Bruce Springsteen has built his reputation as someone who was not afraid of writing an autobiographical song. In 1988, Springsteen's marriage to model Julianne Phillips was crumbling and his not-so-covert description of the breakup was the forgotten single One Step Up.
What happens when persistence gets curdled by perfectionism? A look at how The Boss, Franz Kafka, Woody Allen, and Darwin faced their artistic demons and published.
Musician/actor Stevie Van Zandt is best known for his work with Bruce Springsteen and his colorful turn as Silvio in the HBO series The Sopranos. During the 1980s, Van Zandt helped record Sun City, a politically charged anthem against South Africa's Apartheid system. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — A handwritten working manuscript of Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit "Born to Run" has sold for $197,000 at a New York City auction.
NEW YORK (AP) — Tramps like us, baby we were born to bid. A handwritten, working lyric sheet for Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit "Born to Run" could sell for as much as $100,000 on Thursday, Sotheby's has predicted. The document used to...Show More Summary
"Out of the Furnace," about two suffering brothers (Christian Bale and Casey Affleck) in Pennsylvania steel country, hits some of the same notes as "The Deer Hunter" and Bruce Springsteen's early albums—"Darkness at the Edge of Town" and "Nebraska" especially. Show More Summary
If you are on Twitter and don’t follow @RobDelaney, you need to rethink your life. It’s like going to Italy and not eating pizza, or driving through New Jersey for the first time and not listening to Bruce Springsteen, which I’m pretty sure is illegal. Bruce Springsteen is the King of New Jersey, and Rob [...]
He's associated with the state as much as Bruce Springsteen and Snooki and now James Gandolfini is leaving a permanent mark on New Jersey. This weekend, the "Sopranos" star had a street named after him in his hometown of Park Ridge,Show More Summary
Yeah, oh well, huh? It seems the Boss is comin’ ‘round the mountain again, following 2012’s non-terrible Wrecking Ball (TMT Review). It’s basically a less-than-new-but-kinda-sorta album of rarities called High Hopes, which Bruce himself...Show More Summary
A hand-written manuscript for Bruce Springsteen’s 1975 megahit, Born To Run,” will be hitting the auction block December 5.… READ ON
Since its August inception, Twin Shadow’s UNDER THE CVRS video series has become a tour de force of pre-2000s tributes, including homages to hard-hitters like 10cc, Bruce Springsteen, Tori Amos and Lou Reed. For the fifth installment of the series, George Lewis Jr. has upped the ante by choosing to tackle U2’s legendary 1987 power ballad “With Or Without [...]
Expected to fetch between $75,000 and $100,000.
NEW YORK (AP) — A handwritten working manuscript of Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit "Born to Run" will be offered at auction on Dec. 5, with a presale estimate of $70,000 to $100,000, Sotheby's said Wednesday. The seller was not revealed. Show More Summary
On 5 December 2013 Sotheby?s will present a handwritten working manuscript of ?Born to Run,? the Bruce Springsteen smash that became an essential American anthem. Written entirely in Springsteen?s hand, this early version charts the beginnings of the 1975 hit that catapulted The Boss to mega-stardom. Show More Summary
A handwritten working manuscript of Bruce Springsteen's 1975 hit "Born to Run" will be offered at auction on Dec. 5, with a presale estimate of $70,000 to $100,000, says Sotheby's. The seller wasn't revealed, but the document used to be in the collection of former Springsteen manager Mike...
Lately, in his UNDER THE CVRS video series, Twin Shadow main man George Lewis, Jr. has been recording moody black-and-white versions of classic songs by 10cc, Bruce Springsteen, Tori Amos, and Lou Reed. And in his latest clip, Lewis has taken on a big one: U2?s lighters-up feelings-everywhere ballad “With Or Without You.” The Twin [...]
At 64, Bruce Springsteen is tickling retirement age; despite that fact, the man appears to get more done in a month than most of us do in 10. After releasing the album Wrecking Ball in March of 2012, Springsteen and his E-Street Band embarked upon a world tour from March 2012 to September 2013, playing [...]
Bruce Springsteen will release a new studio album, his 18th, next January. High Hopes is due out Jan. 14 on Columbia Records and includes contributions from not only members of the E Street Band, but also Rage Against The Machine’s Tom Morello, who Springsteen says inspired this record. Show More Summary
Bruce Springsteen has announced the release of his 18th studio album, High Hopes, which may seem like an odd choice for a title at first. After all, Springsteen’s been recording music for so long, and has made so many classic albums, that he’d be forgiven if his next one was a dud. Show More Summary