Tag: Steve Van Zandt

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: The Young Rascals, “Groovin'”

In '66 the Young Rascals hit big with Good Lovin'. A year later Groovin' made them legends....

Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Bruce Springsteen, “My City of Ruins”

With just his guitar and harmonica, backed by a small group of singers behind him, Springsteen delivered his "prayer for our fallen...


Music, Spare Parts

Springsteen’s Spare Parts: “Where the Bands Are” (1981)

We finish up the River sessions in our alternate look at Bruce Springsteen's career with the almost-exploitative, not-quite-outtakes...


CD Reviews, Music

CD/DVD Review: Arcangels, “Living In A Dream”

The Austin Rehearsal Complex (ARC) opened on March 1, 1990, using funds provided by the city’s arts council to get started. A few...


Book Reviews, Books

Book Review: Lawrence Kirsch, “The Light in Darkness”

Bruce Springsteen's fans, including two Popdose contributors, tell the story of The Boss' legendary 1978 Darkness On The Edge Of Town album...


Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: The Recap

This was not only my first trip to SXSW, it was my first trip to Austin. I’ve been to Houston a couple of times, but the two cities...


Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: Day Three Photos

My photos from the third day of SXSW, including Steve Van Zandt, the Uglysuit, and the Hold Steady, are now up at Picasa....


Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: Day Two, Starring Silvio Dante

Yesterday’s photos are online at Picasa. AUSTIN, TX — I’m back in the press room at the Austin Convention Center filing...