Can You Pass the BruceTest™ Vol. 2?

by Peter Wendel
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BruceTestVol.2.Lead SongMango.comYou all did pretty damn well on BruceTest™ Vol. 1 – nice job – so this second installment (Vol. 2) is harder. The last thing we want to do is insult your intelligence. So we’ve raised the bar on Volume 2. There, you’ve been warned.

What you will be asked to do is essentially the same – to identify songs from Springsteen’s expansive catalog – but BruceTest™ Vol. 2 goes beyond the fan-favorite classics to delve into some of The Boss’s lesser-known tracks. You will need to know Bruce’s work through the 2000s – songs from albums including Magic (2007), Working On A Dream (2009) and Wrecking Ball (2012).

Have fun, and maybe even learn something new (heaven forbid) in the process. Please check back in, early and often, as we will be administering additional volumes of the BruceTest™ as we anxiously await his next tour.

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BruceTest™ Vol. 2

This second installment of the BruceTest™ dives deeper into Springsteen’s beloved catalog – beyond the fan-favorite classics of the ’70s and ’80s. You will need to know Bruce’s work into the 2000s, songs from albums including Magic (2007), Working On A Dream (2009) and Wrecking Ball (2012). Good luck, folks!

 

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Peter Wendel is a journalist and PR consultant. He's attended hundreds of concerts and festivals, including the Peach, Mountain Jam, the All Good and Lockn'. He's ridden legendary Grateful Dead runs from Ventura County Fairgrounds to Irvine Meadows (CA) from the Nassau Coliseum (NY) to the Boston Garden (MA). Peter is a former U.S. Marine who – after running into trouble with every last one of his commanding officers – received an honorable discharge and a direct order never to return. Born in California and raised in New Jersey, Peter lived in Boston and Joshua Tree (CA) before settling in the nation's capital. Find him on tour at PWendel@SongMango.com.

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