Bruce Springsteen

FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2013 file photo, musician Bruce Springsteen performs at the Stand Up for Heroes event at Madison Square Garden, in New York. (John Minchillo/Invision/AP, file)

Springsteen among those to fete Rock Hall class

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Carrie Underwood, Chris Martin: The stars are turning out to salute the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. The hall of fame announced Tuesday that […]

04/01/2014

Bruce Springsteen and Jimmy Fallon in a YouTube video.

Fallon, Springsteen parody Christie’s traffic jams

NEW YORK (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie’s favorite rock star had something to say about the bridge scandal that’s cost a couple Christie loyalists their jobs. Appearing on NBC’s “Late Night With Jimmy Fallon,” Bruce […]

01/15/2014

Musician Jon Bon Jovi performs at the Olympic Stadium in Munich, June 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, File)

Bon Jovi has year’s top-grossing global tour

NEW YORK (AP) — Bon Jovi not only has the year’s top tour, but the rock band has achieved a career high. The New Jersey-based act’s worldwide tour grossed $259.5 million this year, topping Pollstar’s […]

12/30/2013

Sept. 17, 2013: Musician Linda Ronstadt in New York to promote the release of her memoir "Simple Dreams." (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP, File)

Nirvana, Kiss, Peter Gabriel headed to Rock Hall

NEW YORK (AP) — Nirvana, Kiss and Peter Gabriel will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year. The Rock Hall announced Tuesday that Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt and Cat […]

12/17/2013

Nov. 7, 2013: Musician Bruce Springsteen on stage at the Stand Up for Heroes event at Madison Square Garden in New York. (John Minchillo/Invision/AP, File)

Springsteen ‘Born to Run’ manuscript at NY auction

NEW YORK (AP) — A handwritten working manuscript of Bruce Springsteen’s 1975 hit “Born to Run” could sell for as much as $100,000 at a New York City auction. The sale is Thursday at Sotheby’s. […]

12/05/2013

Musician Roger Waters and his band hold rehearsals with members of the Wounded Warriors Project for the "Stand Up For Heroes" benefit concert presented by the New York Comedy Festival & the Bob Woodruff Foundation at S.I.R. Studios on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Comics, Springsteen, Waters in benefit for wounded

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen auctioned off the guitar around his shoulder for $250,000 to benefit wounded servicemen and women, the climax of Wednesday’s seventh annual “Stand Up for Heroes” benefit run by ABC […]

11/06/2013

Musician Carole King (AP Photo)

Carole King is MusiCares person of the year

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carole King will be honored as the MusiCares person of the year during the 2014 Grammy Awards week. The Recording Academy announced Thursday that King will be saluted by performers […]

09/19/2013

In this May 3, 2013 file photo, U.S. singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen performs with the E-Street Band at a concert in Stockholm. (AP Photo/Henrik Montgomery)

Bruce Springsteen dedicates song to Trayvon Martin

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen dedicated his protest song “American Skin (41 Shots)” to teenager Trayvon Martin during a concert in Limerick, Ireland. In a video posted online, the 63-year-old singer told the crowd […]

07/17/2013

Newtown, Connecticut Town Seal

Is Newtown ready to laugh? Comedy benefit hopes so

(AP) – In comedy, timing is everything. Less than six months after a gunman killed 20 first-graders and six educators inside Sandy Hook Elementary School, Treehouse Comedy Productions plans to put on a show at […]

05/28/2013

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Kid Rock, Rolling Stones on scalping, summer tours

NEW YORK (AP) — Kid Rock is a scalper. The 42-year-old Grammy winner, who is launching a summer tour where most tickets are priced at $20, said he’s scalping about 1,000 tickets from each show […]

05/25/2013

Rolling Stones members

They’re rolling: Stones add 2 shows to their tour

NEW YORK (AP) — If you’re upset that the Rolling Stones won’t be coming to your city on their upcoming tour, don’t be too stressed — the rockers say more shows may be added.

04/05/2013

Bruce Springsteen

Stars salute MusiCares honoree Bruce Springsteen

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Be it concert or charity auction, Bruce Springsteen can bring any event to a crescendo. Springsteen briefly took over auctioneering duties before being honored as MusiCares person of the year Friday night.

02/09/2013

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