124 relations: A People's History of the United States, Acclaimed Music, Aimee Mann, Album, AllMusic, Ani DiFranco, Antler Dance, Atlantic City (song), Audio engineer, Badlands: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska, Ben Harper, Billboard 200, Black comedy, Bob Dylan, Boiled in Lead, Born in the U.S.A., Born in the U.S.A. (song), Bruce Springsteen, Caril Ann Fugate, Celtic rock, Charles Starkweather, Chicago Tribune, Chuck Berry, Colts Neck Township, New Jersey, Columbia Records, Compact Cassette, Consequence of Sound, Dar Williams, David Michael Kennedy, David Morse (actor), Deana Carter, Demo (music), Downbound Train, E Street Band, Echoplex, Electric chair, Electric guitar, Encyclopedia of Popular Music, First-person narrative, Folk music, Frankie Teardrop, GfK Entertainment Charts, Glockenspiel, Guitar, Guitar Town, Halloween, Alaska, Hank Williams III, Harmonica, Heartland rock, Highway Patrolman, ..., Howard Zinn, I'm on Fire, Johnny 99, Johnny 99 (song), Johnny Cash, Jon Landau, Kelly Clarkson, Kent Music Report, Los Lobos, Mandolin, Max Weinberg, MegaCharts, Michael Penn, Multitrack recording, Music video, Musical composition, MusicHound, My December, Nebraska (song), Noise reduction, Omnibus Press, Open All Night (song), Organ (music), Oricon, Pazz & Jop, Photography, Pink Cadillac (song), Pitchfork (website), Portastudio, Q (magazine), Record producer, Recorded Music NZ, Richard Williams (journalist), Robert Christgau, Robert Johnson, Rolling Stone, Rolling Stone's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Roppongi, RPM (magazine), RPM Year-End, Sean Penn, Shovels & Rope, Singing, Slant Magazine, Son Volt, Spree killer, St Ives, New South Wales, Steel-string acoustic guitar, Steve Earle, Sub Pop, Suicide (band), Sverigetopplistan, Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique, Synthesizer, Tambourine, TEAC Corporation, The Band, The Ghost of Tom Joad, The Indian Runner, The National (band), The New York Times, The River (Bruce Springsteen album), The Rolling Stone Album Guide, The Village Voice, The Virginia EP, Three-chord song, Tokyo, Tracks (Bruce Springsteen album), UK Albums Chart, VG-lista, Viggo Mortensen, Visible Ink Press, Working on the Highway, 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die. Expand index (74 more) » « Shrink index
A People's History of the United States is a 1980 non-fiction book by American historian and political scientist Howard Zinn.
Acclaimed Music is a website created by Henrik Franzon, a statistician from Stockholm, SwedenMatt Rosoff, "The critics vs.
Aimee Mann (born September 8, 1960) is a Grammy Award-winning American rock singer-songwriter, bassist and guitarist who has been called a "lyric genius" and named one of the world's top 10 greatest living songwriters by NPR.
An album is a collection of audio recordings issued as a single item on CD, record, audio tape or another medium.
AllMusic (previously known as All Music Guide or AMG) is an online music guide.
Angela Maria "Ani" DiFranco (born September 23, 1970) is an American singer, musician, poet, songwriter, and activist.
Antler Dance is the fourth album by Minneapolis Celtic rock band Boiled in Lead.
"Atlantic City" is a song written and recorded by Bruce Springsteen, which first appeared on Springsteen's 1982 solo album Nebraska.
An audio engineer (also sometimes recording engineer or a vocal engineer) helps to produce a recording or a performance, editing and adjusting sound tracks using equalization and audio effects, mixing, reproduction, and reinforcement of sound.
Badlands: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska is a tribute album containing songs by artists inspired and influenced by Bruce Springsteen's 1982 album Nebraska.
Benjamin Chase Harper (born October 28, 1969) is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.
The Billboard 200 is a record chart ranking the 200 most popular music albums and EPs in the United States.
Black comedy, also known as dark comedy or gallows humor, is a comic style that makes light of subject matter that is generally considered taboo, particularly subjects that are normally considered serious or painful to discuss.
Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and painter who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.
Boiled in Lead is a rock/world-music band based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and founded in 1983.
