Classic Rock Corner

Clarence Clemons' Top 7 E Street Sax Solos

As most of our readers know by now, E Street has lost its most prominent resident and Block Captain with the death of Clarence Clemons. In poor physical health for years due to various ailments, he died on Saturday night from complications due to a stroke less than a week earlier. The Big Man was 69.

So we here at Rocks Off scrambled to our iPod, CDs and even cassettes for an intense Father's Day trying to determine his greatest solos. Alas, there are ground rules:

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Bob Ruggiero has been writing about music, books, visual arts and entertainment for the Houston Press since 1997, with an emphasis on classic rock. He used to have an incredible and luxurious mullet in college as well. He is the author of the band biography Slippin’ Out of Darkness: The Story of WAR.
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