News Roundup: Bruce Springsteen Busks, Buffalo Springfield Rusts, Wilco Ride The Bus


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There’s an oddly heartwarming short video of Bruce Springsteen “busking” in Boston recently. Rolling Stone speculates that he was there dropping his son off at college. The Boss entertained passers by during a similar experience in Switzerland in 1998.

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Buffalo Springfield have postponed their much-anticipated reunion tour, which had already been put on hold once since being announced over the summer. Richie Furay’s manager David Spero says that Neil Young, Stephen Stills and co. hope to reschedule down the road. “This delay happened for a multitude of reasons,” Spero tells Rolling Stone. “The plan is still to tour next year. There’s not a timeline at this point. Buffalo Springfield is at the top of Neil’s list or priorities. It’s just a matter of finding a time that works for everybody.” Read: Neil.

On the opposite end of the spectrum are Wilco, who have actually added a slew of U.S. and overseas dates to their previously announced itinerary. Check out the full list of tour stops, in support of their upcoming album The Whole Love, below.

09-13 Indianapolis, IN – Murat Theatre #

09-16-17 Toronto, Ontario – Massey Hall #

09-18 Montreal, Quebec – Metropolis #

09-20 Boston, MA – The Wang Theatre #

09-22-23 New York, NY – Rumsey Playfield in Central Park #

09-25 Columbia, MD – Merriweather Post Pavilion #

09-27 Raleigh, NC – Releigh Amphitheater #

09-28-29 Atlanta, GA – Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre #

10-01-02 Nashville, TN – The Ryman #

10-04 St. Louis, MO – Peabody Opera House

10-05 Madison, WI – Overture Hall #

10-24 Glasgow, Scotland – Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

10-25 Manchester, England – Manchester Academy

10-27 Bristol, England – Colston Hall

10-28-29 London, England – Roundhouse

11-01 Madrid, Spain – Teatro Circo Price

11-02 Barcelona, Spain – Palau Musica Catalana

11-03 San Sebastian, Spain – Kursaal Auditorio

11-04 Vigo, Spain – Pavillon das Travesas

11-07 Basel, Switzerland – Kaserne Basel

11-08 Frankfurt, Germany – Alte Oper

11-09 Munich, Germany – Circus Krone

11-11 Weissenhauser, Germany – Rolling Stone Weekender

11-12 Berlin, Germany – Tempodrom

11-13 Utrecht, Netherlands – Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn

11-14 Tilburg, Netherlands 013

11-29 Dallas, TX – The Music Hall at Fair Park

12-01 Austin, TX – Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater

12-03 Kansas City, MO – The Uptown Theater

12-04 De Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom

12-06-07 Minneapolis, MN – The State Theatre

12-09 Milwaukee, WI – The Riverside Theater

12-10 Detroit, MI – The Fillmore Detroit

12-12 Chicago, IL – Civic Opera House

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