Bruce Springsteen fanzine, double issue, 68 pages.
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Late Fall 1995 (1995)
Notes from Backstreets.com:
Backstreets #50/51 - Double Issue for 15th Anniversary of Backstreets, Late Fall 1995. Preliminary Tom Joad Solo Acoustic Tour Report, Winter 1995: New Brunswick, Red Bank, Los Angeles, Berkeley, Chicago; review and song-by-song analysis of The Ghost of Tom Joad; review of Blood Brothers film; article on the grand opening of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as well as Performance Report from Cleveland Stadium show; interview between WMMR's Ed Sciaky and Stevie Van Zandt; interview with Allan Pepper of the Bottom Line on Bruce's August 1975 10-show stand; interview with Lynn Goldsmith; article on the 1995 Bridge School Benefit in Mountain View, CA; making of the "Hungry Heart" video in Berlin; article on Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers, including Performance Reports from the six shows of the "October Assault" Performance Report; Club-Hopping Summer 1995: Bruce, Little Steven, and Max join Joe Grushecky at the Tradewinds in July, Bruce at Cheers in Long Branch twice in August, Bruce with Ronnie Mack at Jack's Sugar Shack in Los Angeles in August, and with Joe Ely at the Viper Room in Los Angeles in September.
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