The War on Drugs released their third album Lost in the Dream in 2014 in March. I was home recuperating from a surgery. I was not listening to music. I have had four surgeries on my stomach and the fourth was the worst. I hope I never have another, but it seems like I will […]Read More #1065 The War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream
Bruce Springsteen. The Boss. What exactly is he the boss of? I was excited other another album from him. I did not like his music while I was growing up, but in the recent years it all changed. Maybe his music is for older people. The Rising is the twelfth album from Springsteen. I think […]Read More #955 Bruce Springsteen – The Rising
Bruce Springsteen makes his fourth appearance out of five on the list. Everyone who knows music knows which album he released in 1984. I did not know his music until this point in history. I grew to like him from this point and forward. It was a gradual appreciation. Born in the U.S.A. is Springsteen’s most commercially […]Read More #546 Bruce Springsteen – Born in the U.S.A.
Bruce Springsteen‘s Nebraska is his sixth studio album and it was originally a set of demos. It is considered a somber album and Springsteen did not tour for this reason. The first song “Nebraska” is really naked. It tells the tale of Charles Starkweather, who along with his teenage girlfriend Caril Ann Fugate murdered 11 people […]Read More #511 Bruce Springsteen – Nebraska
Darkness on the Edge of Town is the fourth album from Bruce “The Boss” Springsteen. Although one of his most critically acclaimed it failed to produce any hits songs. There were some unused songs that became hits for other artist such as The Pointer Sisters’ “Fire” and Patti Smith’s “Because the Night“. My favourite version […]Read More #409 Bruce Springsteen – Darkness on the Edge of Town
Patti Smith‘s Horses is the only appearance of the female punker on the list. This is her debut album. I do know a song by her “Because the Night” which was co-written by Bruce Springsteen. It is on her third album Easter. This album, I have never heard any of the songs until today. Her […]Read More #343 Patti Smith – Horses
Born to Run is not an album I know from Bruce Springsteen. I did not come into my knowledge of “The Boss” until later in life. I heard there was a boss, but it was not until 1987’s “Tunnel of Love” that I liked a song of his. “Thunder Road” is rock and roll. Springsteen […]Read More #335 Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run