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Bruce Springsteen To Release New Album, 'High Hopes,' In 2014

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Bruce Springsteen Sings 'Whip My Hair' With Jimmy Fallon
At 64, Bruce Springsteen is tickling retirement age; despite that fact, the man appears to get more done in a month than most of us do in 10.  After releasing the album Wrecking Ball in March of 2012, Springsteen and his E-Street Band embarked upon a world tour from March 2012 to September 2013, playing a whopping 133 shows, many of which were three hours or more. ...

News Roundup: Rihanna And Chris Brown's Single Leaks, Dave Grohl Will Be...

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Last week we heard news that some activists in Sweden were plastering pictures with Rihanna's beatup face all around Stockholm. Their goal was to prevent Chris Brown from performing in their town. This week, Rihanna and Chris Brown's newest single, titled "Nobody's Business" (of course!) leaked online. We wonder how those activists feel about the track, which we have for you down...

Hurricane Sandy: Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera, And More To Play...

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In case you were too busy freaking out about Star Wars to notice, Hurricane Sandy—the largest (in diameter) Atlantic hurricane on record—smashed into the American east coast this week, and has so far claimed 88 lives, and cost at least $20 billion in damages across 24 states ($50 billion, if you calculate the costs of business interruption and include that with the actual...

News Roundup: Lamb Of God Tour Cancelled, Madonna Gets Booed In France And...

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This week, Lamb of God's frontman Randy Blythe went to jail on manslaughter charges, forcing the band to cancel their upcoming headlining tour with Dethklock. Madonna got in some more trouble in Paris when she finished her set after only 45-minutes of performing. Lady Gaga also made the news this week when indie director Robert Rodriguez tweeted that she'll be...

VOTD: Arcade Fire, Tom Morello And More Join Bruce Springsteen To Perform...

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Here’s how you know you’re missing out by skipping the South By SouthWest festival this year—on Thursday night, not only did you miss a nearly three hour Bruce Springsteen show, you missed a three hour Bruce Springsteen show that features Arcade Fire, Tom Morello, Alejandro Escovedo, the Low Anthem, Eric Burdon of the Animals, and more joining together to perform...

SXSW 2012: Fiona Apple Drops New Tunes, Springsteen Plays A Surprise Set,...

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As is the case every March, Austin, Texas, has become the center of the musical universe for one week, as the South By Southwest (SXSW) festival attracts thousands of bands, bloggers, and industry bigwigs for several days of debauchery and tunes.  And, as is the case every year, the ostensibly “indie” fest has thus far been more notable for the established artists who show up for surprise...

Clarence Clemons' Nephew Replaces Him In Springsteen's E-Street Band

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Ever since Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band announced that they would be launching a world tour on March 9th at the Apollo Theater in support of Springsteen’s upcoming Wrecking Ball album,  fans have been intensely curious as to how Springsteen and the E-streeters would deal with absence of E-Street saxophonist Clarence Clemons, who died of a stroke last year.  Today,...

Bruce Springsteen Announces 'Wrecking Ball' Tour Dates

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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will be hitting the road come March 18th. Last year 'The Boss announced that he and the band would 'absolutely' go on tour in 2012, and dates have just been announced. Springsteen will be touring to support his 17th upcoming album Wrecking Ball, which hits stores March 6th....

Thanksgiving Special: Top 5 Music Stories To Be Thankful For In 2011

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It’s that time again, gang—Thanksgiving weekend is upon us.  With the beginning of the holiday season comes a time to begin making a list of the things we are all thankful for, and we here at Beatcrave have  made our own special list.  A catalogue of the five musical moments that pleased us the most in 2012, our list contains such news items as a major pop band’s hiatus (thank God it...

Bruce Springsteen Announces 2012 E Street Band Tour, New Album

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Ok, deep breaths everyone—brace yourselves.  After months of “will-he, won’t he?” after the death of saxophonist Clarence Clemmons, Bruce Springsteen has announced that he will be released a new Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band record next year.  Not only that—the Boss and his band will be launching a world tour.

Is Bruce Springsteen Working on a New Solo Album?

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Bruce Springsteen may never release another Born to Run (or another Darkness on the Edge of Town, for that matter) but you gotta give him some credit for being an artist who hasn't completely resigned himself to constant self-imitation. While recent releases like Magic and...

Watch: Bruce Springsteen Sings 'Whip My Hair' With Jimmy Fallon

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Jimmy Fallon's covers of pop songs and internet sensations which are channeled through Neil Young are not a new thing. We've seen Fallon's Young persona sing hits such as the theme song to The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, General Larry Platt's "Pants On the Ground," in addition to a melodic rendition of the Double Rainbow guy on YouTube. This time around, Fallon/Young tackles a...

Bruce Springsteen Calls 'Darkness On The Edge Of Town' The Dawn Of His...

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Despite that fact that his first three albums (Greetings from Asbury Park, N.J., The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle, and Born to freaking Run) form part of the integral canon of 1970’s rock ‘n’ roll,  Bruce Springsteen announced on Tuesday night that he considers those landmark albums were nothing but prequels to his career as a rock musician and...

Video: Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Sting And More Join Together To Cover...

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Say what you will about deforestation – if it gives us more benefit shows/ bizarre pop culture moments like this one, it may be worth putting up with: Fuse.tv reports that last night, Sting, Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Shirley Bassey, Debbie Harry and Lady Gaga all joined together to cover Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believing” at...

Bruce Springsteen To Release Three-Hour HD Concert Film

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Rolling Stone reports that singer/ all-around rock ‘n roll badass Bruce Springsteen will be releasing a DVD and Blu-ray of his monolithic, 27-song performance at London’s Hard Rock Calling festival that took place on June 28th, 2009.  London Calling: Live in Hyde Park will be released on June 22nd, and, if you couldn’t tell by the title, the set features a...

TV Review: Spectacle - Elvis Costello with Bruce Springsteen Part 1

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Spectacle: Elvis Costello with Bruce Springsteen
It's a conversation between London and New Jersey. The infamous singer-songwriter Elvis Costello sat down with the legendary rocker Bruce Springsteen on his show Spectacle: Elvis Costello with... The attention was geared toward Springsteen's inspirations, his time on the Jersey Shore, and his humble beginnings. The audience was filled with seasoned faces, all of whom were eager to...