1. Southside Johnny, the Veteran Jersey Boy from the Same Shore as Springsteen and Bon Jovi

    October 30, 2015 4:32 PM EDT The fairgrounds in West Springfield, Mass., past the gaudy bright lights of stands selling fried-dough funnel cakes and cream puffs so big they come with instructions on how to eat them (twist gently), Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes are doing a sound check in the sun on a recent…

  2. Steven Van Zandt, 'Sopranos' Creator David Chase Reunite for Rock Movie

    October 15, 2010 1:30 PM EDT David Chase has gotten the band together, and it's turned into a reunion tour. The writer-director has been on a nationwide search for young, relative unknowns to star in his untitled rock 'n' roll coming-of-age film, and he's found them in John Magaro, Jack Huston and…

  3. Wal-Mart Snags Exclusive Springsteen Hits Set

    December 23, 2008 10:35 AM EST Wal-Mart will be the exclusive U.S. retailer for Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band's "Greatest Hits," which will arrive Jan. 13, two weeks prior to the group's new Columbia studio album, "Working on a Dream." The 12-track set omits material from…

  4. Bon Jovi / Daughtry / Feb. 20, 2008 / Auburn Hills, Mich. (Palace of Auburn Hills)

    February 26, 2008 12:00 AM EST The recession seems to be dragging down CD and concert ticket sales, but there's apparently still room for superstars in the world of rock 'n' roll. Witness Bon Jovi, who partied like it was 1989 in s The recession seems to be dragging down CD and concert ticket sales, but…

  5. Little Steven's Underground Garage

    April 10, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Little Steven's Underground Garage column ranks the "coolest" albums and singles. WELCOME FELLOW FREAKS , misfits and outcasts. The Vines are back with the just released "Vision Valley." Check out the video for "Don't Listen to the Radio" at thevines…

  6. Little Steven's Underground Garage

    April 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Jack White is taking a minute away from the White Stripes (his bandmate Meg is the cruelest of taskmasters), to hang out with the Raconteurs, who top our chart this week. WELCOME, fellow freaks, misfits and outcasts. Jack White is taking a minute away from the White Stripes (his bandmate Meg…

  7. Little Steven's Underground Garage

    March 27, 2006 12:00 AM EST Arctic Monkeys and Willie Nile lead Little Steven's 'Cool' charts this week. WELCOME FELLOW FREAKS , misfits, and outcasts -- this week the Underground Garage celebrates the debut of its fifth season (and they said it wouldn't last!) To celebrate we're going on the…

  8. 'Light Of Day' Benefit Goes Bi-Costal, Int'l

    October 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Beyond a previously announced three-day New Jersey event, this year's Light of Day fundraising concert series is growing with shows in Los Angeles and Rome. Beyond a previously announced three-day New Jersey event, this year's Light of Day fundraising concert series is growing with…

  9. Springsteen Plans Holiday Benefit Show

    December 03, 2004 12:00 AM EST While years past have seen multiple-night holiday benefit concerts hosted by Bruce Springsteen in Asbury Park, N.J., the 2004 season will feature just one. While years past have seen multiple-night holiday benefit concerts hosted by Bruce Springsteen in Asbury Park, N.J., the 2004 season will…

  10. Bon Jovi: Rocking Millions From New Jersey To The World

    November 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Excerpted from the magazine for Billboard.com. The following feature excerpted from a 28-page special Bon Jovi section in the Nov. 20 issue of Billboard. • To purchase the special Bon Jovi issue, click here . • Additional interview content not available in the magazine is…

  11. Owner To Sell Stone Pony Nightclub

    July 01, 2003 12:00 AM EDT The owner of a legendary Asbury Park, N.J., nightclub that was once a haunt of Bruce Springsteen has agreed to sell to developers, who say they'll keep the building where it is and fix it up. The owner of a legendary Asbury Park, N.J., nightclub that was once a haunt of Bruce Springsteen…

  12. Billboard Bits: Springsteen, Chesney, 'Dreams' & More

    March 19, 2003 12:00 AM EST News on Bruce Springsteen, Chesney, 'American Dreams' Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi will join a cast of New Jersey-based rockers at the Hope Concert, set for April 29 at the intimate Count Basie Theater in Red Bank, N.J. The event will also feature performances by Southside…

  13. Billboard Bits: Stone Pony, Ramones Tribute, LeAnn Rimes

    February 26, 2002 12:00 AM EST News on Stone Pony, Ramones Tribute, LeAnn Rimes Asbury Park, N.J., rock'n'roll landmark the Stone Pony has been spared from the wrecking ball thanks to public outcry. Thousands of E-mails, petition signatures, and phone calls have saved the shore town club where such notable Jersey…

  14. Costello, Hornsby Join Springsteen In Jersey

    December 10, 2001 12:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen wrapped up a string of five benefit concerts Saturday at Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J., with a star-studded three-hour show, featuring surprise appearances by Bruce Hornsby, E Bruce Springsteen wrapped up a string of five benefit concerts Saturday at Convention Hall…

  15. Springsteen Celebrates Stone Pony Anniversary

    May 29, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen surprised music fans over the holiday weekend when he dropped into the Stone Pony in Asbury Park, N.J., and turned in an hour-long set with Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes an Bruce Springsteen surprised music fans over the holiday weekend when he dropped into the…