February 5, 2017

Melbourne Night #2

Thank you Melbourne for two great nights! Brett Schewitz Photography shares his pictures with us from the final show on February 4 here. Next stop: Sydney!

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February 3, 2017

“Don’t Hang Up”

“We stand before you embarrassed Americans tonight. This is a song from 1965 by The Orlons. We’re gonna use this to send a letter back home.” – Bruce Springsteen – February 2, 2017 Melbourne, Australia

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February 16, 2014

Notes from the road: Melbourne #2

There’s a full moon in Melbourne and the Jersey Devil is in town for round two at Aami Park. The band hit the stage and … there’s no Bruce. After a little ‘on the boards bemusement’ Springsteen appears with a ‘I’m late for my own show’ and the band kick into a stadium thumping “Born […]

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February 15, 2014

Notes from the road: Melbourne #1

The carnival has moved east. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band have set up camp in Melbourne for two stadium shows. Outdoors, the opening night is sold out. Dan Sultan opened proceedings in the late afternoon. Next came reunited national treasures Hunters & Collectors. The stadium is half full as the Hunters move things […]

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March 24, 2013

Notes from the road: Melbourne, Night #1

Ever since the E Street Band hit the opening strains of We Take Care Of Our Own in Brisbane ten days ago, the jungle drums have been beating all down the east coast of Australia Finally, after ten years, Bruce is back in Melbourne for three nights at the Rod Laver Arena. The word of […]

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