ep28 Summer Australia 2017 tour

Bruce and the band just finished their 14-show tour of Australia and a few eye-witnesses are joining me for this episode. Friends of the show Jamie McLellan, Charles Harrison and Kathy Fisher are here to tell a few tales as we talk about the tour and play some music highlights. I'll be representing this podcast and Bruce Springsteen at the Rock'N'Pod Expo in Nashville, Tenne...

ep27 “the meaning of music” SXSW 03.15.12.

This episode features Bruce's keynote address from the South By SouthWest music festival and conference in Austin, Texas on March 15th, 2012. Springsteen delivers "the meaning of music" to a roomful of young artists, musicians and music enthusiasts. This speech is absolutely my favourite interview/speech/lecture...umm...sermon that he has given. It's entertaining, funny and ins...

ep26 the BOSS in Hollywood

We're focusing on Bruce Springsteen movie moments for this episode of the podcast. We check out some of our favourite BOSS movie moments and soundtrack contributions. Let us know what we left out. Enjoy. Join our Facebook group! https://www.facebook.com/groups/461540514044016/ Subscribe and leave a review on iTunes! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/tramps-like-us/id...

ep25 MORE darkness on the edge of town

Continuing our focus on the Darkness On The Edge Of Town album, BJ Kramp and Brian Sword join me to further discuss the album, the tour, the boxset, The Promise album of previously unreleased tunes and more. Check out BJ’s Rock And Or Roll podcast http://rockandorrollpodcast.blogspot.ca/ and Brian’s Double Stop podcast http://thedoublestop.com/ Join our Facebook group! ht...

ep24 DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN album review

I'm joined by Ryan McKay on this show to discuss Bruce's 1978 record DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN. Ryan tells us about his Springsteen fandom and then we dig in deep on the backstory, give our thoughts, a song-by-song analysis, and reflections on this fan-favourite album. Ryan is the co-host of the Shabby Road Record Show. One of my favourite podcasts. Highly recommended for...

ep23 Desert Island Picks

Bruce just appeared on the BBC Radio 4 program Desert Island Discs with Kirsty Young. It was a great interview and interesting that there was an agenda for Bruce to pick some songs that shaped his life. I thought it would be cool to discuss the tunes the Boss deems desert island worthy for this episode of the podcast. Check out the original BBC program here: http://www.bbc.co.u...

ep22 2016: year of the BOSS

We focus on this year, 2016, for this episode of the podcast. Mitch Slater joins me to recount, relive and rejoice in this past year of Springsteen events and happenings. The live performances, the tour, the music releases, the book, the meet and greets...all make this year, the year of the BOSS. Join our Facebook group! https://www.facebook.com/groups/461540514044016/ Su...

ep21 CHRISTMAS spectacular

It's a Tramps Like Us, Bruce Springsteen podcast Christmas spectacular! We're gonna let that spirit take us right down Santa Claus lane. An audio Christmas gift to you. Some Springsteen xmas music, some E Street xmas music, and some xmas music that has nothin' to do with Bruce or E Street. Thanks for listening and have a cool yule. Join our Facebook group! https://www.fac...