The Boss is back.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band bring the "Wrecking Ball Tour" to Buffalo in a concert at 7:30 p.m. April 13 in the First Niagara Center. Tickets are $100.50, $70.50 and $38.50 go on sale at 11 a.m. Jan. 28 through the FNC box office, through www.livenation.com and by calling (888) 223-6000.
Performing with Springsteen in the E Street Band are Roy Bittan, piano and synthesizer; Nils Lofgren, guitar and vocals; Patti Scialfa, guitar and vocals; Garry Tallent, bass guitar; Stevie Van Zandt, guitar and vocals; and Max Weinberg, drums. Also: Soozie Tyrell - violin, guitar, vocals and Charlie Giordano, keyboards.
The "Wrecking Ball," Springsteen's 17th studio album, will be released March 6 on Columbia Records; the first single is slated to be "We Take Care of Our Own."
-- Toni Ruberto