Some of Bruce Springsteen's most popular tracks could also be considered Clarence Clemons songs, such were the strengths of this late saxophonist's contributions.
Of all the songs in Bruce Springsteen's extensive catalog, the one that could have expected to be permanently retired following the death of Clarence Clemons was 'Jungleland.' Its defining characteristic -- a two-minute, 20-second saxophone solo -- was Clemons' career highlight, capturing all the characters' emotions as it headed into the finale.
As Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band prepare to go back out on the road behind their new album, 'Wrecking Ball,' guitarist Nils Lofgren has been doing a lion's share of the press. In a recent interview with Washington D.C.'s WBIG radio, Lofgren spoke about how the concerts will be different following the death of saxophonist Clarence Clemons in June 2011.