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Bruce Springsteen

Roy Bittan, keyboardist with Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, is born in Rockaway Beach, Queens, New York City, USA.
Philip Elwood of the San Francisco Examiner attends a show by the band Steel Mill at The Matrix, San Francisco, California, USA. Elwood's review will describe the group as "the first big thing that's happened to Asbury Park since the good ship Morro Castle burned to the waterline off that Jersey beach in '34." The band includes a young guitarist/songwriter, Bruce Springsteen, who will go on to greater things.
When Jackson Browne and David Blue play the last of six nights at The Bitter End, New York City, USA, they are joined by little-known local musician Bruce Springsteen.
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Sha Na Na play the first of two nights at Hara Arena, Dayton, Ohio, USA, supported by Bruce Springsteen.
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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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.
Tenth Avenue Freeze Out by Bruce Springsteen peaks at No83 in the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA.
When David Johansen appears at The Fast Lane, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA, he is joined on stage for two songs by Bruce Springsteen.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of two nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
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.
Bruce Springsteen joins Cats On A Smooth Surface for an impromptu set at the Stone Pony, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA.
Bruce Springsteen records Man At The Top at The Hit Factory, New York City, USA.
Bruce Springsteen records Rockaway The Days at The Hit Factory, New York City, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays his first Australian concert - a show at The Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia, Oceania.
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.
Bruce Springsteen releases the album Tunnel Of Love in the UK on CBS Records. On the same day, singer-songwriter Sarah McLachlan signs to Canadian label Nettwerk Records.
Bruce Springsteen's Tunnel Of Love Express Tour plays the second of two nights in The Dean Smith Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA.
Bruce Springsteen records Sad Eyes at Soundworks West, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen records My Lover Man at Soundworks West, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa marry in what Hello magazine describes as 'a romantic sunset ceremony' on the lawn of their mansion in Beverley Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen hosts a party at Tipitina's in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, to play CBS executives his long-awaited Human Touch and Lucky Town albums.
When Bruce Springsteen plays at Shea Stadium, New York City, USA, Bob Dylan makes guest appearance.
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.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Famed vintage guitar collector and roadie Dan Martin dies aged 57, at his home on Turtle Rock Court, St. Charles, Missouri, USA. He had long suffered from congestive heart failure, high blood pressure and diabetes. Eddie Van Halen is said to have bought 117 of Martin's guitars over the years, and other customers included Bob Dylan, Keith Richards, Bruce Springsteen, Sting, Joe Perry, Joan Jett, Tom Petty and Jackson Browne.
Jennifer Hudson lip-syncs the American national anthem at The Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa, Florida, USA, after producers insist she must sing to a pre-recorded track to avoid a potentially disastrous performance. The show is her first public appearance since her mother, brother and nephew were shot dead four months earlier. Bruce Springsteen plays at the same event.
Bruce Springsteen's album Working On A Dream debuts at No1 in the Billboard charts in the USA with 224,000 first-week sales.
It is announced that Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band will headline Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland on July 14, which will be The Boss's first gig with the band in Scotland for 28 years.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at the HP Pavilion at San Jose, California, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Ratinan Stadion, Tampere, Finland.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the last of three nights at Stockholm Stadium, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Olympiastadion, Munich, Germany, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the first of two nights at the RDS, Dublin, Eire.
Olof Arnalds spends the second of two days recording tracks at Adam's Yard, Cornwall, New York State, USA, for Olof Sings, an EP of cover versions including songs by Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Diamond, Gene Clark and others.
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.
Bruce Springsteen - noted for his lengthy live performances - plays what is believed to be the longest show of his career, a four-hour and five-minute set on his Wrecking Ball tour at The Olympiastadion, Helsinki, Finland, Europe.
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.
On his High Hopes tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at The Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
Sting and Al Green are presented with Kennedy Center Honors at a gala ceremony in Washington DC, USA. During the event, four Al Green songs are performed (Can't Get Next to You / Love And Happiness by Earth, Wind and Fire; Simply Beautiful by Jennifer Hudson; Let's Stay Together by Usher and Take Me to the River by Mavis Staples and Sam Moore) and four Sting songs (If Ever I Lose My Faith in You by Lady Gaga, Fragile by Esperanza Spalding, I Hung My Head by Bruce Springsteen and So Lonely / Roxanne / Message in a Bottle by Bruno Mars.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Oracle Arena, Oakland, California, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the last of three nights at The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, Los Angeles, California, 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 Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
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 Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater, Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA.
As part of his Springsteen On Broadway series of shows, Bruce Springsteen plays at The Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City, USA.
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