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Bruce Springsteen in Concert

Few artists can successfully tour behind nearly 40 year-old material But when it’s in support of arguably the best double album of all time, it’s not an issue. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band’s “The River” tour kicked off at an overstuffed Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh Saturday night to a sold out crowd of around 22,000. The show features the full album peppered…
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An Eclectic Mix of Voices Stir on New LPs

Johnny Marr, John Mellencamp and Nikki Lane thrill on their highly-anticipated returns, while a new tribute to Bruce Springsteen’s epic “Born in the U.S.A.” is essential listening for Americana and roots music lovers. Artist: Johnny Marr. Title: Playland (New Voodoo). You might like if you enjoy: The Church, The Cure, The Smiths. Tell me more: The breakaway modern…
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Online “Museum” of Rare Bruce Springsteen Artifacts BlindedByTheLight.com Launches Today

BlindedByTheLight.com, an online museum that features the largest Bruce Springsteen exhibit ever seen, has just launched in commemoration of the 30th anniversary release-date of “Born In The USA”- the most successful recording of Bruce’s career. With over 310 rare artifacts …
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Joe Ely Joins Bruce Springsteen and E-Street Band in Houston

Texas Roadhouse Rocker Joe Ely was invited onstage by Bruce Springsteen Tuesday night when The Boss and his famed E-Street Band played their encore before a packed Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion amphitheater in Houston. In raucous tour de force, Ely …
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Robert Kinsler’s Music-Minded Gift Guide Part 2

With December’s arrival it’s time to get serious about picking up some outstanding collections for those special and discerning music fans in your life. Here is the second of two special Music-minded Gift Guides showcasing a wide-ranging number of new collections available now. Here are some highly-recommended albums. Artist: Mark Knopfler. Title: Privateering (Verve). You might like if you enjoy: Dire Straits, Nils Lofgren. Tell me more: Bound to rank on…
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“Springsteen & I” DVD and Blu-ray To Be Released On October 29

Eagle Rock Entertainment, Black Dog Films and Mr. Wolf are delighted to announce the release on October 29, 2013 of Springsteen & I on DVD, Blu-ray and Visual Digital Formats [Pre-book Order Date October 4, MSRP $19.98 Blu-ray, $14.98 DVD]. …
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10 Great Albums of 2012

Whenever I look back at a year, at first glance I think “there weren’t many albums that I liked this past year,” or something to that effect. But as soon as I actually start listing them I always find myself having so many new favorites, and 2012 is no exception. I’ve decided to list 10 albums that I think stand out from the crowd. Some are obvious choices, and others might be a bit obscure, but well worth a listen, and a great way to discover some new music. ZZ Top – La Futura. 2012 was the year of classic rock. Aerosmith, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and ZZ Top all…
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2013 Grammy Nominees Album Contains 22 Tracks Featuring A Diverse Array of Artists and Songs

Capitol Records and The Recording Academy®’s GRAMMY Recordings® will
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Host and Performers Announced For 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year Tribute To Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen will be honored as the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year at a
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Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, Kanye West To Perform At MSG Concert For Sandy Aid

Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band and Kanye West will hit the
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Kenny Chesney + Bruce Springsteen Win at Billboard Touring Awards

Kenny Chesney and Bruce Springsteen were celebrated for their tour dominance last night at the annual Billboard Touring Awards, held in New York. The Awards are based primarily on numbers reported to Billboard Boxscore. Chesney was honored with the ‘Top …
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Songs Offer Messages Of Hope At Sandy Benefit Show

From “Livin’ on a Prayer” to “The Living Proof,” every song Friday at NBC’s benefit concert for superstorm Sandy victims became
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Lady Antebellum Meets The Boss

Grammy winning country trio Lady Antebellum took a break from the European leg of their headlining OWN THE NIGHT 2012 WORLD TOUR on Saturday to open for music icon Bruce Springsteen in London’s Hyde Park. The trio continues their run …
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Twenty-Time Grammy Winner Bruce Springsteen To BE Honored AS 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year

Bruce Springsteen will be honored as the 2013 MusiCares® Person of the
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NPR Music Presents Bruce Springsteen SXSW Keynote Speech

Adding to its schedule of can’t-miss coverage and events, NPR Music will offer a live worldwide webcast and broadcast of Bruce Springsteen’s keynote from the South by Southwest Music and Media Conference and Festival, on Thursday, March 15. This is …
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Kenny chesney To Perform on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon – Feb. 28

“Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” will honor Bruce Springsteen with a weeklong musical tribute February 27 – March 2 (12:35 a.m. on NBC)
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Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band To Perform On Grammys

Twenty-time GRAMMY® winner Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band have been added to the stellar
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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce First US Leg of 2012 World Tour

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street
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Nils Lofgren Reflects On Life At 60 and the Loss of Clarence Clemons

Timing is everything. When I spoke with guitarist Nils Lofgren on Nov. 9, he was candid about his recovery following a double-hip replacement and turning 60 on June 21, as well as the loss of his close friend, E Street Band saxophonist Clarence Clemons, just a few days earlier.But not once during our phone chat did Lofgren tip his hand about Bruce Springsteen and the band’s 2012 tour, news of which the Boss revealed on his website a week later. Still, it was clear in the interview…
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