1. Bruce Springsteen Makes It Right, Inducts The E Street Band Into Rock Hall

    April 11, 2014 10:20 AM EDT The long-awaited induction of Bruce Springsteen's veteran sidemen, the E Street Band, took place at the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The bandleader himself inducted his bandmates past and present, taking the crowd through the long histor ...

  2. David Chase 'Didn't Pay Retail' for Beatles, Stones Music in 'Not Fade Away'

    December 20, 2012 11:05 AM EST 0 0 0 'Sopranos' creator talks about the music in his first film, about a young band in the late '60s David Chase smiles when he notes that "we didn't pay retail" for the 60s rock classics -- including songs by the Beatles an ...

  3. Justin Bieber to Appear on 'The Simpsons'

    August 22, 2012 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Springfield is about to get a lot more "swaggy": Justin Bieber announced yesterday that he will be making a cameo on the upcoming 24th season of "The Simpsons." "Just did a voice over for the SIMPSONS!!! #swaggy," the C ...

  4. Clarence Clemons' Nephew Jake to Play Sax on Springsteen Tour

    February 10, 2012 7:56 AM EST NEW YORK (AP) - It takes two men to replace The Big Man. Bruce Springsteen announced Thursday that two musicians - Jersey Shore sidekick Eddie Manion and Clarence Clemons' nephew Jake - will "share the saxophone role" during the E S ...

  5. Bruce Springsteen 'Wrecking Ball' U.S. Tour Dates Announced

    January 24, 2012 10:35 AM EST 0 0 0 Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will launch the first U.S. leg of the 2012 "Wrecking Ball" World Tour on March 18 in Atlanta, the singer announced today. Springsteen's 17th studio album, "Wrecking Ball," will be rele ...

  6. Bruce Springsteen and E Street Band 'Wrecking Ball' U.S. Tour Dates Announced

    January 24, 2012 10:00 AM EST Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band launch the first US leg of the 2012 'Wrecking Ball' World Tour on March 18 in Atlanta, the singer announced today. Springsteen's 17th studio album, "Wrecking Ball," will be released ...

  7. Bruce Springsteen 'Darkness on the Edge of Town' Studio Footage Surfaces

    November 05, 2010 4:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 B ruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are releasing a big package for their reissue of the classic album "Darkness on the Edge of Town" on Nov. 16. To give fans a taste of what the triple CD/DVD reissue will offer, Springsteen recently ...

  8. Conan O'Brien Announces New Show Band

    October 19, 2010 6:22 PM EDT 0 0 0 Conan O'Brien's musical sidekick on his upcoming TBS show will be called The Basic Cable Band, and it will be made up of familiar faces for Conan fans. With Max Weinberg out of the picture , Jimmy Vivino will become band leader for the Nov ...

  9. Conan O'Brien Announces New Show Band

    October 19, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Conan O'Brien's musical sidekick on his upcoming TBS show will be called The Basic Cable Band, and it will be made up of familiar faces for Conan fans. With Max Weinberg out of the picture, Jimmy Vivino will become band leader for the No ...

  10. Billboard Bits: 50 Cent and Chelsea Handler Not Dating, Juliette Lewis Hospitalized

    October 07, 2010 6:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip. Juliette Lewis Hospitalized After Hit-and-Run Accident Actress and singer Juliette Lewis was hospitalized yesterday evening (Oct. 6) after her car was totaled by a hit-an ...

  11. Max Weinberg Talks Projects After Conan O'Brien Split

    September 27, 2010 5:13 PM EDT 0 0 0 A big band is in Max Weinberg's future now that the big show is over. Weinberg and Conan O'Brien, for whom the E Street Band drummer has been bandleader for the past 17 years on his late-night NBC shows, announced Monday (Sept. 27) they ar ...

  12. Max Weinberg Out for Conan O'Brien's TBS Show

    September 27, 2010 10:21 AM EDT 0 0 0 Max Weinberg may not be leading the house band on "Conan's" TBS debut this November. Jimmy Vivino, who has been the band's guitarist and keyboardist on "Late Night" and "Tonight Show," will step into his shoes ...

  13. Billboard Bits: Hold Steady, Diddy, Max Weinberg, Spice Girls And More

    January 21, 2010 7:33 PM EST 0 0 0 Billboard Bits serves up the best bite-sized nuggets of music news and gossip every afternoon. Rap mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs is pulling out all the stops for his son Justin's super sweet 16th birthday party this weekend. According to P ...

  14. Backwards Bullets: This Week In Charts 1983

    September 29, 2009 4:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 'TOTAL ECLIPSE' OF THE CHART: This week in 1983, Bonnie Tyler ascended to the top of the Billboard Hot 100 with "Total Eclipse of the Heart." The song's all-star cast included E Street Band members Roy Bittan on keyboards an ...

