News

Bruce Springsteen thanks fans for sold-out tour

Bruce Springsteen thanks fans for sold-out tour

THANK YOU: Bruce Springsteen thanks his fans. Photo: Associated Press

Bruce Springsteen has thanked fans who came out to see him and The E Street Band on their recent Wrecking Ball world tour by posting a heartfelt note on his website.

“The Boss” has just ended the tour, and he has paid tribute to the “tramps and travelers” who helped sell out venues across the world online.

He writes, “To all the tramps and travelers who exposed themselves night after night to the long flights, the long drives, the long queuing, the rain, the sleeplessness in order to fuel us from band center, we appreciate it.

“To all of you who were there along the way, we send out our mightiest and most heartfelt thanks. You have reignited in us a great passion for what we do. We’ll do our best to honor it.”

Springsteen has also uploaded a video of his fans backed by his stirring rendition of punk act Suicide’s “Dream Baby Dream” to his website.

The rocker won’t be offstage for long – he is scheduled to perform at New York’s Theater at Madison Square Garden as part of the Stand Up for Heroes Benefit on Nov. 6.

Recent Headlines

in National

Bet you didn’t know: Fun facts about the Fourth

13-overlay

Even the most patriotic among us can learn something from these little-known facts about Independence Day.

in Entertainment

Filmmakers bet on ‘Monopoly’ movie

monopoly

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — “Monopoly” is going Hollywood. Lionsgate says it will turn the classic board game into a…

in Music

‘The Boss’ joins a Beach Boy onstage

14-overlay2

East met West as the Jersey Shore musician jammed with California legend Brian Wilson.

in Entertainment

18 All-American movies for Independence Day

top-gun-1986

Enjoy the holiday weekend with some classic American cinema.

in National

Stronger economy, cheap gas means more people on the road

gasprices

More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.