The doc looks at Springsteen’s latest album, ‘High Hopes’ and his creative partnership with guitar god/muse Tom Morello.
Cyrus had written the heartfelt song “Hope Is Just Ahead” some 15 years ago. But when legendary vocalist Dionne Warwick joined him for a recent recording of the song, as Cyrus explained, she took it to “a whole new place.”
The Boss didn’t just play the teen’s GRAMMY-award winning track, he opened his second-ever gig in New Zealand with it. Because Lorde may be Queen Bee, but Bruce will always be The Boss.
AlsoL the 2013 MusiCares event, paying tribute to Springsteen, is coming to DVD and Blu-ray.
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What Beyoncé did for her latest album, Bruce Springsteen has done for his latest remastered re-releases: dropped ten of them on iTunes without fanfare or a pre-announced release date.
Plus, watch Boss perform ode to late AC/DC singer Bon Scott, who grew up near Perth.
In the wake of Pete Seeger’s recent passing, John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young have all come out to pay their respects to the fallen singer and activist.
Seeger wrote some of the 20th century’s most indelible songs, including “If I Had a Hammer,” “Where Have All the Flowers Gone?” and “Turn! Turn! Turn!” to name a few, all collected in numerous volumes throughout his life.
Some of Browne’s peers (Bruce Springsteen, Bonnie Raitt and Don Henley) contribute to the album, as do “younger” artists (Ben Harper, the Indigo Girls, Joan Osborne, Sara Watkins of Nickel Creek).
Plus Springsteen and his E Street Band, including Tom Morello, also played three tracks from his latest album High Hopes: “Just Like Fire Would” “Heaven’s Wall,” and the title-track.
Occasionally messy, Bruce Springsteen’s ‘High Hopes’ still reigns over the crop, which includes Sharon Jones’ remarkable new one and Jennifer Nettles shaky solo venture away from Sugarland.
Mapping The Boss’s artistic progression through his own word choices.
Director Jonathan Demme, a rock ‘n’ roll fan who’d directed the celebrated Talking Heads concert film ‘Stop Making Sense,’ decided to aim high for the soundtrack, for something that would resonate with a modern audience.
We talk with Darlene Love, Lisa Fischer, and Judith Hill. You may not know all of them them, and for a good reason: They’re the backup singers, and the movie ’20 Feet from Stardom’ tells their story.