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  1. 13 times campaign songs blew up in candidates' facesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... Stones, too, are none too pleased with Trump's use of "You Can't Always Get What You Want." In ... more Bruce Springsteen "Born in the U.S.A." may be the most misunderstood and yet most overused song ever to grace a campaign rally. Springsteen has ...


  2. Usher, Michael Bolton, Sheryl Crow To Politicians: 'Don't Use Our Song'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBS Local

    On Sunday night's Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, the show's host took a look back at the history of the practice of using songs without permission, including Ronald Reagan's infamous use of Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the U.S.A." as well as Sarah Palin using Heart's "Barracuda," the Democratic National Convention using Cyndi Lauper's "True Colors," and Donald Trump's recent use of R.E.M.'s "It's the End of the World As We Know It ." So, artists took to Last Week Tonight to record a rather hilarious song, "Don't Use Our Song," warning politicians in no uncertain terms, to not even try it.


  3. Let Them Roll: Brandi Carlile, Old Crow Medicine Show wrap up XPNFest with maximum energyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... the tone right back up to full band rock out levelsand then there was her cover of "Born to Run" by Bruce Springsteen. Playing this at XPNFest hit the perfect venn diagram crossover of Boss fans and Brandi fans, and the room was on their feet ...


  4. Usher and other artists tell Republicans to 'stop using our...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... for his use of their popular song "I'm Shipping Up to Boston." The "Last Week Tonight" host also noted how Bruce Springsteen once protested Ronald Reagan's use of his classic 1984 song "Born in the U.S.A." Michael Bolton, Cyndi Lauper, and a number ...


  5. John Oliver has Usher and more sing the ultimate anti-campaign songRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly

    ... , artists have been feuding with politicians on this point for decades - from Ronald Reagan's use of Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the U.S.A." during the 1984 presidential election to now. (Other artists to demand Trump avoid their songs: Adele, Neil ...


  6. Born in the U.S.A. by Bruce SpringsteenRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Born down in a dead man's town The first kick I took was when I hit the ground You end up like a dog that's been beat too much Till you spend half your life just covering up Born in the U.S.A. I was born in the U.S.A. I was born in the U.S.A. Born in the U.S.A. Got in a little hometown jam so they put a rifle in my hand Sent me off to a foreign land to go and kill the yellow man Born in the U.S.A. I was born in the U.S.A. I was born in the U.S.A. I was born in the U.S.A. Born in the U.S.A. Come back home to the refinery Hiring man says "son if it was up to me" Went down to see my V.A. man He said "son don't you understand now" Had a brother at Khe Sahn fighting off the Viet Cong They're still there he's all gone He had a woman he loved in Saigon I got a picture of him in her arms now Down in the shadow of penitentiary Out by the gas fires of the refinery I'm ten years burning down the ... (more)


  7. Towers: New Zealand band releases indie-pop EPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... at Sterling Sound in New York by renowned mastering engineer Greg Calbi who has worked with the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Tame Impala, Band of Horses, Bon Iver, The National and many more. The EP's soundscape is a bringing together of the 5 ...


  8. In Sweden, Bruce Springsteen and the Ties That BindRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABC News

    Ullevi stadium, in this industrial port city on Sweden's west coast, was built as a soccer stadium with a capacity to hold up to 43,000 fans. Last night, as Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band took the stage here, the large LED screen behind the band blared the number of paid attendees at 63,367.


  9. Cambridge News published Young Cambridge Bruce Springsteen fan duets with him stage - and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Cambridge Evening News

    When four-year-old Hope saw a young boy going up on stage at a Bruce Springsteen concert in June she was determined it was going to be her next time. And her wish came true when she went to see him againin concert in Oslo with her mum Ellie Stoneley last month.


  10. Sunday Spin: Rock 'n' roll here to stay on campaign trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... Hall of Fame, which was just down the street from the Republican National Convention, noted last week. Bruce Springsteen told Ronald Reagan's re-election campaign in 1984 to quit using "Born in the U.S.A. " That was a questionable choice, anyway, ...


