E Street Band
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame will induct its newest members Thursday night amidst rumors Joan Jett might be performing for the late Kurt Cobain with the surviving members of Nirvana.
On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. This is a 1980 interview with Bruce Springsteen, where he recalls meeting the E Street Band’s bassist Garry Tallent for the first time.
Signs are pointing to “yes.”
Bruce Springsteen generally communicates with his fans via his music and his performances; he’s not one to post too often on his website or social media. But this week, he took to his official site to post a thank you letter to fans, and also a new music video, which served a similar purpose.
“The Big Man” officially has his own day in New Jersey. Bruce Springsteen’s bandmate and original member of the E-Street Band, Clarence Clemons, has been given his own day as declared by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie.
Tom Morello, famed guitarist for Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave (who records solo albums as The Nightwatchman), is filling the shoes of Little Steven Van Zandt on Bruce Springsteen‘s Wrecking Ball Tour of Australia. […]
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 we die.”
Springsteen expects his band to be able to play different songs night after night, and apparently, the same holds true for his guests. Both Vedder and Morello showed up the following night, but each did (mostly) different songs from the prior concert
After going way past three hours on many of their shows on their current tour for Wrecking Ball, Springsteen & The E Street Band’s show yesterday (July 31) at Olympic Stadium in Helsinki, Finland, clocked in at four hours and five minutes. And that didn’t even include the five song solo acoustic set Springsteen did earlier in the day.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have yet to kick off the second round of North American shows on the Wrecking Ball Tour, and yet, The Boss has just announced a third leg of shows across America and Canada.