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The River at 40: Springsteen vs. Real Life

A look back at the double-album that took a hard look at the dreary reality of adulthood.

Bruce Springsteen is the first artist to have a top five album for six consecutive decades

‘Letter to You’ kicks off the sixth decade in the top 5.

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R.E.M., Bruce Springsteen, My Morning Jacket, Bon Iver promote democracy on National Voter Registration Day

Today is National Voter Registration Day, and on November 3 we’ll be participating in a…

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How Bruce Springsteen’s “Johnny 99” ended up an unlikely political statement

“Born in the U.S.A.” wasn’t a message of conservative optimism, and neither was this.

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10 Essential Home-Recorded Albums

Masterpieces made in the living room.

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Bruce Springsteen shares London Calling: Live at Hyde Park concert on YouTube

Watch The Boss and the E Street Band’s London concert from 2009.

The Top 50 Albums of 2019

The best albums of the year.

The Top 100 Songs of 2019

Our favorite songs of 2019

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Album of the Week: Bruce Springsteen – Western Stars

The Boss returns to his folk roots for an album of gritty humanity.

Best albums of 2019 so far

The 30 Best Albums of 2019 (So Far)

The best of what this year’s had to offer in its first six months.

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Bruce Springsteen announces new album, Western Stars

Hear new track “Hello Sunshine.”

The Worst Song Podcast

The Worst Song: The Good Songs We Hate

We’ve all got that one song that everyone else seems to love that you just…

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Bruce Springsteen wins Tony award

The Boss wins on Broadway.

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Bruce Springsteen announces new box set of material from 1987-1996

10xLP set features everything from Tunnel of Love to the Blood Brothers EP.

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10 One-Chorus Wonders

Ten songs where the hook-filled climax happens only once.

Year in Review 2017: Virginia Croft

The Boss, The Krule, The Teig and more.

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Guest Playlist: Hanif Abdurraqib provides a soundtrack to his book of essays

Bruce Springsteen, Downtown Boys, Fleetwood Mac, Prince, Migos and more.

10 Essential misfit love songs

Sweet songs for weirdos and freaks.

Top 50 Protest Songs

Fight the power: The Top 50 protest songs

As we face a not-so-peaceful transition of power, we assemble our songs of protest.