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Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and humanitarian. He is best known for his work with his ColumbiaRoy OrbisonE Street Band . Nicknamed "The Boss", Springsteen is widely known for his brand of poetic lyrics, ColumbiaRoy OrbisonE Street BandAmericana , working class and sometimes political sentiments centered on his native working classNew Jersey , his distinctive voice and his lengthy and energetic stage performances, with... read more

The Essential Bruce Springsteen

''The Essential Bruce Springsteen'' is a compilation album by Bruce Springsteen, released November 11, 2003. The collection is part of a series of ''Essential'' sets released by Sony BMG (previously Sony Music Entertainment). It includes songs from various Springsteen albums and concerts up to the year 2003.The third disc includes previously unreleased cuts, B-sides, contributions to soundtracks and benefit albums, covers, and an alternate, "country-blues" acoustic version of "Countin' on a Miracle"... read more

Tracks (Bruce Springsteen album)

''Tracks'' is a four-disc box set by Bruce Springsteen, released in 1998 containing 66 songs. This box set mostly consists of never-before-released songs recorded during the sessions for his many albums, but also includes a number of single B-sides, as well as demos and alternate versions of already-released material.==History==The project began in early 1998, when Springsteen and his chief recording engineer, Toby Scott, began going through his massive collection of unreleased songs. Springsteen... read more

Bruce Springsteen discography

This is the discography of Bruce Springsteen, an American songwriter, singer and musician. Springsteen has released records steadily since 1973, and is widely known for his brand of heartland rock infused with pop hooks, poetic lyrics, and Americana sentiments centered on his native New Jersey. The E Street Band have been Springsteen's primary backing band since 1972 and have appeared on a majority of his studio albums and live releases. Springsteen also released one studio and live album with The... read more

Dear Bruce Springsteen

''Dear Bruce Springsteen'' is a juvenile fiction novel published in 1987 by Kevin Major. It consists of the letters of 14-year-old Terry Blanchard to his idol, Bruce Springsteen, in which he talks about his problems as a youth. read more

Fire (Bruce Springsteen song)

collapsed infobox section begincollapsed infobox section endcollapsed infobox section begincollapsed infobox section end"Fire" is a song written by Bruce Springsteen in 1977 which had its highest profile as a 1978 single release by The Pointer Sisters.==Bruce Springsteen versions==Bruce Springsteen envisioned "Fire" as a song which could be recorded by his idol Elvis Presley, the song being written during the period after Springsteen had seen Presley live at a May 28, 1977 concert at the Spectrum... read more

VH1 Storytellers (Bruce Springsteen)

''VH1 Storytellers'' is a concert and discussion DVD by Bruce Springsteen, expanded from the airing of an episode of the VH1 television series ''VH1 Storytellers'' on April 23, 2005. Tied into promotion for his album ''Devils & Dust'' at the time, it was released in video form half a year later.The filming for the program and video was done on April 4, 2005 at the newly opened Two River Theater in Red Bank, New Jersey. He played guitar and piano and sang as he dissected his songs for meaning, sometimes... read more

Night (Bruce Springsteen song)

"Night" is a song by Bruce Springsteen which first appeared on the ''Born to Run'' album in 1975. Although this is one of the lesser known songs from ''Born to Run'', "Night" has become somewhat of a stage favorite for the E Street Band. The song was not immediately played during the 1975 portions of the Born to Run Tour, but later became a frequent set-opener, especially during the 1976 and 1977 legs. It was still sometimes being used as an opening song decades later during the 2007–2008 Magic... read more

Ramrod (Bruce Springsteen song)

"Ramrod" is a song written and performed by Bruce Springsteen for his fifth album, ''The River'', released in 1980. It was recorded at The Power Station in New York in June or July 1979. The song was actually written earlier and recorded for Springsteen's ''Darkness on the Edge of Town'' album, but that recording was not used for its release on ''The River''.Although "Ramrod" was never released as the A-side of a single, it reached #30 on the ''Billboard'' Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart in 1981.... read more

Magic (Bruce Springsteen album)

''Magic'' is the fifteenth studio album by Bruce Springsteen. The album was released on September 25, 2007, by Columbia Records. It was his first with the E Street Band since ''The Rising'' in 2002. The album ranked number two on ''Rolling Stones list of the Top 50 Albums of 2007.ROBERT CHRISTGAU, DAVID FRICKE, CHRISTIAN HOARD, ROB SHEFFIELD (December 17, 2007). ''Rolling Stone''. Retrieved 2007-12-20==Background==''Magic'' was announced on August 16, 2007, following months of fevered recording... read more

Magic Tour (Bruce Springsteen)

The Magic Tour was Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band's 2007–2008 concert tour of North America and Western Europe.The tour began October 2, 2007, in Hartford, Connecticut, and concluded August 30, 2008 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This was his first tour with the E Street Band since 2004's Vote for Change shows and the first prolonged outing with them since the 2002–2003 Rising Tour., Shore Fire Media, August 28, 2007. Accessed August 28, 2007.After the conclusion of the tour's first leg on... read more

Badlands (Bruce Springsteen song)

"Badlands" is the leadoff track on Bruce Springsteen's fourth studio album ''Darkness on the Edge of Town'', and its second single.==Origins==According to Springsteen, he came up with the title "Badlands" before he started writing the song. He felt it was a "great title" but that it would be easy to blow it by not writing a worthy song for it.The riff is based on The Animals' "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood." According to the editors of ''Rolling Stone'' magazine, the song "tapped into the ferocity... read more

Bruce Springsteen Archives

''Bruce Springsteen Archives'' is an ongoing collection of officially released live albums by Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band. Beginning in November 2014 with the first release, Springsteen sought out to release fully recorded shows from his past archives officially to fans for purchase through http://live.brucespringsteen.net. The idea originally came after Springsteen released every concert from his High Hopes Tour for fans to purchase. Some of the shows have been previously released unofficially... read more

Springsteen (disambiguation)

Bruce Springsteen (born 1949) is an American singer and songwriter. read more

The River (Bruce Springsteen album)

''The River'' is the fifth studio album by QRolling StoneThe New Rolling Stone Album GuideBruce Springsteen , released on October 17, 1980 on QRolling StoneThe New Rolling Stone Album GuideBruce SpringsteenColumbia Records . Springsteen's sole QRolling StoneThe New Rolling Stone Album GuideBruce SpringsteenColumbia Recordsdouble album , ''The River'' was produced by QRolling StoneThe New Rolling Stone Album GuideBruce SpringsteenColumbia Recordsdouble albumJon Landau , Springsteen and bandmate... read more

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