“High Hopes” is familiar to Springsteen die-hards; he previously recorded it for the Blood Brothers EP, which was released in 1996 along with the film of the same name,
The university has revealed that it will be offering a semester-long, freshman seminar on Springsteen, which will be led by professor Azzan Yadin-Israel, a Jewish studies and classics specialist. The class will focus on the religious influence on Springsteen’s work, and the syllabus will span the entire discography.
Bruce Springsteen generally communicates with his fans via his music and his performances; he’s not one to post too often on his website or social media. But this week, he took to his official site to post a thank you letter to fans, and also a new music video, which served a similar purpose.
Beginning in 1986, the Human Rights Concerts toured the globe to raise funds and awareness of Amnesty International. Acts like Bruce Springsteen, Sting, U2, Peter Gabriel, Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant and Jimmy Page and more took the stage to perform for a cause.
In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]
Country music superstar Eric Church introduced himself to rock fans a few years back via his song “Springsteen,” which named dropped several songs from, well, Bruce Springsteen. Since then, he’s also played Metallica‘s Orion Festival […]
Happy Labor Day in advance, kids. Here are ten perfect songs for the occasion.
Wait for it … here it is… The Boss got hundreds of song requests, and, lots of requests for free plane fare to come see the show… Why did Bruce Springsteen dare show himself? Prince just did […]
‘Springsteen & I’ focuses on Bruce fans and their devotion to the man, four decades into his career. It’s a documentary about Bruce, in which his songs and fans do the talking, so Springsteen himself only appears in live concert footage. In fact, director Baillie Walsh didn’t shoot a minute of footage or record any voiceovers. The entire movie is comprised almost entirely of fan testimonials, shot by the fans themselves and submitted for inclusion.
Bruce Springsteen is the latest musician to address the Trayvon Martin verdict. At a concert in Ireland on Tuesday (July 16), the rocker dedicated his song “American Skin (41 Shots)” to the Florida teen who […]