Between preparations for a vacation next week and a big move in September, blogging time has been scarce, but right now, I can't even think about those things. My mind is focused solely on tomorrow night's big Springsteen concert at Giants Stadium - the last show of a three-night stand in his home state. I've seen Bruce and the E Street Band once before, in Pittsburgh in 2003, and rock 'n' roll church comes as close as possible to describing what it's like when they really get going. There really is nothing like it. Also, The Boss? Way underrated as a guitarist. Check out this insane "Prove It All Night" from '78:
And then there's this classic, with Bruce in full working-the-crowd mode:
And rest in peace, Danny Federici. It won't be the same without you.