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Bruce Springsteen Delivers Memorable Performance At Apollo Theater

The power and the glory were unleashed in the heart of Harlem on Friday night as Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band took to the stage of the storied Apollo Theater.

03/10/2012

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NJ Gov. Christie Defends Lowering Flags Half Staff For Whitney Houston

Gov. Chris Christie says he’s been getting a lot of e-mails and calls from people upset over his decision to lower flags to half staff Saturday to honor Newark native Whitney Houston.

02/15/2012

June 2011 - In Review (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images; AP Photo/PATCH.com, Christopher Costa; Mike Xirinachs / WCBS 880; Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 Audiofile: June 2011 – The Month In Sound

Everything from the outrageous to the tragic happened in June. Take a listen.

06/30/2011

Saxophone player Clarence Clemons (credit: AP Photo/Keystone, Peter Klaunzer)

Somers’ Monologue: Clarence Clemons, Mets, Yankees And An 80-Year-Old Manager

Steve Somers opened up a Monday schmooze with a smorgasbord of sorts. After lamenting the loss of E Street Band saxophonist Clarence “The Big Man” Clemons, Somers gets into the swing of things talking Mets, Yankees, Jack McKeon, Tiger Woods and much more.

WFAN–06/21/2011

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Sweeny: Random Yankee Thoughts

Rain has Sweeny on the ground at O’Hare, which got him thinking about Phil Hughes, Derek Jeter, Brett Gardner and the motives of Brian Cashman.

WFAN–06/20/2011

Musican Clarence Clemons performs the National Anthem prior to Game Five of the 2006 NBA Finals between the Miami Heat and the Dallas Mavericks June 18, 2006 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2006 NBAE  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE/Getty Images)

Clarence Clemons’ Death Leaves Void For Springsteen, ‘E Street’

The death of saxophone player Clarence Clemons ripped a hole in Bruce Springsteen’s music and onstage life, taking away a figure who had served him loyally for decades.

06/19/2011

Saxophone player Clarence Clemons (credit: AP Photo/Keystone, Peter Klaunzer)

E Street Band Sax Player Clarence Clemons Dies At 69

“Immeasurable” is how Bruce Springsteen is describing the loss of his longtime saxaphone player and friend Clarence Clemons.

06/18/2011

Saxophone player Clarence Clemons (credit: AP Photo/Keystone, Peter Klaunzer)

Report: E Street Band Saxophonist Clarence Clemons Suffers Stroke

A person who has worked with Clemons in the past confirmed that Clemons had the stroke. Clemons, 69, is known as “the Big Man” in the E Street Band and his sax has been one of the most defining elements of the band’s sound.

06/13/2011