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Clarence Clemons

An Oak Ridge Boy and a Carter Girl: Conversations With Joe Bonsall and Carlene Carter, Plus a George Michael Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 04.09.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

You have a new album, Carter Girl, that takes you back to your roots. What does being a Carter Girl mean to you?

Darlene Love Honored as "Big Man of the Year" by Little Kids Rock

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.23.2013 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Darlene Love's incredible musical talents and stage presence were honored last week at a star-studded Manhattan benefit showcasing music education in ...

Land of Hope and Dreams: Down the Road With Bruce Springsteen in 2012

Holly Cara Price | Posted 11.21.2012 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

This tour, which began in March and has now taken in venues in this country (with more to come after a short break) and in Europe, has now become a three-and-a-half-hour-plus extravaganza every night.

The Gospel According to Bruce Springsteen: A Playlist From the Boss to Save Your Soul

David Wild | Posted 04.27.2012 | Entertainment
David Wild

There's always been a bit of a preacher about Bruce in concert, but his latest tour in support of his excellent Wrecking Ball album is truly a religious experience in a non-denominational yet very soulful way.

Levon Helm and Clarence Clemons Enter Rock 'N Roll Heaven

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 06.23.2012 | Entertainment
Miles Mogulescu

The Band and the E Street Band are so great in part because they're true ensembles -- bands of brothers. But even so, Clarence and Levon provided any extra measure of soul and magic dust.

Review: Wrecking Ball by Bruce Springsteen

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.05.2012 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Wrecking Ball stands as Springsteen's best album release in almost thirty years. It's both wrenching and jubilant; looking back and looking forward; steeped in sorrow as well as celebratory and undaunted.

"This Will Be Our Year": An Upbeat Playlist For New Year's Eve

David Wild | Posted 02.28.2012 | Entertainment
David Wild

Instead of making any promises to myself that I might not live up to, here's my best shot at the ultimate, mostly uplifting playlist for all of our New Year's Eve parties.

WATCH: In Memoriam: Those We've Lost Along the Way

Posted 12.21.2011 | Black Voices

2011 was a monumental year in a lot of ways. Sadly, we lost many amazing minds and talents along the way. Here's a round of those we've lost, alo...

Two Christmas Songs By Late Clarence Clemons Set For Release

AP | Posted 12.17.2011 | Black Voices

ASBURY PARK, N.J. -- Fans of Clarence Clemons will get to hear the Big Man in time for Christmas. Two Christmas songs recorded by the E Street Band s...

The E-Street Band Will Decide How To Proceed Without Clarence Clemons

AP | By JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 11.23.2011 | Home

NEW YORK -- Steve Van Zandt says Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band will get together over the next couple of weeks to discuss how the band will ...

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen's Awkward Moment Caught On Tape!

Posted 10.02.2011 | Celebrity

Bruce Springsteen seems like the type of guy that always maintains his cool, but somehow, The Boss can't make suspenders look cool. In this raw footag...

Lady Gaga: "The World Should Be Kinder To The Superstar'

Posted 10.01.2011 | Celebrity

Lady Gaga, looking quite conservative (for Gaga, that is) in a houndstooth-only ensemble, co-hosted "The View" today with Whoopi, Joy, Barbara and Eli...

Bruce Springsteen Emotionally Remembers Fallen E-Street Band Brother, Clarence Clemons

Posted 08.30.2011 | Entertainment

The on-stage magic that existed between Bruce Springsteen and his E-Street Bandmate Clarence Clemons was a nearly four decade-long run of pure friends...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 08.24.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The Women's World Cup gets underway Sunday in Germany. Remember when the U.S. ruled the roost? You knew 'em on a first name basis. Mia, Brandi. That was oh so 12 years ago.

Why Clarence Clemons Matters to Race Relations

Ben Mankiewicz | Posted 08.21.2011 | Los Angeles
Ben Mankiewicz

The cover photo of Born to Run -- Springsteen grinning and leaning on Clemons' broad shoulder -- meets the standard for iconic rock n' roll images. And its status is rooted in the beautiful story that picture tells.

WATCH: U2 Dedicates Song To Clarence Clemons At Anaheim Show

The Huffington Post | Eliza Fisher | Posted 08.20.2011 | Los Angeles

U2's visit to Southern California this weekend coincided with a sad moment for the music industry, as Clarence Clemons, the saxophonist for Bruce Spri...

Clarence Spoke; They Listened

Tom Davis | Posted 08.20.2011 | New York
Tom Davis

Clarence was the "Big Man," and to many, he was as big as Bruce. Yes, to many, Clarence needed Bruce. But, to the legions of fans who followed the E Street Band, Bruce needed Clarence, too.

Tribute: 'Big Man' Clarence Clemons Performs National Anthem On Opening Day

Posted 08.20.2011 | Sports

Clarence Clemons, legendary saxophonist for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, passed away on Saturday roughly a week after suffering complicati...

Remembering Clarence Clemons: On Meeting "The Big Man" in "The Big House"

Greg Mitchell | Posted 08.19.2011 | Entertainment
Greg Mitchell

Perhaps you've heard, Clarence Clemons, "The Big Man" in Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, passed away on Saturday, about a week after suffering a massive stroke, at the age of 69. It's hard to imagine him silent, both musically and verbally.

The Big Man's Top Solos: Clarence Clemons' Best E Street Band Performances

Posted 08.18.2011 | Entertainment

When the change was made uptown, and the Big Man joined the band… Clarence Clemons, legendary saxophonist and the mountain of Bruce Springsteen...

Bruce Springsteen's 'E Street Band' Saxophonist Dies

Reuters | Posted 08.18.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Clarence Clemons, the saxophone player in Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, died on Saturday, according to media reports,...

"The Ties That Bind": A Get Well Playlist for Clarence Clemons

David Wild | Posted 08.14.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

As I write these words, I'm sitting in Ibiza, Spain looking at a rather non-Jersey shore, but when I heard about Clarence Clemons having a stroke, I wanted to write a get-well playlist. Here's hoping that the Big Man gets better soon.

'E Street Band' Member Reportedly Partially Paralyzed After Stroke

Spinner | Posted 08.13.2011 | Home

Clarence Clemons, the saxophonist for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, suffered a stroke on Sunday, June 12, at his home in Florida. According to Sh...

E Street Band Legend Suffers Stroke

AP | NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 08.13.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Saxophonist Clarence Clemons of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band has suffered a stroke. A person who has worked with Clemons in the ...

The Spiritual Journey Of Clarence Clemons

Belmar, NJ Patch | Christine A. Scheller | Email the Author | 5:30am | Posted 06.05.2011 | Religion

Clarence Clemons had dispersed a crowd on the Great Wall of China so a filmmaker could record him playing his saxophone when a member of the crowd dem...