Bruce Springsteen

This product image released by Amazon features the company's new Prime Music streaming service. Starting Thursday, June 12, 2014, Amazon.com Inc. will offer more than a million tracks for ad-free streaming and download to Kindle Fire tablets as well as to computers and the Amazon Music app for Apple and Android devices. (AP Photo/Amazon)

Amazon launches music streaming for Prime members

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon’s newly announced music streaming service is yet another attempt by the company to move beyond e-commerce and infuse itself into the daily lives of Americans with an increasing number of […]

06/12/2014

President Barack Obama, right, gets a hug from movie director Steven Spielberg after Obama was presented with the USC Shoah Foundation Ambassadors for Humanity award as he attends the USC Shoah Foundation’s 20th anniversary Ambassadors for Humanity gala in Los Angeles, Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Obama received an award from the foundation created by Spielberg and planned to spend three days in California where he will raise money for the Democratic Party. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

Obama hangs with Spielberg, Springsteen at benefit

LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Obama shared a table with Steven Spielberg and Bruce Springsteen at a benefit dinner, but broke away to chat with Barbra Streisand and Samuel L. Jackson. The president was the […]

05/08/2014

In this image released Tuesday, May 6, 2014, by Sotheby’s, an autographed manuscript signed by Bruce Springsteen is shown.  (AP Photo/Sotheby’s)

Original ‘Born to Run’ lyrics on display at Duke

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Bruce Springsteen wasn’t thinking about Wendy when he wrote a first draft of his 1975 classic “Born to Run.” Instead, he’s got a gold Chevy 6 on his mind, according to […]

05/07/2014

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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