Notes from the road: Hard Rock Calling

Unlike 2012, Bruce Springsteen’s performance at Hard Rock Calling (this time held in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park) was held on a warm, bright and sunny day — with full sound and power from start to finish. Following opening acts including local talent as well as the Zac Brown Band, the Alabama Shakes and the Black…

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Notes from the road: London

On November 18, 1975, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band played their first ever concert outside of America. The Hammersmith Odeon London ’75 show marked the beginning of a near 40-year love affair between Bruce and the United Kingdom. From the moment he stepped onto stage as a young 26-year-old and played to London,…

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Hard Rock Calling 2012 Concert Special premieres August 25

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Not at this year’s Hard Rock Calling festival in London’s famed Hyde Park? Not to worry! VH1, VH1 Classic, and Palladia will air highlights from the concert on August 25 including performances of “Thunder Road,” “We Are Alive,” “Shackled & Drawn,” and “Twist & Shout” with Sir Paul McCartney. Sneak previews of each song below!…

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