Springsteen HBO Special on Darkness on the Edge of Town

In 1978, my prized possession was a Darkness on the Edge of Town promo poster

The classic rock marketing season is in full swing, with most major acts saving the big wallop for the fourth quarter. Christmas having a big influence on purchases is one thing about the music business that hasn’t changed in […]

KUT Documents Armadillo World HQ

Even I have heard of the Armadillo World Headquarters, the legendary club in Austin, Texas that helped birth many bands, but is especially well-known for its role in establishing the city as a musical hotbed of its own. The Armadillo is where the Outlaw Country movement was created by a confluence of hippies and rednecks, […]

Townshend Confirms Super Bowl Set List

Did the other artists playing at the Super Bowl reveal their set lists two weeks before the game, or is this part of Pete Townshend’s probation? I seem to recall some mystery about Springsteen, the Stones and Prince. Additionally, the NFL has announced that Will.i.am and Slash have created a remix of the Who’s signature […]

I'm the President, but He's the Boss

President Obama made a great speech about Bruce Springsteen on the occasion of his being awarded the Kennedy Center Honors.


Danny Clinch's Greetings from Asbury Park, NJ

Danny Clinch has had a major role in Bruce Springsteen's most recent projects

The great visual artist (and harmonica player) Danny Clinch recently announced Be True, an exciting exhibition that will open next week in Asbury Park NJ, where many of the pictures were taken. As you can see from the poster (right), this […]