Clarence Clemons died today of complications from a stroke. So so sad. The Stone Pony in Asbury Park will be opening its doors Sunday at noon for people to gather to remember Clarence. Nils Lofgren will be at the Borgata Music Box July 3.
Bruce Springsteen said:
Clarence lived a wonderful life. He carried within him a love of people that made them love him. He created a wondrous and extended family. He loved the saxophone, loved our fans and gave everything he had every night he stepped on stage. His loss is immeasurable and we are honored and thankful to have known him and had the oppurtunity to stand beside him for nearly forty years. He was my great friend, my partner and with Clarence at my side, my band and I were able to tell a story far deeper than those simply contained in our music. His life, his memory, and his love will live on in that story and in our band.