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Bruce Springsteen performs “My Hometown” at the Tony Awards: Watch

He’s won an Oscar, he’s won a Grammy. and tonight, he took home a Tony–from the hands of Billy Joel, no less. Now, the only thing left for Bruce Springsteen to win is an Emmy, but he’s got plenty of time to lock that down. For now, though, the New Jersey bard celebrated his latest victory, which honors

Why Genesis' Tony Banks Left Progressive Rock Behind: Exclusive Interview

Tony Banks’ rock days have been in the rear-view for the past decade. Yet he’s faced the same question pretty much since the day he completed a massive Genesis tour with former bandmates Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford in 2007: “Will the band ever reunite again?” It’s the prog-rock elephant in every room he enters, trampling

Tony Banks Says Genesis Are Probably Done for Good: Exclusive Interview

Genesis had been dormant for a decade when Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford staged a worldwide 2007 reunion tour. Before that, they hadn’t done any studio work with original singer Peter Gabriel since 1999, when Genesis re-recorded “The Carpet Crawlers” as a five-piece band. A variety of things – not least of which was Collins’

Beatles Promoter Tony Calder Dies at 74

Tony Calder, a promoter who helped the Beatles to their first hit before signing Black Sabbath and Fleetwood Mac to label deals, has died at age 74. His death was confirmed by the BBC and producer Andrew Loog Oldham, with whom Calder started Immediate Records in the ’60s. The BBC said Calder died of complications from pneumonia