Sun, 22 Jan 2017 15:35:27 GMT
Every four years when a president -- Republican or Democratic -- is inaugurated in Washington D.C., the New Jersey State Society hosts the Garden State Inaugural Gala . The society, a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, stresses that it's meant to be apolitical.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 13:25:49 GMT
The Boss is back with another powerful political message and doesn't look like leaving Australia behind anytime soon. On the brink of his third Australian tour in three years, it's clear Bruce Springsteen has something special in store for his fans down under.
Sun, 22 Jan 2017 00:36:56 GMT
After his plans for a trip of a lifetime fell over, British Bruce Springsteen fan Paul McGuirk hopes to turn his own disappointment into someone else's day. Mr McGuirk planned to surprise his wife, Lynn, with a trip to Christchurch to see the Springsteen concert in February, to celebrate their 50th birthdays.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 07:24:35 GMT
Country superstar Eric Church, whose breakthrough hit was called "Springsteen," has borrowed something else from The Boss: the marathon concert. Church, a Nashville maverick who has always done things his way, is eschewing opening acts on his current Holdin' My Own Tour, which visited soldout Target Center in Minneapolis on Friday.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 14:11:12 GMT
A Bruce Springsteen cover band backed out, but comedian Joe Piscopo was front and center at an inaugural ball hosted by a New Jersey group. The former "Saturday Night Live" star performed a version of Frank Sinatra's "New York, New York ," but rewritten with New Jersey references at the Garden State Inaugural Gala Thursday.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 11:58:45 GMT
On Thursday, January 12, Bruce Springsteen visited what has become one of his favorite stomping grounds over the last eight years, The White House, for a special acoustic set. Springsteen performed the event at the White House before heading to Australia to start his tour in Perth this Sunday.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 05:33:45 GMT
As he finished his presidency, Barack Obama scored a private Bruce Springsteen show at the White House. As Donald Trump took the reins, he was reduced to booking a Springsteen cover band - and even they cancelled on him .
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:33:31 GMT
President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration schedule is set, but convincing performers to be part of the show has been an ongoing challenge. Trump said, "we're going to have a very, very elegant day.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:15:24 GMT
Bruce Springsteen staged a secret acoustic gig at the White House January 12th to reward Barack Obama's staff for their hard work these eight years. Bruce Springsteen staged a secret acoustic concert at the White House January 12th to reward President Barack Obama 's staff for their hard work over the past eight years, Backstreets revealed Wednesday.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 20:26:57 GMT
Mike Huckabee believes Bruce Springsteen should meet with factory workers whose lives have been severely affected by the nation's job losses to outsourcing. Writing on his Facebook page on Wednesday, the former Arkansas governor says the rock superstar has chronicled the plight of America's blue-collar workers in his music - and maybe it's time for him to revisit.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:16:03 GMT
Bruce Springsteen tribute band the B Street Band have pulled out of playing a Donald Trump inauguration ball. The group, who call themselves the "number one Bruce Springsteen tribute band" in the US, had been set to play the Garden State Gala at the Washington Court Hotel in DC the day before the president-elect's inauguration on 20 January.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:27:56 GMT
I've been watching the press gleefully covering all of the plans for massive protests and disruptions which are scheduled to take place during Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday with a growing sense of annoyance. Adding fuel to the fire was the unified front being presented by Hollywood and the music industry in their outright rejection of the election results and endless snubs and insults.
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 01:19:45 GMT
Three Doors Down lead singer Brad Arnold looks out into the crowd during a performance at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:42:29 GMT
"We had to make it known that we didn't want to seem disrespectful ... to Bruce and his music and his band," B-Street Band's Will Forte says Bruce Springsteen cover group the B-Street Band has dropped out of a Donald Trump inauguration party out of "respect and gratitude" for Springsteen. The B-Street Band , a popular Bruce Springsteen cover group that's performed nearly 200 gigs a year since 1980, convened in the dressing room Sunday night before a typical late-afternoon gig at Bensalem, PA's Parx Casino.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:31:53 GMT
ASBURY PARK -- Every volunteer associated with the Light of Day foundation and its annual winter festival in Asbury Park insists the weekend's main-course concert at the Paramount Theatre is not meant to be centered on Bruce Springsteen, and whether or not he chooses to drop by for a "surprise" set. And that's the right attitude; through nearly 20 years and thousands of performances, the organization has raised more than $4 million for Parkinson's Disease research, and ticket sales to Saturday night's marathon show on the boardwalk are a fair chunk of those funds.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 19:57:52 GMT
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 17:42:57 GMT
Donald Trump 's inauguration is just one week away. Stephen Colbert noted it's no secret Donald Trump has had trouble lining up A-list performers for the occasion.