Born in the U.S.A. is the seventh studio album by American rock singer-songwriter Bruce Springsteen.
"Born in the U.S.A." is a 1984 song written and performed by Bruce Springsteen, and released on the album of the same name.
Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter and musician, known for his work with the E Street Band.
Caril Ann Fugate (born July 30, 1943) is the youngest female in United States history to date to have been tried for first-degree murder.
Celtic rock is a genre of folk rock, as well as a form of Celtic fusion which incorporates Celtic music, instrumentation and themes into a rock music context.
Charles Raymond "Charlie" Starkweather (November 24, 1938 – June 25, 1959) was an American teenaged spree killer who murdered eleven people in the states of Nebraska and Wyoming in a two-month murder spree between December 1957 and January 1958.
The Chicago Tribune is a daily newspaper based in Chicago, Illinois, United States, owned by Tronc, Inc., formerly Tribune Publishing.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Charles Edward Anderson Berry (October 18, 1926 – March 18, 2017) was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music.
Colts Neck Township is a township in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States.
Columbia Records is an American record label owned by Sony Music Entertainment, a subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America, the North American division of Japanese conglomerate Sony.
The Compact Audio Cassette (CAC) or Musicassette (MC), also commonly called the cassette tape or simply tape or cassette, is an analog magnetic tape recording format for audio recording and playback.
Consequence of Sound (CoS) is a Chicago-based online magazine featuring news, editorials, and reviews of music and movies.
Dar Williams (Dorothy Snowden Williams, born April 19, 1967) is an American singer-songwriter specializing in pop folk.
David Michael Kennedy (born August 16, 1950) is a photographer living and working in New Mexico.
David Bowditch Morse (born October 11, 1953) is an American actor, singer, director and writer.
Deana Kay Carter (born January 4, 1966) is a country music artist who broke through in 1996 with the release of debut album Did I Shave My Legs for This?, which was certified 5× Multi-Platinum in the United States for sales of over five million.
A demo (from "demonstration") is a song or group of songs recorded for limited circulation or reference use rather than for general public release.
"Downbound Train" is a song that appears on the 1984 Bruce Springsteen album Born in the U.S.A. The song is a lament to a lost spouse, and takes on a melancholy tone.
The E Street Band is an American rock band, and has been musician Bruce Springsteen's primary backing band since 1972.
The Echoplex is a tape delay effect, first made in 1959.
Execution by electrocution, performed using an electric chair, is a method of execution originating in the United States in which the condemned person is strapped to a specially built wooden chair and electrocuted through electrodes fastened on the head and leg.
An electric guitar is a guitar that uses one or more pickups to convert the vibration of its strings into electrical signals.
The Encyclopedia of Popular Music was created in 1989 by Colin Larkin.
A first-person narrative is a mode of storytelling in which a narrator relays events from their own point of view using the first person It may be narrated by a first person protagonist (or other focal character), first person re-teller, first person witness, or first person peripheral (also called a peripheral narrator).
Folk music includes both traditional music and the genre that evolved from it during the 20th century folk revival.
"Frankie Teardrop" is a song by Suicide from the band's acclaimed first album Suicide, which was released in 1977.
The GfK Entertainment Charts are the official music charts in Germany and are gathered and published by GfK Entertainment GmbH (formerly Media Control GmbH and Media Control GfK International GmbH) on behalf of Bundesverband Musikindustrie (Federal Association of Phonographic Industry).
A glockenspiel (or, Glocken: bells and Spiel: set) is a percussion instrument composed of a set of tuned keys arranged in the fashion of the keyboard of a piano.
The guitar is a fretted musical instrument that usually has six strings.
Guitar Town is the debut album from singer-songwriter Steve Earle, released on March 5, 1986.
Halloween, Alaska is a Minnesota-based band consisting of James Diers (voice, guitar, keys), Jake Hanson (brother of Tapes 'n Tapes drummer Jeremy Hanson, guitar), Bill Shaw (electric bass guitar), and Dave King (acoustic and electronic drums).
Shelton Hank Williams (born December 12, 1972), known as Hank Williams III and Hank 3, is an American musician, singer and multi-instrumentalist.
The harmonica, also known as a French harp or mouth organ, is a free reed wind instrument used worldwide in many musical genres, notably in blues, American folk music, classical music, jazz, country, and rock and roll.
