1. Bruce Springsteen Talks Jonathan Demme, Biggest Hits & More With Tom Hanks at Tribeca Film Festival

    April 28, 2017 8:35 PM EDT After nearly 18 albums and 45 years in the music business,  Bruce Springsteen has established quite the passionate fanbase. One of those die-hard Springsteen fans is two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks, who actually happened to win his first Oscar the same year Springsteen also won his --…

  2. Bruce Springsteen & Steven Van Zandt Pay Tribute to Late Director Jonathan Demme

    April 26, 2017 8:44 PM EDT Bruce Springsteen paid tribute to director Jonathan Demme , who died Wednesday (April 26) from complications with cancer. "Over here on E Street, we're deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Jonathan Demme," Springsteen wrote on Twitter. "He was an inspiration for me…

  3. Watch Bruce Springsteen Join Steven Van Zandt at Paramount Theater in NJ

    April 23, 2017 1:00 PM EDT Bruce Springsteen hit the stage for the second night in a row at the Asbury Music and Film Festival in New Jersey, joining Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul on stage at the Paramount Saturday night (April 22). This time, Springsteen -- who Van Zandt introduced as his "brother from…

  4. Watch Bruce Springsteen Perform at Asbury Park Music Festival in New Jersey

    April 22, 2017 1:05 PM EDT Bruce Springsteen jammed on stage with old friends at The Asbury Park Music and Film Festival celebrating the history of the historic Upstage Club Friday night (April 21) at the Paramount Theater in New Jersey. Springsteen's appearance coincided with the premiere of a new documentary,…

  5. The Yacht The Obamas Are Cruising On Has Major Music Ties (And A Basketball Court)

    April 19, 2017 6:06 PM EDT While Coachella 2017’s first weekend was kicking off on April 14, the Obama's were spotted vacationing with Bruce Springsteen , Tom Hanks and Oprah Winfrey on a 454-foot yacht named Rising Sun— living, by all appearances, the ultimate post-presidential life. Yachting has been a longtime…

  6. Bruce Springsteen & Joe Grushecky Take Aim at President Trump With New Protest Song

    April 19, 2017 11:43 AM EDT Bruce Springsteen and Pittsburgh musician Joe Grushecky are sending a strong message to President Donald Trump with a new anthem called “That’s What Makes Us Great.” The track -- a gritty song Grushecky wrote after the inauguration in January -- lifts the President's "Make America…

  7. Bruce Springsteen's Original Lyrics, Clothing, Guitars & More On Sale for $7.5M

    April 03, 2017 8:29 PM EDT The collection includes more than 300 pieces of memorabilia. A Bruce Springsteen memorabilia collector's dream is up for sale at the price of $7.5 million. The "Ultimate Springsteen Collection," as it's being billed by dealer Moments in Time, contains more than 300 items…

  8. Bruce Springsteen's 'Human Touch & 'Lucky Town' Turn 25: Are These Unloved Albums Really That Bad?

    March 31, 2017 9:30 AM EDT Every subset of Bruce Springsteen 's massive fanbase has its favorite album. Romantic baby boomers go for 1975’s Born to Run . Cynical ones prefer 1978’s Darkness on the Edge of Town . Alt-country and indie-rock dudes like 1982’s stark and spare Nebraska . Confused conservatives and…

  9. Brett Eldredge Breaks Unwritten Rules in New Single 'Somethin' I'm Good At'

    March 24, 2017 10:48 AM EDT When Brett Eldredge released his soul-tinged 2015 single “Lose My Mind,” he played up the love-crazy aspect of the title so much that the video put him in a straightjacket. His latest release — “Somethin’ I’m Good At,” No. 41 on Billboard ’s Hot Country Songs chart and No. 36 on Country…

  10. Tribeca Film Festival Releases Tribeca Talks Lineup Featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Favreau, Common & More

    March 20, 2017 2:49 PM EDT The 2017 Tribeca Film Festival is offering an exciting panel of artists, filmmakers and entertainers for their famous Tribeca Talks segment.  The 16th annual festival will bridge together topics such as cinematography, production and sound from expert discussions through their career…

