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Following Bruce

How My Life Has Been Impacted By A Rock-And-Roll Shaman

On his 2014 High Hopes tour, I saw eight Bruce Springsteen concerts in the southeastern United States. On the road, I made some very dear new friends, had endless adventures, and most of all, discovered and fell in love with a whole new level of Bruce.
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Starting with Pittsburgh on January 16, 2016, I was off and running again on The River Tour. 
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After my father, more than any other single artist or musician or teacher or anything, Bruce Springsteen has had the greatest influence of my life. It’s hard to explain why. Herein you can find random ramblings about Bruce, about my feelings about him, about my experiences on tours. 

Nashville (Show #1) Miracles Abound

Nashville (Show #1) Miracles Abound

Okay, followers of Following Bruce - the HOLY JOURNEY has begun! I am not sure how to even begin to convey what has already occurred. Miracles? yup! New friendships? check! Got in the "pit" at my first show? YES I DID!!! Last night was nothing short of life-altering....

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Headed Straight Into the Storm

Headed Straight Into the Storm

There's a dark cloud rising from the desert floor I packed my bags and I'm headed straight into the storm Gonna be a twister to blow everything down That ain’t got the faith to stand its ground ~ The Promised Land As I prepare to leave Austin this morning and embark...

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Five Days To Go

Five Days To Go

The countdown in the lower right of my site says "5 Day to Go." Til I leave to follow Bruce Springsteen around the South for 3 weeks. Doesn't seem possible. Isn't it always like that? Whatever we plan, however far away it seems—suddenly it's here. Oh, how time rushes...

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Following Bruce. Why?

Following Bruce. Why?

In 1975, Born to Run came into my life. It rocked my world. This post is an attempt to explain what Bruce has meant to me—and why I’m following his tour and blogging about it. I was 12 years old. Just starting 7th grade. My older brother gave the album to my older...

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Following Bruce – A BucketList Adventure Begins

Following Bruce – A BucketList Adventure Begins

I'm going to follow Bruce Springsteen on tour around the South this spring. No tickets in hand, no set places to stay, not even 100% sure which cities I'm going to. It's a journey of my heart's longing and a return to the core of my soul. The connection to Bruce has...

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