  11. 'He smiled the whole time' - Bruce Springsteen superfan ecstatic after chance meeting in DublinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 |

    "He didn't say a whole lot. He's very private. He absolutely has a stage persona and he's very different in person," she told the Herald.


  12. Watch Pearl Jam's Touching Cover of Suicide's 'Dream Baby Dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | RollingStone

    ... Rain" during their concert. Pearl Jam joins a list of artists who have paid tribute to Vega, including Bruce Springsteen , who wrote that Vega was "deeply influential." Springsteen covered "Dream Baby Dream" in 2008 as part of a limited-edition ...


  13. Let's Go! Shore events July 23-29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 |

    Bruce Springsteen tribute the B-Street Band will cover the Boss' songs for a cause on Sat., July 23, at Avalon Community Hall at 7:30 p.m. Proceeds from the concert benefit Avalon Lions Charities, which supports the Helen L. Diller Vacation Home for Blind Children among other local causes. Before the performance, attendees can participate in a cornhole tournament at 5:30 p.m. Get cultured at the Long Beach Island Foundation Fine Art Festival , happening from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sat., July 23, and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sun., July 24. Artists from across the region and the country will be displaying pieces ranging from paintings to metalwork to mixed media creations.


  14. Bruce Springsteen Offers Alan Vega Tribute & Other Tour Debuts In DenmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | JamBase

    Wednesday night Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band continued the European leg of their The River Tour at CASA Arena in Horsens, Denmark. Those in attendance saw The Boss honor late Suicide founder Alan Vega as well as offer several other tour debuts throughout the concert.


  15. Bruce Springsteen Manager Jon Landau Talks 'The River' Tour, Forthcoming 'Expansive' Solo AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Billboard

    "This is a 67-year-old guy that's out there doing the best shows of his life," says longtime Bruce Springsteen manager Jon Landau, "and people are coming." Indeed they are: With 1.1 million tickets sold and over $135 million in box office revenue, according to Billboard Boxscore, Springsteen and his E Street Band lead all tours in Billboard's mid-year report.


  16. Good Charlotte: Youth Authority [Reviews]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 |

    ... of styles, spanning from attempts at ska and gothic rock to songs that sounded like rip-offs of Coldplay , Bruce Springsteen , and Bloodhound Gang . Good Charlotte reined things in somewhat come their fifth album, 2010's " Cardiology ," but its ...


  17. Battle of Bands and Political BrandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Counterpunch

    ... more clever than that now, can you? Those of us old enough to remember Ronald Reagan's misappropriation of Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the U.S.A.," which Reagan and/or his handlers evidently believed to be the new national anthem in his 1984 ...


  18. Hudson Valley Studio With Springsteen Ties Earns Historical MarkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Mamaroneck Daily Voice

    The Historical Society of Rockland County will host a Historical Marker Dedication ceremony for 914 Recording Studios on Thursday, Aug. 18, at Blauvelt Coach Diner. A historic plaque will be unveiled in honor of the legendary Blauvet-based studio where some of the most iconic rock anthems of the 1970s were recorded, including Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run" and Janis Ian's "At Seventeen."


  19. Three-Star Safety Brelin Faison-Walden Commits To Penn StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Onward State

    ... ou ever want to learn how to ride, he'd love to teach you. Ethan enjoys whistling along to everything from Bruce Springsteen to Action Bronson. You can follow him @easyEKasales or email [email protected]


  20. Early, Middle, Late SpringsteenRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Coyote Blog

    Like Ed Driscoll at Instapundit , I too loved Bruce Springsteen's first three albums and really don't have much interest in the rest -- though unlike Driscoll it has little to do with Springsteen's politics. If I only listened to albums that were 100% aligned with me politically, I would have to walk around all day just looping Rush's 2112.