Latest Bruce Springsteen News - Page 24

Supergroup Formed For Superbowl Countdown

30th June 2006

AEROSMITH star JOE PERRY, CHEAP TRICK star RICK NIELSEN and members of BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's E STREET BAND have formed a supergroup with country maverick HANK WILLIAMS JR to pay tribute to American football. The unnamed...

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Vedder Reunites With His Stepfather After 20 Years

21st June 2006

PEARL JAM rocker EDDIE VEDDER has reunited with his estranged stepfather for the sake of his siblings. The ALIVE singer admits he recently came face to face with the man who he alleged pushed him...

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Sopranos Star Van Zant Plans Theatrical Tv Project

17th June 2006

Rocker-turned-TV hitman 'LITTLE' STEVEN VAN ZANT is forming his own theatre company with his actress wife VICTORIA. THE SOPRANOS star, who spent years as BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's loyal sideman, has announced plans to create a troupe...

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O'brien Loves The Boss

31st May 2006

Talk show king CONAN O BRIEN's favourite ever guest is BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN and he insists the biggest stars are the nicest people. The LATE NIGHT... host is amazed when Z-list celebrities turn up late and...

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Shakira Tops Euro Singles Chart

30th May 2006

SHAKIRA feat WYCLEF JEAN is hanging onto the top spot on the European singles chart with her smash hit HIPS DON'T LIE. The sexy Colombian is keeping GNARLS BARKLEY's CRAZY at number two, while RIHANNA's...

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Dixie Chicks Apologise To Talk Show

26th May 2006

LATEST: Country trio DIXIE CHICKS has apologised to the hosts of US talk show THE VIEW after they claimed they were too famous to go on the daily programme. The GOODBYE EARL hitmakers told the...

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Dixie Chicks Upset Us Talk Show

24th May 2006

Country trio THE DIXIE CHICKS have infuriated the hosts of US TV show THE VIEW, after claiming they were 'above' appearing on the show. The GOODBYE EARL hitmakers are very selective about which programmes they...

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Fascinating Fact 1510

17th May 2006


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Cobain Voted Greatest Rocker

11th May 2006

KURT COBAIN has been named the Greatest Hero In Rock 'N' Roll history by the readers of a British music magazine. The NIRVANA frontman, who died in 1994 aged just 27, beat newcomers PETE DOHERTY...

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Rihanna Spends Second Week At Euro Top

8th May 2006

RIHANNA continues to sit atop the European singles chart with her smash hit S.O.S. (RESCUE ME), while BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN jumps straight in at number one in the continent's albums chart with WE SHALL OVERCOME: THE...

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Godsmack Lead Top Debuts On The Us Album Chart

3rd May 2006

Rockers GODSMACK have returned to the top of the US album charts by debuting new album IV at number one on the new Billboard 200. It's the group's second debut at the top - their...

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Killers Look To Springsteen For Sophomore Effort

2nd May 2006

THE KILLERS have ditched their British influences in favour of a more American approach because frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has fallen in love with BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's music. The US singer admits the band's debut album HOT...

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Springsteen Blasts Katrina Response

1st May 2006

Veteran rocker BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN yesterday (30APR06) slammed the official response to Hurricane Katrina during a performance at New Orleans' Jazz + Heritage Festival as "criminal". Springsteen took the opportunity to hit out at politicians for...

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Gnarls Barkley Score UK Chart Double

1st May 2006

American duo GNARLS BARKLEY have scored a UK chart double, topping both the singles and album countdowns. The hip-hop outfit, comprising GORILLAZ producer DANGER MOUSE and rapper CEE-LO, notch their fifth week at number one...

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Joel Makes New York History

21st April 2006

BILLY JOEL made history in New York on Wednesday (19APR06) when he became the first celebrity to have his 'sports shirt' retired at Madison Square Garden. The rocker recently shattered BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's record of 10...

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Soul Man Sam Plans Duets Album

30th March 2006


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Springsteen Joins Superstars At New Orleans Festival

11th March 2006

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN is taking his new group to the 2006 New Orleans Jazz + Heritage Festival, making the April and May (06) event one of the year's top tickets. Springsteen retired his E STREET BAND...

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Springsteen Covers Seeger

3rd March 2006

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN is set to pay tribute to his favourite PETE SEEGER tunes on the rocker's first covers album. The BORN IN THE USA singer is a huge fan of the American folk legend and...

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Kanye, Blunt And Kaisers Among Early Brit Winners

15th February 2006

English rockers KAISER CHIEFS are leading the winners at tonight's (15FEB06) Brit Awards, picking up two trophies at the London bash. Kaiser Chiefs opened the star-studded ceremony in the British capital's Earls Court venue...

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The Things They Say 1270

9th February 2006

"It wasn't so much beating (Bruce) SPRINGSTEEN as beating Sony. We just have a little office with three people in it." Grammy winner JOHN PRINE on beating Bruce Springsteen for Best Contemporary Folk...

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Gorillaz + Madonna Stun The Grammys

9th February 2006

GORILLAZ made Grammy Awards history at Los Angeles' Staples Center last night (08FEB06) when they became the first animated group to open the prize giving. The quirky group, founded by BLUR's DAMON ALBARN and...

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Grammy Bosses Pay Tribute To New Orleans

8th February 2006

Organisers of tonight's (08FEB06) Grammy Awards are planning a tribute to devastated New Orleans by inviting locals ALLEN TOUSSAINT and DR JOHN to jam with ELVIS COSTELLO and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN. BONNIE RAITT, U2's THE...

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James Taylor Honoured At Starry Tribute

7th February 2006

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, PAUL SIMON, the DIXIE CHICKS, STING and newly single SHERYL CROW paid tribute to JAMES TAYLOR last night (06FEB06) in Los Angeles as the singer/songwriter was honoured with the MusiCares Person of The...

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Taylor Back In Studio

6th February 2006

Singer/songwriter JAMES TAYLOR has returned to the studio to work on his first album since 2002's OCTOBER ROAD, and hopes to have it completed by next month (MAR06). The album will mark his final...

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Mccartney And Clarkson To Perform At Grammys

2nd February 2006

SIR PAUL McCARTNEY and AMERICAN IDOL winner KELLY CLARKSON have been added to the line-up for the Grammy Awards in Los Angeles on 8 February (06). The former BEATLE will be making his first...

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Billy Joel Breaks Madison Square Garden Record

30th January 2006

LATEST: BILLY JOEL has beaten BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's Madison Square Garden record after selling out 11 consecutive nights at the New York City music mecca. The TELL HER ABOUT IT hitmaker kicked off his stint...

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Sly Stone Tribute Planned For Grammy Awards

27th January 2006

MAROON 5, JOSS STONE and AEROSMITH stars STEVE TYLER and JOE PERRY are to team up at the Grammy Awards on 8 February (06) to pay tribute to funk supergroup SLY + THE FAMILY STONE....

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Springsteen And Coldplay To Perform At Grammys

26th January 2006

LATEST: BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN and COLDPLAY have been added to the list of performers set to take the stage at next month's (8FEB06) Grammy Awards ceremony. The BORN IN THE USA singer is up for...

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