Heartland rock is a genre of rock music that is exemplified by singer-songwriters Tom Petty, Bob Seger, Bruce Springsteen and John Mellencamp.
"Highway Patrolman" is a song written and recorded by Bruce Springsteen and was first released as the fifth track on his 1982 album Nebraska.
Howard Zinn (August 24, 1922January 27, 2010) was an American historian, playwright, and social activist.
"I'm on Fire" is a song written and performed by American rock artist Bruce Springsteen.
Johnny 99 is the 69th album by American country singer Johnny Cash, released on Columbia Records in 1983.
"Johnny 99" is a song written and recorded by rock musician Bruce Springsteen, which first appeared on Springsteen's 1982 solo album Nebraska.
John R. Cash (born J. R. Cash; February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, and author.
Jon Landau (born May 14, 1947) is an American music critic, manager, and record producer.
Kelly Brianne Clarkson (born April 24, 1982) is an American singer and songwriter.
The Kent Music Report was a weekly record chart of Australian music singles and albums which was compiled by music enthusiast David Kent from May 1974 through to 1988.
Los Lobos (Spanish for "the Wolves") are an American rock band from East Los Angeles, California, United States.
A mandolin (mandolino; literally "small mandola") is a stringed musical instrument in the lute family and is usually plucked with a plectrum or "pick".
Max Weinberg (born April 13, 1951) is an American drummer and television personality, most widely known as the longtime drummer for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band and as the bandleader for Conan O'Brien on Late Night with Conan O'Brien and The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien.
MegaCharts, since 2008 called GfK Dutch Charts, is a chart company responsible for the composition and exploitation of a broad collection of official charts in the Netherlands, of which the Single Top 100 and the Album Top 100 are the most known ones.
Michael Daniel Penn (born August 1, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, and composer.
Multitrack recording (MTR)—also known as multitracking, double tracking, or tracking—is a method of sound recording developed in 1955 that allows for the separate recording of multiple sound sources or of sound sources recorded at different times to create a cohesive whole.
A music video is a short film that integrates a song with imagery, and is produced for promotional or artistic purposes.
Musical composition can refer to an original piece of music, either a song or an instrumental music piece, the structure of a musical piece, or the process of creating or writing a new song or piece of music.
MusicHound (sometimes stylized as musicHound) was a compiler of genre-specific music guides published in the United States by Visible Ink Press between 1996 and 2002.
My December is the third studio album by American singer Kelly Clarkson.
"Nebraska" is the title song of Bruce Springsteen's 1982 solo album.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Noise reduction is the process of removing noise from a signal.
Omnibus Press is the world’s largest specialist publisher of music-related books.
"Open All Night" is a song written and recorded by rock musician Bruce Springsteen, which first appeared on Springsteen's 1982 solo album Nebraska.
In music, the organ (from Greek ὄργανον organon, "organ, instrument, tool") is a keyboard instrument of one or more pipe divisions or other means for producing tones, each played with its own keyboard, played either with the hands on a keyboard or with the feet using pedals.
, established in 1999, is the holding company at the head of a Japanese corporate group that supplies statistics and information on music and the music industry in Japan.
Pazz & Jop is an annual poll of musical releases compiled by American newspaper The Village Voice since 1971.
Photography is the science, art, application and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either electronically by means of an image sensor, or chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film.
"Pink Cadillac" is a song by Bruce Springsteen released as the non-album B-side of "Dancing in the Dark" in 1984.
Pitchfork is an American online magazine launched in 1995 by Ryan Schreiber, based in Chicago, Illinois and owned by Condé Nast.
The TASCAM Portastudio was the world's first four-track recorder based on a standard compact audio cassette tape.
Q is a popular music magazine published monthly in the United Kingdom.
A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
Recorded Music NZ (formerly Recording Industry Association of New Zealand (RIANZ)) is a non-profit trade association of record producers, distributors and recording artists who sell music in New Zealand.
Richard Williams (born 1947 in Sheffield) is a British music and sports journalist.
Robert Thomas Christgau (born April 18, 1942) is an American essayist and music journalist.
Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911August 16, 1938) was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician.
Rolling Stone is an American monthly magazine that focuses on popular culture.
