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Dr. Dre topped Forbes' list of the highest-paid hip-hop acts a few months back, and now the financial mag has named Dre the world's richest musician overall, a conclusion that should surprise no one…   Read Story »
U2 were planning a surprise concert in Times Square tonight for World AIDS Day, but Bono's bike accident put the event in jeopardy. Now it seems the concert is happening after all (official title: "A…   Read Story »
On Tuesday, Bruce Springsteen played the Concert For Valor, a big event honoring Veterans Day on Washington D.C.'s National Mall. This was a self-consciously patriotic event, but Springsteen's set…   Read Story »
The Concert For Valor took place last night on the National Mall in Washington, DC to honor Veteran's Day. An estimated 800,000 were in attendance and the event was simulcast online and on HBO.…   Read Story »
Bruce Springsteen was on The Daily Show last night to promote his new book, Outlaw Pete, which is based off of the song of the same name that opens his 2009 album Working On A Dream. Springsteen and…   Read Story »
Bruce Springsteen has convincingly played so many characters throughout his musical career, but he's never really acted. That's going to change, though, on the third season of Lilyhammer, the Netflix…   Read Story »
Bruce Springsteen's monumental LP Born In The U.S.A. turned 30 in June. In celebration, Lightning Rod Records is putting out Dead Man's Town, a tribute album featuring indie rock and alt-country…   Read Story »
A few weeks back, we premiered Low's cover of Bruce Springsteen's "I'm On Fire," and it was great (more on that below). It's their contribution to a forthcoming Springsteen tribute titled Dead Man's…   Read Story »
According to Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Portland musician Kasey Anderson has been sentenced to four years in prison after defrauding investors out of almost $600,000 by promising to put on a benefit…   Read Story »
Bruce Springsteen's 1984 blockbuster Born In The U.S.A. is the Boss's biggest, synthiest, least rootsy LP, but it's arguably just as packed with amazing songs as anything the man ever recorded. And…   Read Story »