March 16, 2012

Bruce delivers SXSW keynote address

NPR and SXSW broadcast Bruce’s 2012 SXSW Keynote Address live from Austin, TX today. In this clip, he describes the uniting power of Woody Guthrie’s iconic song, “This Land Is Your Land,” as well as sharing his advice for young musicians as they take the stages of SXSW. Watch the full speech now at

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March 15, 2012

Bruce performs “We Gotta Get Out Of This Place” at SXSW

Bruce delivered the 2012 SXSW Music Festival keynote address to to a packed house in Austin, TX today. Between giving advice to musicians honing their craft night after night on stage and recounting his own development as a songwriter through the music of the 20th Century, he cited The Animals and their song “We Gotta […]

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January 21, 2012

Bruce Springsteen to Release New Studio Album Wrecking Ball on March 6; European Dates and SXSW Keynote Speech Confirmed

Bruce Springsteen’s new album, Wrecking Ball, has been set for March 6 release on Columbia Records. Marking his 17th studio album, Wrecking Ball features 11 new Springsteen songs and was produced by Ron Aniello with Bruce Springsteen and executive producer Jon Landau. A special edition of Wrecking Ball will also be available and will include two […]

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December 1, 2011

Bruce Springsteen to Deliver Keynote at SXSW 2012 Event

Austin, Texas – The South By Southwest Music and Media Conference and Festival is thrilled to announce Bruce Springsteen as keynote speaker for the 2012 event. The keynote will take place on Thursday, March 15, 2012 at the Austin Convention Center, the hub of SXSW Music events. Springsteen’s artistry has drawn worldwide acclaim and honors. […]

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