The E Street band
On October 16 New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom hosted a gala affair paying tribute to E Street Band guitarist/actor/garage rock champion/activist Little Steven Van Zandt. Elvis Costello, Southside Johnny and Rage Against The Machine’s Tom Morello were all on the bill. Bruce Springsteen was not… but very few people were surprised (although everyone in the room was thrilled) when he showed up to present his consigliere with Little Kids Rock’s Big Man Of The Year Award.
The E Street Band’s guitarist will receive the “Big Man Of The Year” award, named after his late bandmate Clarence Clemons, at Little Kids Rock’s annual “Right 2 Rock” event on October 16th at New York’s Hammerstein Ballroom.
It’s safe to say that Bruce Springsteen has full command of an audience’s attention from the moment he hits the stage through the point he decides to leave, usually about three hours later.
Bruce Springsteen opened the Wrecking Ball tour with The E Street Band last night at Philips Arena. Check out the first song of the whole tour, “We Take Care Of Our Own.”
Bruce Springsteen‘s Wrecking Ball album, released last week, debuts at #1 on Billboard, squeaking by Adele‘s 21. Wrecking Ball sold 196,000 copies to 21‘s 195,000. This marks the tenth time that Springsteen has topped the […]