The Verve singer cancels performance over vaccine passport requirement

United Kingdom 07/09/21, 15:52

Former singer of alternative rock band The Verve, Richard Ashcroft, canceled his performance at the Tramlines Festival in Sheffield, England. Everyone attending the recital will have to prove they have been vaccinated against the COVID or are not infected by undergoing a test, Breitbart reported. The singer used his Instagram account ...

Steven Van Zandt keeps on rocking but avoids the p-word

Entertainment 05/20/19, 09:43

There's plenty of rock on Steven Van Zandt's first album of original material in 20 years. There's also soul and funk and some mean horn solos. What there isn't plenty of is politics.The bandana-wearing guitarist for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, who in the past has never been shy about ...

Springsteen, Scorsese talk Catholicism, films and creativity

Entertainment 05/05/19, 23:04

With a friendship going back to a fateful meeting at The Roxy in 1975, Bruce Springsteen and Martin Scorsese shared the stage in Los Angeles Sunday night for a wide-ranging conversation about everything from their Catholic upbringings and maturing faith to Flannery O'Connor, concert documentaries and the role of an ...

Jersey’s Springsteen readies a Western-style album

Entertainment 04/25/19, 10:08

Fresh off his Broadway run, New Jersey's Bruce Springsteen looked West for inspiration on a new album he's planning to release on June 14.The 13-song disc is his first new studio album in five years. Titled "Western Stars," Springsteen said Thursday the album draws some inspiration from southern California pop ...

Sundance: An ode to Springsteen in ‘Blinded by the Light’

Entertainment 01/28/19, 14:44

One day after Park City, Utah, rocked out to 17 Bruce Springsteen songs in the film "Blinded by the Light" at the Sundance Film Festival, New Line is in talks to acquire the feel-good film for $15 million."Blinded by the Light" is based on Guardian journalist Sarfraz Manzoor's memoir about ...

Bruce Springsteen surprises Irish pub patrons in Boston

Entertainment 01/15/19, 15:54

Bruce Springsteen made an unexpected visit to a Boston pub last week.Tommy McCarthy, owner of The Bebop, says Springsteen walked into the bar with his wife and another woman to spend some time listening to a local performer playing Friday evening. McCarthy tells The Boston Globe that Springsteen enjoyed the ...

Pegi Young, musician and activist, dead at 66

Entertainment 01/03/19, 16:32

Pegi Young, who with fellow musician and then-husband Neil Young helped found the Bridge School for children with speech and physical impairments, has died. Young died of cancer Tuesday in California, according to spokeswoman Michelle Gutenstein-Hinz. She was 66. Additional details about her death were not immediately available. Pegi Young first conceived ...

Facebook apologizes for banning evangelist Franklin Graham

U.S. 01/02/19, 05:38

Facebook has apologized for temporarily banning North Carolina evangelist Franklin Graham from its platform over a 2016 post about the state's "bathroom bill." The Asheville Citizen Times reports Facebook apologized to Graham on Sunday. Graham, the son of the late Rev. Billy Graham, said last week that platform banned him for ...

Hours after Springsteen show closes, film drops on Netflix

Entertainment 12/13/18, 10:18

To director Thom Zimny, the key element in his filmed version of Bruce Springsteen's Broadway show was in the star's eyes.The Netflix documentary makes its first appearance on the service early in the morning of Dec. 16, hours after the singer's 236th and last performance of "Springsteen on Broadway" at ...

Bruce Springsteen: No tour with E Street band in 2019

Entertainment 12/05/18, 07:09

Bruce Springsteen will not be touring with the E Street Band in 2019.Springsteen on Tuesday posted on Twitter that they hope to be back soon. But The Boss says he wants a break after his "Springsteen on Broadway" show wraps up on Dec. 15 and he's working on various recording ...

Bruce Springsteen, Seth Meyers headline veterans fundraiser

Entertainment 11/06/18, 01:22

Bruce Springsteen teamed up with country star Eric Church on a version of "Working on the Highway" and Jon Stewart laced into Donald Trump at a bawdy event Monday in New York that gathered comedians and musicians to help raise money for military veterans. Springsteen avoided politics completely at the Stand ...

Soundtrack of Bruce Springsteen’s Broadway show is coming

Entertainment 11/02/18, 10:42

Now you don't even have to go to Broadway to hear Bruce Springsteen's sold-out show.Columbia Records said Friday the official two-disc soundtrack of "Springsteen on Broadway" will be released Dec. 14. A few days later, on Dec. 16, a filmed version of the show debuts on Netflix."Springsteen on Broadway" has ...

Touch football fundraisers appear at NFL stadiums

Football 11/01/18, 02:14

When Nicole Fountain was on the staff for MetLife Stadium in the New Jersey Meadowlands, planning events was among her main duties.Fountain worked with such artists as Bruce Springsteen, Kenny Chesney and Taylor Swift, who staged concerts in the building. She organized major events and oversaw social media for the ...

Bruce Springsteen makes surprise festival appearance

Entertainment 10/01/18, 10:16

Bruce Springsteen has appeared for a surprise performance at a New Jersey festival."The Boss" took a break from "Springsteen on Broadway" and performed with the band Social Distortion at the inaugural Sea.Hear.Now festival in Asbury Park Sunday.He played three songs, "Bad Luck," ''Misery Loves Company" and "Ring of Fire," in ...

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