  11. Remembering Chuck Berry's Strange, Iconoclastic 1995 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Appearance

    March 18, 2017 10:15 PM EDT Labor Day weekend 1995 was not going to be a typical one for me. Filled with excitement, I boarded a plane and departed for Cleveland, Ohio. My mission: covering the official opening festivities for the physical museum of the brand new Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. As a born and bred New…

  12. Bruce Springsteen's Australia & New Zealand Tour Earns Nearly $40 Million

    March 08, 2017 8:51 PM EST Bruce Springsteen heads up the weekly ranking of Hot Tours (see list below) based on ticket sales from his latest tour with the E Street Band that played markets in Australia and New Zealand during January and February. Grosses totaled $38 million from 12 performances in seven Australian…

  13. Watch Ryan Adams Cover Bruce Springsteen's 'Streets of Philadelphia'

    February 27, 2017 4:41 PM EST In anticipation of BBC Radio 6’s celebration of the year 1994, singer-songwriter Ryan Adams covered one of the year’s biggest hits, Bruce Springsteen ’s “Streets of Philadelphia,” in the 6 Music Live Lounge. "Streets of Philadelphia," written for the 1993 film  Philadelphia , won an…

  14. Bruce Springsteen Invites 11-Year Old Onstage to Play Drums: Watch

    February 22, 2017 3:38 PM EST An 11-year-old Bruce Springsteen fan who had never played drums in her life got a big break when The Boss called her onto the stage and become part of the action at Tuesday night's show in Christchurch, New Zealand. Hayley Dockrill, who attended the show with her family, was gifted with…

  15. 23 New or Renovated Venues Looking to Lure This Year's Top-Selling Tours

    February 21, 2017 11:06 AM EST From Brooklyn to San Francisco, these halls are vying for top acts like Billy Joel, Luke Bryan and Metallica. The concert business in North America generated more than $3.5 billion in gross ticket sales in 2016, according to Billboard Boxscore. Those dollars have the greatest economic impact…

  16. Ed Sheeran Continues Chart Streak Down Under

    February 20, 2017 1:54 AM EST Bruce Springsteen might well be touring the country, but Ed Sheeran  is still the boss of Australia’s singles chart.  For the sixth consecutive week, Sheeran holds down Nos. 1 and 2 on the ARIA Singles Chart with “Shape Of You” and “Castle On The Hill,” respectively (both via Asylum/Warner),…

  17. Bruce Springsteen Gives Teenage Fan a Rock and Roll Lesson in 'Growin' Up': Watch

    February 16, 2017 7:33 PM EST Bruce Springsteen made a Brisbane boy's rock and roll dreams come true when he invited him to join him for a jam -- and tutoring -- session onstage at the Brisbane Entertainment Center in Australia. The Boss invited Nathan Testa (who Springsteen joked was "the future of rock and…

  18. Country Music, Politics & the Lingering Fear of 'Getting Dixie Chicked'

    February 15, 2017 4:50 PM EST The cliche goes that country is all about the song, but one of the seismic events in the genre's recent history actually had nothing to do with music: "Just so you know, we're ashamed the president of the United States is from Texas," the Dixie Chicks ' Natalie Maines…

  19. Bruce Springsteen's Unreleased 'Harry Potter' Song Surfaces Online

    February 10, 2017 9:23 PM EST Bruce Springsteen admitted in a BBC Radio 2 interview in October that he wrote a ballad for the movie Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone -- the first movie in the Potter series -- although it was never used. Then on Friday (Feb. 10), at least briefly, the world got a chance to hear that…

  20. Steven Van Zandt to Speak at Rutgers University Commencement

    February 08, 2017 10:55 PM EST Musician and actor Steven Van Zandt has been named the speaker for this year's graduation ceremony at Rutgers University. He follows in the footsteps of former President Barack Obama, who delivered the keynote address in 2016. Van Zandt is best known for playing with Bruce Springsteen …

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