82-year-old Bruce fan retires

Published 2002-04-12
By Karsten S. Andersen
82-year old rock critic Jane Scott of the Plain Dealer has retired after 50 years of service for the Cleveland newspaper. In an article about this unusual old lady, it says that, "Jane hung out with the Beatles, went car-shopping with Jimi Hendrix, partied with The Who and the Beach Boys, had a beer with the Doors, had lunch with Michael Jackson, sat on Lou Reed's lap, got a couple of smooches from Bob Dylan and befriended everyone from Bruce Springsteen to U2's Bono." Hopefully Jane will still.... Read more
   

Nick Hornby loves Bruce

Published 2002-04-06
By Karsten S. Andersen
British author Nick Hornby is a big Springsteen fan. Not only did he mention this in interviews, now he put "Thunder Road" at the top of his "10 Songs he couldn't live without". The list can be seen on the Rock's Back Pages website. Nick Hornby is the acclaimed author of High Fidelity from 1995. Bruce had a short cameo role in the movie adaption of same.... Read more
   

Bruce donates to Sept. 11 victims

Published 2002-03-30
By Karsten S. Andersen
Bruce continues helping out the victims of Sept. 11. He has donated an undiclosed amount to an educational foundation and wellness center created by the Alliance of Neighbors of Monmouth County. You can read more about the organization on.... Read more
   

Brits decide who's the greatest

Published 2002-03-30
By Karsten S. Andersen
VH1 in England will let their viewers in the UK and Ireland decide who's the greatest male rock star. So if you live in one of those places, go to www.vh1.co.uk and make sure Bruce gets a decent position. If you're lucky you can even win a TV.... Read more
   

Bruce to appear on new Marah album

Published 2002-03-23
By Karsten S. Andersen
It should be certain: this week it was reported that Bruce is featured on Philadelphia based band Marah's third album Float Away With The Friday Night Gods due out on June 4. Bruce allegedly sings backup vocals and plays a guitar solo on the song "Float Away" which many believe will be the first.... Read more
   

Pete Yorn releases Bruce covers

Published 2002-03-20
By Karsten S. Andersen
The rising star, Pete Yorn, will include no less than two Springsteen songs on an upcoming special edition of his musicforthemorningafter album. The special edition will include a bonus disc with cover versions of "Dancing in the Dark" and "New York City Serenade". Yorn is an acclaimed Springsteen fan and has covered "Dancing in the Dark" on a regular basis in.... Read more
   

Bruce 15th greatest rockstar?

Published 2002-03-20
By Karsten S. Andersen
Life magazine has made a list of the 25 greatest rockstars of all time. Bruce is only listed as #15. Elvis Presley and the Beatles top the list. Well, they can make all the lists they want. We know Bruce is in his own.... Read more
   

New album out in August?

Published 2002-03-20
By Karsten S. Andersen
A few weeks ago, Sony in Austria listed a new Springsteen album for October release. Now we hear from a record store in England that they got information the album will be out on August 1. The source is allegedly reliable, but still, at best this is probably only a tentative.... Read more
   

Movie rumor not true

Published 2002-03-20
By Karsten S. Andersen
Many entertainment medias reported a few weeks ago that Bruce was supposed to make his second movie appearance in an upcoming independent movie by Tom Sierchio starring Julia Stiles. Now Billboard reports that it's not true. This information comes from Springsteen's organization, so it should be.... Read more
   

Bruce recording in Nashville

Published 2002-03-15
By Karsten S. Andersen
According to Backstreets, Bruce and producer Brendan O'Brien went to Nashville on March 13 to work with the Nashville String Machine, a group of session musicians who appear on a host of albums by everyone from Johnny Cash to Megadeth. Only time will show what role they will get on Bruce's upcoming album, if.... Read more
   


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