Bruce Springsteen is teasing an announcement tomorrow morning (Sept. 29) by way of his social media, and whereas no particulars have but been confirmed, it appears The Boss is about to disclose a long-rumored new album that includes traditional soul covers.
The newest teaser includes a static photograph of an previous automobile radio, with the audio recorded as if an unseen listener was turning the dial by means of static to a distinct channel each few seconds. Transient snippets will be heard of Springsteen performing Frank Wilson’s “Do I Love You (Certainly I Do),” Tyrone Davis’ “Flip Again the Fingers of Time” and The Commodores’ “Night time Shift,” itself a tribute to the late Jackie Wilson and Marvin Gaye.
SPIN understands Springsteen labored on the undertaking with longtime producer Ron Aniello, his accomplice on 4 albums up to now decade. The latest, 2020’s Letter to You, debuted at No. 2 on The Billboard 200.
Rolling Stone founder Jann Wenner appeared to have let the cat out of the bag concerning the new album in an interview earlier this month with Billboard, calling it “gorgeous.” In the meantime, Springsteen will carry out tomorrow along with his spouse Patti Scialfa on the first Albie Awards on the New York Public Library, and he’ll even be on stage Nov. 7 on the annual Stand Up for Heroes profit live performance in New York.
This exercise comes forward of his 2023 world tour with the E Avenue Band, which begins Feb. 1 in Tampa, Fla. The North American on-sales for that trek courted controversy this summer season when some tickets reached costs of $5,000.
Flip it up tomorrow, September twenty ninth at 10:00 AM ET! 📻 pic.twitter.com/uvu93rgGAo
— Bruce Springsteen (@springsteen) September 28, 2022