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SPRINGSTEEN’S LETTER TO US…AND HIMSELF

I RESISTED LISTENING TO LETTER TO YOU(2020) FOR THE LONGEST TIME. WHY TAKE THE CHANCE? I had liked Bruce Springsteen’s last album, Western Stars(2019) well enough, more than his latest releases. Why take the chance…

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“ALL THE WEBBS IN SPRINGSTEEN’S EYES, OR THE AMERICAN PASTORAL OF ‘WESTERN STARS'”, PART 1

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Simon “OH, IT’S JUST HIS VERSION OF PAINTED FROM MEMORY…!” OH, IT’S JUST HIS VERSION OF PAINTED FROM MEMORY, I THOUGHT(MAYBE DISMISSIVELY) and proceeded to ignore it. A couple of decades ago another essential Seventies…

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“THE CLOSER,” 8/19/69: WOODSTOCK, JIMI HENDRIX & “THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER”

TOO MUCH HAS BEEN WRITTEN AND SAID ABOUT THE 5OTH ANNIVERSARY OF WOODSTOCK. Why add that much more? Aside from the great poster: (Promotional poster designed by Arnold Skolnick[1]) the only other truly iconic, transcendental…

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