Archive for April 22nd, 2009

Shows I’ll Never Forget: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, April 22, 2009

by Mark Saleski, in Boston You know, every time I go to a Bruce show, I come out of there thinking it was the best one ever. A few days later, after the adrenaline levels drop back to normal, memories of past concerts come back into focus: “Wait… what about back in…?” This time, the adrenaline obliterated by not nearlyRead More

Willie Nelson and Asleep at the Wheel, "Willie and The Wheel" (2009)

Willie Nelson and Asleep at the Wheel, "Willie and The Wheel" (2009)

Willie Nelson certainly has worked in more unexpected contexts lately — not least of which was his thoroughly surprising and just as thoroughly enjoyable turn alongside Wynton Marsalis at the Lincoln Center. There have also been other, occasionally unfortunate duets with pop singers, reggae guys, and rappers, too. So, yeah, “Willie and The Wheel,” a recording with Western swing preservationistsRead More

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