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Bruce Springsteen

Jimmy Iovine is born in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He will find success of one of the top music producers of the 1980s, working with U2, Tom Petty, Bruce Springsteen and many others.
Husband and wife team, Tom and Margaret Potter, open a new rock music club, The Upstage, in Asbury, New Jersey, USA. It will quickly become a favourite haunt of aspiring young local musician Bruce Springsteen.
Powerful promoter Bill Graham offers Bruce Springsteen's group Steel Mill a $1,000 recording contract after they make a three song demo at his Fillmore Recording Studio in San Francisco, California, USA. They turn it down.
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The three-day long Ozark Music Festival comes to an end at The Fairgrounds, Sedalia, Missouri. Artists appearing over the course of the event have included Jefferson Starship, The Eagles, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Bachman Turner Overdirve, The Marshall Tucker Band, The Mahavishnu Orchestra, The Earl Scruggs Revue, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Boz Scaggs, Electric Flag, Ted Nugent And The Amboy Dukes, David Bromberg, Leo Kottke, Cactus, Bob Seger and Bruce Springsteen. Hosting the event is Wolfman Jack.
Bruce Springsteen appears on the covers of both Newsweek and Time magazines on the same day. Musicians rarely appeared on the cover of either magazine, so to be featured on both on the same day was quite remarkable.
Bruce Springsteen records Stolen Car at The Power Station, New York City. On the same day, The Clash finally get a single, I Fought The Law, released in the USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the second of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Market Square Arena, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Bruce Springsteen's The River tour ends at the Riverfront Coliseum, Cincinnati, Ohio, after 139 shows over twelve months in thirteen countries. This is also Miami Steve Van Zandt's last live show with the band.
Southside Johnny marries Jill Glasner in Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA. Entertainment at the reception is provided by Bruce Springsteen And The Asbury Dukes.
On his Born In The USA tour, Bruce Springsteen plays the second of two nights at The Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Slane Castle, Dublin, Ireland, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen plays at Stade Richter, Montpellier, France, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of two nights at La Courneuve, Paris, France, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen plays the second of two nights at the CNE Stadium, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Bruce Springsteen records When You Need Me, at Thrill Hill Recording, New York City, USA.
Legendary record producer/A+R man John Hammond dies in New York City, USA, aged 76. Hammond’s many discoveries included Billie Holiday, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen and Aretha Franklin.
When reggae band Jah Love plays at the Key Largo club, Belmar, New Jersey, they are joined for two songs by Bruce Springsteen.
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.
Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Peter Gabriel and others kick off a world wide charity tour at Wembley Stadium, London, England, UK, Europe, to raise funds for Amnesty International.
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The Amnesty International tour, featuring Bruce Springsteen, Sting and Peter Gabriel, plays in Nunez Stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina, South America.
In a survey carried out by BBC Radio 1 and The Times Magazine, Born To Run by Bruce Springsteen is declared the greatest song of all time.
On his The Ghost of Tom Joad tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at Teatro Smeraldo, Milan, Italy, Europe.
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R.E.M., Bruce Springsteen, John Fogerty and Bright Eyes play a concert in support of US Presidential candidate John Kerry at The TD Waterhouse Center, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Pantages Theatre, Los Angeles, Hollywood, California, USA.
On the Working On A Dream tour, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Hempstead, New York State, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA.
On the Working On A Dream tour, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play at the Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Times Union Center, Albany, New York State, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at the Stade de Suisse, Bern, Switzerland.
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 the Monte Do Gozo, Santiago, Spain, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen attends The Royal Windsor Horse show in Windsor, UK, to see his daughter Jessica compete.
Bruce Springsteen announces, via a posting on his Facebook page, that Jake Clemons, the nephew of recently-deceased saxophonist Clarence Clemons, will replace him in the E Street Band on Springsteen's upcoming tour.
At the end of Bruce Springsteen's headlining set at the Hard Rock Calling Festival in Hyde Park, London, England, UK, he is joined onstage by Paul McCartney. Unfortunately, after just a couple of songs together, the local authorities pull the plug on the power system, bringing the show to sudden end because the musicians have run over the time allotted for the show.
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Frank Barsalona, a music biz talent agent and concert promoter of legendary status, dies at his home in Manhattan of natural causes aged 74. He had suffered dementia for several years prior to his death.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band, The Black Crowes, The Alabama Shakes and others play at Hard Rock Calling, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London, UK.
Bruce Springsteen releases his eighteenth album, High Hopes, on Columbia Records.
On the High Hopes Tour, Bruce Springsteen plays the second of two nights at The Entertainment Center, Adelaide, Australia, Oceania. The audience for this show is 18,644.
On his High Hopes Tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand, Ocerania.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Key Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Royal Farms Arena, Baltimore, Maryland, 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 Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Malieveld, The Hague, Netherlands, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Letzigrund Stadium, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
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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