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Freedom Friday: Honoring Clarence Clemons by opposing racism

June 22, 2012 By Shawn Poole

Shawn Poole, a contributing writer for Backstreets, says fans should honor the late Clarence Clemons by understanding the roots of racism.

Bruce Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball: An in-depth listener’s guide

March 30, 2012 By Shawn Poole

Wrecking Ball’s first track, “We Take Care Of Our Own,” opens with pounding rock drums and a synthesizer riff that sounds distinctly like a siren.

Bruce Springsteen's Wrecking Ball:  “Nobody's Free Until Everybody's Free”

March 23, 2012 By Shawn Poole

Bruce Springsteen’s new album Wrecking Ball contains some of the most daring and exciting music of his four decades as a recording artist.

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