Monday, November 17, 2014

Bruce Springsteen launches archival concert series

Bruce Springsteen is launching a new archival concert series with the release of a 2012 live set from New York’s Apollo Theater.

The March 9, 2012 show was the opening night of Springsteen’s tour in support of “Wrecking Ball.”

The event also marked the singer’s first show without saxophonist Clarence Clemons, who passed away June 18, 2011 at the age of 69 following complications from a massive stroke.

The Apollo concert was originally broadcast live on SiruiusXM’s Bruce Springsteen's E Street Radio channel.

Springsteen is making archival concerts available as high-resolution 24-bit downloads, MP3s, or lossless CD-Quality downloads at

The New Jersey rocker has just released “The Album Collection Vol. 1 1973-1984”, a box set featuring remastered versions of his first seven albums.

Available on CD and vinyl, the set includes “Greetings From Asbury Park, NJ” (1973), “The Wild, The Innocent And The E Street Shuffle” (1973), “Born To Run” (1975), “Darkness On The Edge Of Town” (1978), ”The River” (1980), “Nebraska” (1982) and “Born In The U.S.A” (1984).

Five of the albums are making their first appearance on CD and all seven are making their remastered debut on vinyl.

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