Posts tagged "Bruce Springsteen"

Every Oscar Winner for Best Original Song, Ranked

It was 81 years ago when Con Conrad and and Herb Magidson took home the first-ever Oscar for Best Original Song: "The Continental," from the…
By: Andrew Unterberger / February 19, 2015

Neil Young, Jack White, and Bruce Springsteen Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan at MusiCares Concert

This year's Grammys weekend started Friday night with the annual MusiCares Person of the Year Concert, which honored Bob Dylan for…
By: Colin Joyce / February 7, 2015

Bruce Springsteen and Chris Martin Join U2 for World AIDS Day Concert

U2 were always supposed to headline the "surprise" World AIDS Day (RED) concert in New York's Times Square Monday night, but frontman Bono wasn't…
By: James Grebey / December 2, 2014

Bruce Springsteen and Dave Grohl Play Anti-War ‘Fortunate Son’ at Veterans Day Concert

Update: Creedence Clearwater Revival's John Fogerty has issued a response.Bruce Springsteen, Dave Grohl, and Zac Brown joined forces Tuesday night to play a blistering cover of…
By: James Grebey / November 12, 2014

Bruce Springsteen Auctions Off Guitar Lessons and a Lasagna Dinner

It's a well-known fact that Bruce Springsteen plays a mean guitar, but did you know that the Boss also makes a killer Lasagna? At…
By: James Grebey / November 6, 2014

Pearl Jam Celebrated John Lennon’s Birthday With Two Classic Covers

Over the course of his career with Pearl Jam, Eddie Vedder has offered a handful of recorded tributes to the legacy of John Lennon, so…
By: Colin Joyce / October 12, 2014

Don’t Question Chris Christie’s Friendship With Bruce Springsteen

Don't test New Jersey governor Chris Christie about his friendship with recent Jeopardy-category subject Bruce Springsteen. At most, he'll close some lanes on your favorite…
By: Brennan Carley / August 20, 2014

Musician Cons Investors Out of $600,000 With Fake LP Featuring Arcade Fire, Pearl Jam

A Portland-born musician named Kasey Anderson has been sentenced to almost four years in prison after defrauding 30 investors out of nearly $600,000 between 2009…
By: Colin Joyce / July 26, 2014

‘Jeopardy!’ Category Tests Your Knowledge of Bruce Springsteen

The folks over at Jeopardy! are still apparently on a music kick. Thursday night, rather than test competitors with buzz bands (who…
By: Colin Joyce / July 6, 2014

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

This past Sunday closed out New Orleans Jazz Fest's second weekend at the city's Fair Grounds Race Course. The gigantic festival has become…
By: SPIN Staff / May 5, 2014

Perfect Pussy Loudly Redecorate Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Candy’s Room’

Perfect Pussy are still out touring relentlessly in support of their roiling March debut Say Yes To Love, but they found time to lay…
By: Colin Joyce / April 29, 2014

Bruce Springsteen’s ‘I’m on Fire’ Sped Up Sounds Like Dolly Parton

There's a lot of ridiculous crap on the Internet that involves somehow mutilating the music we hold dear — speed-ups, slow-downs, mash-up, dubstep goat…
By: Chris Martins / April 24, 2014

Courtney Love Doesn’t Like Bruce Springsteen Because Saxophones

Sigh. Less than a week after Courtney Love made a bit of peace with her late husband's Nirvana bandmates at the Rock and Roll…
By: Dan Reilly / April 15, 2014

Disney’s ‘Frozen’ Soundtrack Bests the Boss for Another No. 1

First! Disney's Frozen soundtrack returns to the wintry peak of the Billboard 200. After selling 93,000 more copies last week, the song set…
By: Chris Martins / January 29, 2014

Watch Bruce Springsteen and Tom Morello’s Ashen ‘Just Like Fire Would’ Video

Last year, footage surfaced of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band (joined by Tom Morello) performing "Just Like Fire Would," a fist-pumper…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 23, 2014

Bruce Springsteen’s ‘High Hopes’ Rewarded With No. 1 Album

First! The Boss is back. Bruce Springsteen triumphantly scores his 11th No. 1 on the Billboard 200 with High Hopes, an album…
By: Chris Martins / January 22, 2014

Bruce Springsteen’s Chris Christie Spoof Draws Conservative Ire

Bruce Springsteen's performance parodying New Jersey Governor Chris Christie may well outlast disappointing new album High Hopes in the public conversation. Christie, who…
By: Marc Hogan / January 16, 2014

Arcade Fire, Bruce Springsteen Lead New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival’s 2014 Lineup

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Arcade Fire, and Vampire Weekend are all on-deck to perform at this year's New Orleans Jazz…
By: Kyle McGovern / January 15, 2014

Bruce Springsteen Mocks Embattled New Jersey Governor Chris Christie on ‘Fallon’

Last night on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, a larger-than-life New Jersey political figure was forced to confront embarrassing revelations. Oh, come on, Bruce Springstee…
By: Marc Hogan / January 15, 2014

Bruce Springsteen Rages Against Coherence on Awkward Remakes of ‘High Hopes’

The magic trick that still powers Bruce Springsteen's epochal career is his ability to rescue clichés, trick them out with an impossible earnestness, and make…
By: Jessica Hopper / January 9, 2014
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