Tag: Clarence Clemons

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Darlene Love, “All Alone On Christmas”

Remembering Darlene Love's second greatest Christmas song...

Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Thinks Bruce Springsteen Is Trapped — Ooh Yeah!

Bob Lefsetz goes to a Bruce Springsteen concert and gets it completely wrong....

Music, News

Music News: Bruce Springsteen Announces 2012 U.S. Tour

Bruce Springsteen, rock's ultimate road warrior, will play 18 shows in the United States this spring in support of his upcoming album,...

Music, Spare Parts

Springsteen’s Spare Parts: “This Hard Land” (1984)

After much delay, Spare Parts finally returns with 1984's mega-blockbuster, "This Hard Land."...

Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Bruce Springsteen, “My City of Ruins”

With just his guitar and harmonica, backed by a small group of singers behind him, Springsteen delivered his "prayer for our fallen...



My Interview with Clarence Clemons: A Writer Remembers

I met Clarence Clemons earlier this year at Sun Life Stadium, hours prior to the first game of the Florida Marlins’ season....



Good Luck, Goodbye: Remembering Clarence Clemons

Popdose remembers legendary Bruce Springsteen sax man Clarence Clemons....


Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Jr. Walker & the All Stars, “What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)”

As part of a week of tributes to the late Clarence Clemons, Ken Shane features a musician who had a major impact on Clarence's musical...


A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: “Further On (Up the Road)”

Ken Shane remembers his first Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band show and pays tribute to the band's heart and soul, Clarence Clemons....


Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Lawrence Kirsch, “The Light in Darkness”

Bruce Springsteen's fans, including two Popdose contributors, tell the story of The Boss' legendary 1978 Darkness On The Edge Of Town album...


Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Clarence Clemons

Clarence Clemons recently published his autobiography, and Ken Shane was lucky enough to spend a few minutes speaking with the Big Man...


Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Clarence Clemons & Don Reo, “Big Man”

One thing you learn pretty early on in Springsteen saxophonist Clarence Clemons’ memoir Big Man (Grand Central Publishing, 400...


Concert Reviews, Music

Live Music: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, East Rutherford, N.J., 5/21/09

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Listening Booth, Music

Listening Booth: Bruce Springsteen, “Working on a Dream”

Bona fides: I’m a Jersey boy, and a fan. I’ve got more than 50 Springsteen concerts under my belt. I’ve even met him once...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “W’s iMix”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Howdy to all the ‘Merican people! George W. Bush here.  Well, I’m almost outta here, and...