  15. Bruce Springsteen, Wilco Soar At Bonnaroo

    June 14, 2009 11:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 On Saturday night, Bruce Springsteen found himself in a position he probably can't remember last being in: having to preach to the not necessarily converted. Springsteen and the E Street Band's headlining slot at Bonnaroo was only the band ...

  16. April 13, 2009

    April 13, 2009 12:00 AM EDT – Britney Spears and her husband, rapper and dancer Kevin Federline, confirm she is pregnant with her first child. 2004 – Songwriter and producer Ritchie Cordell dies in New York of pancreatic cancer. He is 61. 2004 – The Pixies unleash a 27-so ...

  17. Max Weinberg Is Proud Papa As Son Sits In With Springsteen

    April 05, 2009 10:50 AM EDT 0 0 0 Max Weinberg was happy to play the proud papa at Saturday's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, accepting well-wishes about his 18-year-old son Jay's appointment as his fill-in in the E Street Band for a selection of dates on Br ...

  18. Little Steven Ready To Hit The Road With Springsteen

    March 31, 2009 8:56 AM EDT 0 0 0 With opening night on Wednesday in San Jose, the E Street Band is ready to rock with Bruce Springsteen. And Little Steven Van Zandt anticipates giving the crowds a healthy dose of the new "Working on a Dream" album. "We usually want t ...

  19. Update: Mastodon To Play Complete 'Skye' On North American Tour

    March 02, 2009 12:49 PM EST 0 0 0 Atlanta-based Mastodon have a strange story to tell on their new seven song, 50-minute heavy metal opus, "Crack the Skye." And the best way to hear the whole twisted tale will be live and direct: the band plans to perform the album, due Ma ...

  20. Mastodon Shoots For The 'Skye'

    October 29, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Metal combo Mastodon has wrapped its next album, "Crack the Skye," which is due early next year via Warner Bros. Metal combo Mastodon has wrapped its next album, "Crack the Skye," which is due early next year via Warner Bros. As ...

  21. Bonnaroo: Veterans Lesh, Helm, King Hit The Right Notes

    June 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music veterans like Phil Lesh, Levon Helm and B.B. King showed the younger generation a thing or two on the second day of Bonnaroo, offering a strong contrast to performances by rockers like Pearl Jam If Friday's day and night of music at Bonna ...

  22. Mastodon Stretches Out On 'Creepy' New Album

    June 04, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hard rock outfit Mastodon is five songs into its next Warner Bros. studio album, which the group is recording in its Atlanta hometown with producer Brendan O'Brien. Hard rock outfit Mastodon is five songs into its next Warner Bros. studio album ...

  23. Another New Springsteen Album Already Done?

    October 05, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bruce Springsteen isn't always known for working quickly, but he just may have another new album already in the can on the heels of "Magic," released earlier this week via Columbia. "There's another g Bruce Springsteen isn&# ...

  24. U2 Taking Over 'Late Night With Conan'

    October 05, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In his 12 years in charge of booking musical guests on Conan O'Brien's "Late Night," Jim Pitt always listed U2 and Johnny Cash as the dream artists he'd tried but never succeeded in getting. In his 12 years in charge of book ...

  25. Springsteen Classic 'Born' Again

    September 27, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Bruce Springsteen's breakthrough 1975 album "Born To Run," Columbia is prepping a box set that will include two DVDs along with a version of the album newly r In celebration of the 30th annive ...

  26. N.J. 'Light Of Day' Benefit Expands

    October 01, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 For its fifth installment, the New Jersey-based Light of Day Foundation's annual concert benefit has expanded to three nights of music. For its fifth installment, the New Jersey-based Light of Day Foundation 's annual concert benefit has e ...

  27. Springsteen, E Street Band Rock 'Today'

    July 30, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 As thousands crowded the beach in Asbury Park, N.J., this morning (July 30), Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band performed for a smaller and luckier crowd inside Convention Hall on the city's bo As thousands crowded the beach in Asbury Pa ...

  28. Weinberg Takes 'Late Night' Leave For E Street Tour

    July 15, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Drummer and bandleader Max Weinberg will take a leave of absence from NBC's "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" to hit the road again with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Drummer and bandleader Max Weinberg will take a leave ...

  29. Comcast To Air Benefit Featuring Springsteen, Bon Jovi

    October 15, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featuring Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, Phoebe Snow, and Joan Jett will be broadcast live Friday (Oct. 19) via Philadelphia-based cable television provider The Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert featur ...

  30. More Superstars Confirmed For 'Concert for New York'

    October 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Veteran rock artists Eric Clapton, Mick Jagger, and Billy Joel are among those newly confirmed to participate in the Concert for New York, set for Oct. 20 at New York's Madison Square Garden. Latin su Veteran rock artists Eric Clapton, Mick Jag ...

  31. More Springsteen Music On The Horizon?

    April 02, 2001 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 "I would like to get more music out -- I know, I say that every time," 51-year-old Bruce Springsteen says with a laugh of his recording plans with the E Street Band. "It's not going to be our usual am "I would like to get mo ...