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“Santa Clarence” Sings For You

[sponsored] This morning, I played [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bruce Springsteen[/lastfm]‘s version of “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town.”  And, there was [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm] with that famous deep voice singing, “you better be good for goodness sake.”  We […]

12/22/2011

Clarence Clemons

Flags At Half Mast For Clarence

The world is still talking about the passing of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm].   But, it’s New Jersey that’s paying the ultimate tribute.  Tomorrow, all flags will be flown at half mast for the “Big Man.” [photogallerylink […]

06/22/2011

Bruce Springsteen Delivered the Eulogy at Clarence Clemons’ Memorial

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN delivered the eulogy at CLARENCE CLEMONS’ memorial ceremony in Palm Beach, Florida, yesterday.  Clarence was the saxophonist in The Boss’ E STREET BAND. Bruce said, quote, “Clarence was a man of unconditional love, […]

06/22/2011

Last.fm Trends: The Legend Of The Big Man

The music world is still in shock after the passing away of one of the industry’s true legends. Clarence Clemons, who famously played saxophone for Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band from 1972 until […]

06/21/2011

Clarence Clemons performs with Lady Gaga at the American Idol season finale. (Photo: YouTube)

Twelve Artists Who Worked With Clarence Clemons

“The Big Man” was known for being the sax man for [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bruce Springsteen[/lastfm] in The E Street Band. But [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm] left his mark recording with dozens of artists from the 1970s right […]

06/20/2011

Nils Lofgren, Clarence Clemons, and Bruce Springsteen in 2002 (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Rock Flashback: Clarence Clemons, Bruce Springsteen, And “Rosalita”

Around the web, articles and tributes to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm], who died Saturday at age 69, are thick on the ground. And like everybody else, I’m thinking about the Big Man.

06/19/2011

(Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Clarence Clemons Dies From Stroke Complications

Clarence Clemonsview gallery [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm], Bruce Springsteen’s longtime saxophone player, died today at age 69 from complications following a stroke he had suffered about a week ago. He had suffered from numerous ailments over the last […]

06/18/2011

Clarence Clemons Died Today

  I was really hoping I wouldn’t have to write this blog.  While [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm] was in a bad way after his stroke, there seemed to be light at the end of the tunnel.  […]

06/18/2011

A Word From “The Boss”

By now, you’ve heard that “The Big Man,” [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Clarence Clemons[/lastfm] is in the hospital after suffering a stroke last weekend.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bruce Springsteen[/lastfm] paid a visit to the longtime [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]E. Street Band[/lastfm] saxophonist, […]

06/15/2011

Rock Flashback: The Boss Opens For The Beach Boys

Here’s one of the stranger concert bills you’re ever going to run across. On a couple of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Beach Boys [/lastfm]dates in April 1973, their opening act was [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bruce Springsteen[/lastfm]. What we’ve been able […]

04/21/2011

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