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Bruce Springsteen

Soozie Tyrell, violinist, guitarist and backing vocalist with Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, is born in Pisa, Italy, Europe.
Soozie Tyrell, violinist, guitarist and backing vocalist with Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, is born in Pisa, Italy.
Racially motivated disturbances erupt in Freehold, New Jersey, USA. This so-called riot will provide subject matter for Bruce Springsteen's 1985 hit single My Hometown.
The first known performance of Bruce Springsteen's Born To Run takes place during a show at The Harvard Square Theatre, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, during a show headlined by Bonnie Raitt. Journalist Jon Landau reviews the show for The Real Paper, saying 'I saw rock'n'roll future and its name is Bruce Springsteen.'
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Bruce Springsteen plays at Syria Mosque, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bob Dylan goes to Gerde's Folk City, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, for owner Mike Porco's 61st Birthday Party. At the party, he announces plans for his Rolling Thunder Revue. This is also the first occasion on which Dylan meets Bruce Springsteen.
Bruce Springsteen And The E-Street Band play at The University Of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA.
After ten months of legal battles and nearly two years after the success of Born To Run, Bruce Springsteen and his former manager, Mike Appel, settle their differences and part ways. The move finally enables Springsteen to record a followup to Born to Run with Jon Landau, the producer of his choice.
Luxury casino and resort development Sun City is opened in the Bantustan of Bophuthatswana, just outside the border of South Africa. The resort will become embroiled in international politics in 1985 when Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt and his music-industry activist group, Artists United Against Apartheid record the song Sun City, in which they vow never to perform at the resort because of its apartheid sympathies. Even so, artists including Queen, Elton John, Linda Ronstadt, Julio Iglesias, The O'Jays, Ray Charles, Boney M., Black Sabbath, Rod Stewart, Tina Turner, Dionne Warwick and Laura Branigan did play at the Sun City Super Bowl.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Checkerdome, St Louis, Missouri, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of two nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
A No Nukes benefit concert, featuring Bruce Springsteen, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash, Jackson Browne, Gary 'US' Bonds and others, takes place at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The No Nukes concert movie, starring Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, The Doobie Brothers, Bonnie Raitt and Gil Scott-Heron, opens at The Dominion, London, England, UK, Europe.
When the Del Fuegos play at the Rhinoceros Club, Greensborough, North Carolina, they are joined onstage by Bruce Springsteen.
When tickets for Bruce Springsteen's upcoming concert in the city go on sale in Washington, DC, USA, fans flood the local phone system to such an extent that calls to government buildings, including The White House, cannot get through. All 40,000 tickets sell out in ninety minutes.
On a brief visit to New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, Bruce Springsteen stops into the Maple Leaf Club and gets up on stage with local band Blues Department to play five songs. Meanwhile, in Atlanta, Georgia, Roger McGuinn plays at The Uptown, where he is backed by a quartet of local musicians calling themselves The Southern Gentlemen. They are, in fact, R.E.M.
When John Prine plays at the Music Hall, Tarrytown, New York State, USA, Bruce Springsteen unexpectedly joins him on stage during the song Paradise.
Supergroup The Traveling Wilburys release their second album, Traveling Wilburys Vol. 3. On the same day, Tom Petty throws his (slightly belated) 40th birthday party at his home in Encino, California, with guests including Bruce Springsteen, Roger McGuinn and Jeff Lynne.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The World Theater [later re-named The Tweeter Center, and then the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre], Chicago, Illinois, USA.
New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and the city police lodge a protest against a new Bruce Springsteen song, American Skin, inspired by the 1999 police slaying of unarmed West African immigrant Amadou Diallo.
Buddy Guy is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by Eric Clapton and B.B. King. At the same event, Bruce Springsteen inducts U2, Neil Young inducts The Pretenders, Justin Timberlake inducts The O'Jays, and Rod Stewart inducts Percy Sledge.
On his Devils And Dust tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at Vorst Nationaal, Brussels, Belgium, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen plays at the Pepsi Arena, Albany, New York State, USA.
Bruce Springsteen wins a Golden Globe award for Best Original Song for his title track to the acclaimed movie The Wrestler at the awards event in Los Angeles.
Neil Young is confirmed as the third headline act for this year's Glastonbury Festival, along with Bruce Springsteen and Blur.
On the Working On A Dream tour, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play the second of two nights at the CALA Memorial Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band play at Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina.
During a break in his European tour schedule, Bruce Springsteen enjoys a private water aerobics session in San Sebastian, Spain.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Estadio Municipal de Foietes, Benidorm, Spain, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at the Monte Do Gozo, Santiago, Spain, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band plays at The Stadium Of Light, Sunderland, UK
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band is the headline act at The Isle Of Wight Festival, Isle Of Wight, England, UK.
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Three songs - Hunter of Invisible Game, The Ghost of Tom Joad and High Hopes - from Bruce Springsteen's imminent album, High Hopes, are previewed in today's episode of CBS tv series The Good Wife in the USA.
It is announced that Bruce Springsteen and Pete Seeger are to be among 198 new members elected to the American Academy of Arts And Sciences in October of this year.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Verizon Center, Washington DC, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Blue Cross Arena, Rochester, New York State, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Moda Center, Portland, Oregon, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the first of two nights at The Barclays Center, New York City, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Anoeta Stadium, San Sebastian, Spain, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Rock In Rio Lisbon, Parque da Bela Vista, Lisbon, Portugal, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the second of two nights at The AccorHotels Arena, Paris, France, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Granasen, Trondheim, Norway, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the first of two nights at The MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA.
Bruce Springsteen stages a secret acoustic concert in the East Room of the White House, Washington DC, USA, to reward President Barack Obama's staff for their hard work over the past eight years. The show, for just 250 staffers, features fifteen songs.
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