1. Tom Hanks, Melissa Etheridge and More Reflect on Bruce Springsteen's Reissued 'The River'

    December 04, 2015 2:49 PM EST In 1980, Bruce Springsteen released The River , a landmark double album that solidified his role as a star chronicler of America's ­working class. Weaving his tales of blue-collar joy and heartbreak with The E Street Band's bar-band-on-steroids sound, it was home to his first smash…

  2. Gaslight Anthem 'Taking a Break' After Tour

    July 29, 2015 6:33 PM EDT The Gaslight Anthem will be taking a break following its European tour in August, the New Jersey rock band's members announced Wednesday.  Brian Fallon, Alex Rosamilia, Alex Levine and Benny Horowitz posted the news to Facebook, telling fans they intend to do other projects in and out of…

  3. Candid Covers: The Gaslight Anthem Sings 'House of the Rising Sun'

    July 24, 2012 11:45 AM EDT "We didn't invent this -- this rock 'n' roll thing," Gaslight Anthem frontman Brian Fallon joked, explaining why the band chose to sing the Animals' "The House of the Rising Sun" for their Billboard Candid Covers Session. "It just felt like a song…

  4. The Gaslight Anthem Readies First Major-Label Debut

    July 23, 2012 1:30 PM EDT After Building Its Indie Base With Three Strong Releases, the N.J. Rock Band Is Going Big With 'Handwritten' From the beginning, the Gaslight Anthem has approached making a living from making music as a marathon -- a race to be run not in short bursts, but in a slow, steady build…

  5. Gaslight Anthem's Brian Fallon Looks Inward With The Horrible Crowes

    September 13, 2011 2:20 PM EDT "I needed to write these songs so that I could carry on as a person on my own and function," explains Gaslight Anthem frontman Brian Fallon of his new project, the Horrible Crowes. "With 'Elsie' [the Horrible Crowes' debut album], we wanted to find out what else…

  6. The Gaslight Anthem Talks Springsteen Comparisons, 'American Slang' Success

    July 12, 2010 2:34 PM EDT Brian Fallon says a No. 16 debut for "American Slang," the Gaslight Anthem's new album, on the Billboard 200 was unexpected. In fact, he says the New Jersey quartet expected more pans than praises. "We this album we're like, 'Well, this is what we want to do,&…

  7. From Bonnaroo: Q&A with the Gaslight Anthem

    June 14, 2010 5:51 PM EDT Today's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, comes from the Bonnaroo festival in Manchester, Tenn., where we talk to Brian Fallon and Alex Rosamilia of the Gaslight Anthem . The New Jersey band talks about the title track of their third album, "American Slang,"…

  8. Katy Perry Tops Digital Chart, Album Sales Slump

    May 19, 2010 3:24 PM EDT In Wednesday's Daily Noise, brought to you by Fuse and Billboard.com, Katy Perry 's new single "California Girls" is set to top the Digital Songs chart this, while last week's No. 1, Eminem 's "Not Afraid," falls to No. 4. Albums had a slow week, with…

  9. Kings Of Leon Crown Wet Lollapalooza Friday

    August 08, 2009 11:46 AM EDT Wet weather continued its plague on summer festivals at Lollapalooza's opening day in Chicago. At noon, when the first bands took to the stages at Grant Park, a steady pour had already turned the grounds into a mud slick. On Friday, Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell found time to sing a…