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REVIEW: “BORN TO RUN,” THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY

Bruce Springsteen’s long and lyrical autobiography, seven years in the writing, is unsurprisingly titled “Born to Run,” after his career-making 1975 album and perennial signature song. That makes sense, artistically and certainly commercially. Reading it, though, a different song kept … Continue reading

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REMEMBERING PETE SEEGER

Pete Seeger: A Musical Man of Steel. The banjo was more than just musically perfect for Pete Seeger, who died Monday at age 94. The instrument has a solid steel rod running inside the full length of its narrow wooden … Continue reading

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THE ARLO GUTHRIE INTERVIEW – ARLO ON WOODY

  A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to talk with Arlo Guthrie about the life and work of his father. This generated a feature story in the Napa Valley Register. Here is an extended excerpt from that interview: … Continue reading

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SPRINGSTEEN IN ST. PAUL – THINGS HAVE CHANGED

I was at the San Jose Bruce Springsteen show in April, the first full month of his year-long Wrecking Ball tour and, for whatever reason, didn’t feel the impact of how much had changed since his 2010 tour. But not … Continue reading

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