence Clemons, at Little Kids Rock’s annual “Right 2 Rock” event on October 16th at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom.

10/12/2012

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Ringo Starr Talks All-Starr Band: “Two Hours Of Joy”

A Twitter novice, Ringo explained that he’s only been tweeting (or “twittering,” as he puts it) for a little more than a week. He picked it up as a way to combat boredom while on tour

07/02/2012

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Remembering Clarence Clemons: Nils Lofgren, Bobby Keys Sound Off

A year ago today, the music world lost one of it’s most distinctive horn players when E Street Band saxophonist Clarence Clemons passed away. Clemons died from complications from a stroke he’d suffered days earlier. […]

06/18/2012

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Nils Lofgren Talks Springsteen Tour, Defends Teleprompter Use

Next month, Nils Lofgren celebrates 28 years as a member of Bruce Springsteen‘s E Street Band. In that time, he’s gotten tight with his “boss.” So, last week, when The Washington Post published an editorial […]

04/09/2012

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The Tribute That Got Bumped

People are STILL talking about [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jennifer Hudson[/lastfm]‘s tribute to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Whitney Houston[/lastfm] at the GRAMMYs last weekend.   They really did a good job of making that happen at the very last minute. [photogallerylink id=96602 […]

02/15/2012

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