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Bruce Springsteen and Clarence Clemons (Getty Images Entertainment/ Vince Bucci)

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

(Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Boss Pays Tribute To Levon Helm

I’m always interested to learn who inspired the artists who, well…INSPIRE us!  Bruce Springsteen is the reason many of today’s musicians got into the business. But, who ignited HIS musical flame? For one, Levon Helm. […]

05/07/2012

“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

Bruce Springsteen at Super Bowl XXXXVIII (Getty Images/Jamie Squire)

Video Classics: “Kitty’s Back” – Bruce Springsteen

Though it gets a little jazzy at times, “Kitty’s Back” by [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bruce Springsteen[/lastfm] is nonetheless classic rock from a classic rocker. Moreover, it comes from that classic period in the Boss’ career when he […]

10/12/2011

Weakest Nominees Yet For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

First, here’s who’s not even nominated this year: No [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Monkees[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]E-Street Band[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Deep Purple[/lastfm], no[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] Todd Rundgren[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Moody Blues[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Chicago[/lastfm], no [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Guess Who[/lastfm], no […]

09/28/2011

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

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

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

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