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Tuesday, April 15 2008

Greetings From Bury Park by Sarfraz Manzoor

A journalist reaches manhood with a detour through Bruce Springsteen's world in new book.


Sunday, February 24 2008

1968 with Tom Brokaw

This documentary is filled with revealing moments, both big and small, that show just how much – and how little – things have changed.


Sunday, January 20 2008

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back (A Eulogy for the E Street Sound)

When it comes to his work with the E Street Band, Springsteen seems to have tempered or even jettisoned other songwriting trademarks, such as the sense of place that informed so many of his songs.


Thursday, January 3 2008

David Bowie and the Crisis Pentalogy

The recently-released David Bowie Box documents the ten years or so before Bowie's heart attack, during which he worked his way through his midlife crisis.


Sunday, November 18 2007

Bruce Springsteen: Under Review-1978-82: Tale of the Working Man [DVD]

While the subtitle, “Tales of the Workingman”, is hopelessly cliché, the DVD mostly dodges the expected pitfalls of the Springsteen story.


Sunday, September 30 2007

Bruce Springsteen: Magic

With his mates, the E Street Band, Springsteen remarkably captures some of that old elusive lightning while teaching us about the ties that bind all over again.


Wednesday, September 5 2007

Reading About APEC


Sunday, July 22 2007

Bruce Springsteen: Live In Dublin [DVD]

This tour sold out venues everywhere in the world where it performed with only one exception: The United States, where it most needed to be heard.


Ian Hunter: Shrunken Heads (Reviews) [15.May.07]
Springsteen’s Other Tracks (Features) [4.Apr.07]
Dean & Britta: Back Numbers (Reviews) [18.Feb.07]
Bruce Springsteen: Devils & Dust (Reviews) [24.Apr.05]
Chuck Prophet: Age of Miracles (Reviews) [27.Oct.04]
Chuck Prophet: No Other Love (Reviews) [29.Aug.02]
Bruce Springsteen: The Rising (Reviews) [8.Aug.02]
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