Before “Born To Run” was played at a 1988 concert, Bruce Springsteen was candid with the crowd. He wrote “Born To Run” in his bedroom in Long Branch, New Jersey, when he was 24 years old. “The questions I asked myself in this song, it seems like I’ve been trying to find the answers to them […]
Bruce Springsteen w. John Fogerty - Fortunate Son John Fogerty has announced his new memoir; Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music...
Bruce Springsteen sang of 'Hunter of Invisible Game' — and a state Senate committee took his words to heart Tuesday.
Did you know Patti Smith’s “Because the Night” — arguably one of her most accessible pieces — actually began as a Bruce Springsteen song that he wrote and rejected? The A.V. Club, in their column “Hear This,” has this week set its focus on songs written by men that women interpreted better. … Read More
In Hear This, A.V. Club writers sing the praises of songs they know well. This week, we’re talking about songs that were originally created by men but were better covered by women. Patti Smith, “Because The Night” (1978) I learned that...Show More Summary
AUSTIN, TX: “Everybody in a record store is your friend for 20 minutes or so,” Bruce Springsteen announces in … Read More
The Furious Seasons are a band that capture the essence of pop and rock with the finesse that people like Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, and The Hooters, and once brought to the forefront and on their fourth album My Love Is Strong (Stonegarden), they explain in thirteen songs why that spirit is very much alive […]
By Richard K. Barry I'm not sure I knew this, but it seems to be the case that Springsteen's "We Take Care of Our Own" was played throughout Barack Obama's 2012 reelection campaign. It was the first single from his album Wrecking Ball,...Show More Summary
With sultry singer Rihanna's new video tease out for her latest single, "American Oxygen" looking a lot like a not so subtle tribute to Bruce Springsteen's iconic "Born in the USA" album pose, could the Barbados born beauty secretlyShow More Summary
By now, it’s hard to find a goalie, at least at the NHL level, who doesn’t have a pretty boss mask. But only the Jets’ Ondrej Pavelec can claim to have a mask that actually pays tribute to the Boss. Pavelec is a big fan of Bruce Springsteen, and he asked renowned mask-designer David Gunnarsson to create […]
The iconic photographer on capturing magical moments with Bruce Springsteen, the Beastie Boys, Metallica and more Danny Clinch’s love of music and photography go hand in hand. He picked up a camera at a young age. “As soon as I started going to concerts with my friends, I’d bring a camera along, sneak it into the venues,” he told us. Show More Summary
[Bruce Springsteen - She's The One (Includes Gloria & Not Fade Away) / Landover 1978 - YouTube](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Koogv4fLLnM):
Every now and then, I take a trip to some other, quieter city and, like a lot of people who live here, get tempted to leave New York. And then things happen, like my day gets spontaneously rearranged around seeing Bruce Springsteen fill in for Bono when U2 plays in Times Square. Or, I find [...]
As part of last weekend’s Grammy festivities, Bob Dylan was honored as MusiCares Person Of The Year. You probably heard about him trash-talking Merle Haggard and others, but he there were also a bunch of tribute performances by a litany of music legends. The video below excerpts speeches by Dylan, Jimmy Carter, and NARAS president [...]
Young musicians or athletes often grow up idolizing a great talent in their field, dreaming that someday they will become the next Bruce Springsteen or Mickey Mantle. As a businessman with over twenty years of experience, I've foundShow More Summary
Last night, Bob Dylan was honored with the Person Of The Year award at the 2015 MusiCares Gala. Jack White, Beck, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Willie Nelson, Crosby, Stills, & Nash, Sheryl Crow, Norah Jones, Alanis Morissette, and more performed Dylan’s songs throughout the event, but Dylan did not end up performing himself. Instead, after [...]
The concert also featured Bruce Springsteen, Tom Jones, Crosby Stills & Nash, and many more.
After a dozen of versatile versions of his songs by artists including Bruce Springsteen, Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne, Beck, Norah Jones and others, Bob Dylan stood before a microphone at the MusiCares gala to accept his trophy for person of the year. The benefit, which helps musicians in times...
Jimmy Fallon has impersonated Neil Young on his show countless of times in the past. Fallon, dressed as Neil Young, has jammed with Bruce Springsteen for a rendition of Willow Smith’s “Whip My Hair”. He even joined Neil Young’s Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young bandmates for a rendition of Iggy Azalea’s hit song, “Fancy”. Show More Summary
The Boss' 1975 gig at Pennsylvania coffeehouse The Mid Point is considered to be the best of his legendary career.