Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, forty years ago, on the tour that made them

By Brennavan Sritharan

Springsteen rehearses with the E Street Band © Barbara Pyle/Reel Art Press

Forty years ago, in the months leading up to the release of Bruce Springsteen’s seminal Born to Run, photojournalist Barbara Pyle documented a band of young men on tour across America, unaware they were about to be catapulted from left-field obscurity to the forefront of American rock music.

Pyle photographed Springsteen and The E Street Band in their native New Jersey habitat of Asbury Park to the Cajun splendour of New Orleans – where the band were touring the new material. She photographed them in her own family home in rural Oklahoma, and gives a broad mix of studio portraits, performance …read more

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