"The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time" is a 2003 special issue of American biweekly magazine Rolling Stone, and a related book published in 2005.
is a district of Minato, Tokyo, Japan, famous for the affluent Roppongi Hills development area and popular night club scene.
RPM (and later) was a Canadian music industry publication that featured song and album charts for Canada.
RPM Year-End charts are a cumulative measure of a single or album's performance in Canada, based upon the RPM magazine charts during any given chart year.
Sean Justin Penn (born August 17, 1960) is an American actor and filmmaker.
Shovels & Rope are an American folk duo from Charleston, South Carolina composed of husband and wife Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst.
Singing is the act of producing musical sounds with the voice and augments regular speech by the use of sustained tonality, rhythm, and a variety of vocal techniques.
Slant Magazine is an American online publication that features reviews of movies, music, TV, DVDs, theater, and video games, as well as interviews with actors, directors, and musicians.
Son Volt is an American alternative country group, formed by Jay Farrar in 1994 after the breakup of Uncle Tupelo.
A spree killer is someone who kills two or more victims in a short time, in multiple locations.
St Ives is a suburb on the Upper North Shore of Sydney in the state of New South Wales, Australia 18 kilometres north of the Sydney Central Business District in the local government area of Ku-ring-gai Council.
The steel-string acoustic guitar is a modern form of guitar that descends from the nylon-strung classical guitar, but is strung with steel strings for a brighter, louder sound.
Stephen Fain Earle (born January 17, 1955) is an American rock, country and folk singer-songwriter, record producer, author and actor.
Sub Pop is a record label founded in 1986 by Bruce Pavitt.
Suicide was an American musical duo intermittently active between 1970 and 2016, composed of vocalist Alan Vega and instrumentalist Martin Rev.
Sverigetopplistan (lit. "Sweden top list") is the Swedish national record chart, earlier known as Topplistan (1975–1997) and Hitlistan (1998–2007) and known by its current name since October 2007, based on sales data from the Swedish Recording Industry Association (in Swedish Grammofonleverantörernas förening).
The National Syndicate of Phonographic Publishing (Syndicat national de l'édition phonographique; SNEP) is the inter-professional organization which protects the interests of the French record industry.
A synthesizer (often abbreviated as synth, also spelled synthesiser) is an electronic musical instrument that generates electric signals that are converted to sound through instrument amplifiers and loudspeakers or headphones.
The tambourine is a musical instrument in the percussion family consisting of a frame, often of wood or plastic, with pairs of small metal jingles, called "zils".
(pronounced "Tee-ack") is an electronics company based in Japan.
The Band was a Canadian-American roots rock group formed in Toronto, Ontario in 1968 by Rick Danko (bass guitar, vocals), Garth Hudson (keyboards, saxophone), Richard Manuel (keyboards, vocals), Robbie Robertson (guitar, vocals), and Levon Helm (drums, vocals).
The Ghost of Tom Joad is the eleventh studio album, and the second acoustic album, by American recording artist Bruce Springsteen.
The Indian Runner is a 1991 crime drama film written and directed by Sean Penn.
The National is an American rock band from Cincinnati, Ohio, formed in 1999.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The River is the fifth studio album by Bruce Springsteen.
The Rolling Stone Album Guide, previously known as The Rolling Stone Record Guide, is a book that contains professional music reviews written and edited by staff members from Rolling Stone magazine.
The Village Voice is an American news and culture paper, known for being the country's first alternative newsweekly.
The Virginia EP is an EP and compilation album by American indie rock band The National, released on May 20, 2008 on Beggars Banquet Records.
A three-chord song is a song whose music is built around three chords that are played in a certain sequence.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
Tracks is a four-disc box set by Bruce Springsteen, released in 1998 containing 66 songs.
The Official Albums Chart is a list of albums ranked by physical and digital sales and (from March 2015) audio streaming in the United Kingdom.
VG-lista is a Norwegian record chart.
Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. (born October 20, 1958) is a Danish-American actor, producer, author, musician, photographer, poet, and painter.
Visible Ink Press, LLC is a publisher of popular reference works.
"Working on the Highway" is a 1984 song written and performed by Bruce Springsteen.
1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die is a musical reference book first published in 2005 by Universe Publishing.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.