Previously from the Springsteen archive: July 31st, 2012 – Helsinki, FI – Olympiastadion

The most recent release from the Wrecking Ball World Tour transported us back to the great second night in Gothenburg on July 28th, 2012. In this Previously from the Springsteen archive post we're going to be looking at the concert that took place just three days later in Helsinki, a very notable final show of … Continue reading Previously from the Springsteen archive: July 31st, 2012 – Helsinki, FI – Olympiastadion

Previously from the Springsteen archive: August 5th, 1984 – East Rutherford, NJ – Brendan Byrne Arena

The opening night of the homecoming Brendan Byrne Arena stand of the Born in the U.S.A. World Tour took everybody by surprise when it was released in May 2015. Being very similar setlist to the more well known and better final night of the stand from August 20th, this has been pushed all the way to … Continue reading Previously from the Springsteen archive: August 5th, 1984 – East Rutherford, NJ – Brendan Byrne Arena

The Definitive Version of Every Song from Springsteen’s Archive Series: Part 10

It wasn't too long ago I posted Part 9 of this ongoing series, but in the short time since, Nugs went ahead and released a show featuring the Archive Series debuts of "Frankie" and "Where The Bands Are". That being the case, I felt it was necessary to talk a little bit more about these … Continue reading The Definitive Version of Every Song from Springsteen’s Archive Series: Part 10

Previously from the Springsteen archive: July 11th, 2013 – Rome, IT – Ippodromo Delle Capannelle

The official release of Springsteen and The E Street Band's 2013 concert from the Rock in Roma festival has been largely panned by fans. Not for the performance, but instead for the audio quality that was deemed so poor, Nugs ended up having to release a remixed version just over a month later back in 2015. … Continue reading Previously from the Springsteen archive: July 11th, 2013 – Rome, IT – Ippodromo Delle Capannelle

New from the Springsteen archive: July 9th, 1981 – East Rutherford, NJ – Brendan Byrne Arena

Following a monumental European Tour, The Magnificent Seven returned home for a six show stand in the newly opened Brendan Byrne Arena, which had been christened on July 2nd - By who? You guessed it. The Summer '81 leg featured special performances in New Jersey, Philadelphia and Los Angeles amongst others, and due to both … Continue reading New from the Springsteen archive: July 9th, 1981 – East Rutherford, NJ – Brendan Byrne Arena