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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.
Chicago play the first night of a week at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA. The entire week of shows is recorded and will be released as a 4-LP set entitled Chicago At Carnegie Hall. It will become the best-selling box set by a rock act, until 1986 when Bruce Springsteen releases the Live/1975-85 5 LP live box.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Joe's Place, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Peter Johnson And The Manic Depressives.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the first of four nights at Charlie's Place, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Mighty Joe Young.
Bruce Springsteen releases his third album, Born to Run, on Columbia Records in the USA.
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 reaches No1 in the Billboard Album Charts in the USA for the first time with his album The River.
Bruce Springsteen plays at the Activities Center, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of two nights at The Summit, Houston, Texas, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The Forum, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Bruce Springsteen plays at Rupp Arena, Lexington, Kentucky, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the first of three nights at Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the second of three nights at Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays the last of three nights at Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays live with Cats On A Smooth Surface at Jon Jon's, Wall, New Jersey, USA.
On his Born In The USA tour, Bruce Springsteen plays the fourth of six (non-consecutive) nights at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
During a show in the Civic Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, Bruce Springsteen responds to President Ronald Reagan's recent misguided adulatory comments by saying, 'I kind of got to wondering what his favorite album must been.'
Bruce Springsteen plays his first Australian concert - a show at The Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia, Oceania.
When Little Steven plays at The Stone Pony, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA, he is joined on stage by Bruce Springsteen for two songs.
When John Mellencamp plays at Irvine Meadows, Irvine, California, Bruce Springsteen makes a brief guest appearance to sing with him on a version of Bob Dylan's Like A Rolling Stone.
On his first All Starr Band tour, Ringo Starr plays the second of two nights at The Garden State Arts Center, Holmdel, New Jersey, USA. The band includes Billy Preston, Dr. John, Joe Walsh, Levon Helm, Jim Keltner, Nils Lofgren, Clarence Clemons and Rick Danko.
Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa become the proud parents of their first child, Evan James.
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 Devils And Dust tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at The Orpheum Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Bruce Springsteen plays at The United Center, Chicago, Illinois, 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.
In the wake of problems with the way in which Ticketmaster has been selling Bruce Springsteen tickets, U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell calls on the Federal Trade Commission and Justice Department to investigate possible conflicts of interest involving Ticketmaster and TicketsNow.
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.
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.
On the Working On A Dream tour, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play the second of two nights at the TD Banknorth Garden, Boston, Massachusetts.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at the Festival des Vielles Charrues, Carhaix, France, Europe.
Olof Arnalds releases Olof Sings, an EP of cover versions including songs by Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Neil Diamond, Gene Clark and others, in the UK.
When The Gaslight Anthem play at The Convention Hall, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA, they are joined onstage by Bruce Springsteen.
Bruce Springsteen releases his seventeenth studio album, Wrecking Ball, in the USA.
When actress/singer Rita Wilson performs at 54 Below in New York City, USA, Bruce Springsteen and Sting attend the show.
More than 100 internationally-renowned musicians including Sir Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono, Bruce Springsteen, U2, Sting and Adele, are signatories to a letter sent by Amnesty International to the two jailed members of the Russian feminist punk group Pussy Riot ahead of their imminent parole appeal hearings.
On his High Hopes tour, Bruce Springsteen plays at The Nationwide Arena, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
Sting's $15m musical The Last Ship opens at the Neil Simon Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA. Celebrities attending the opening include Liam Neeson, Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen, Robert De Niro, Debbie Harry, Edie Falco, Patti Scialfa and director Barry Levinson.
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 Oracle Arena, Oakland, California, 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 Olympiastadion, Munich, Germany, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Telia Parken, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Rock In Roma, Circus Maximus, Rome, Italy, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at CASA Arena Horsens, Horsens, Denmark, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at The MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey, 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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