BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN AND THE E STREET BAND
ANNOUNCE FIRST US LEG OF 2012 TOUR

THE WRECKING BALL WORLD TOUR COMES TO
BOSTON’S TD GARDEN ON MARCH 26, 2012

TICKETS GO ON SALE SATURDAY, JANUARY 28 AT 10:00 AM

NEW ALBUM ‘WRECKING BALL’
(COLUMBIA RECORDS) OUT MARCH 6

Boston, MA (January 24, 2012) – Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will launch the first US leg of their 2012 ‘Wrecking Ball’ World Tour on March 18 in Atlanta. Bruce Springsteen’s 17th studio album Wrecking Ball will be released on Columbia Records on March 6.  The tour will stop at the TD Garden in Boston, MA on Monday, March 26.

Tickets for the March 26 date at Boston’s TD Garden will go on sale beginning Saturday, January 28 at 10:00 am and are $67.50 and $100.50 in advance at the TD Garden Box Office.  Tickets are also available at LiveNation.com or by calling (800) 745 – 3000, where additional service charges may apply.

“We Take Care Of Our Own,” the album’s first single,’ is “classic Springsteen” with “anguish and challenge [that] run thick and fast” (Rolling Stone); a “richly orchestrated Wall of Sound… that nods to the ‘Born to Run’ era” (Billboard).

Stream “We Take Care of Our Own” and pre-order ‘Wrecking Ball’ at: http://www.brucespringsteen.net

The E Street Band’s members are: Roy Bittan ­ piano, synthesizer; Nils Lofgren ­ guitar, vocals; Patti Scialfa ­ guitar, vocals; Garry Tallent ­ bass guitar; Stevie Van Zandt ­ guitar, vocals; and Max Weinberg ­ drums; with Soozie Tyrell ­ violin, guitar, vocals and Charlie Giordano ­ keyboards.

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band 2012 Tour Dates:

US Tour Dates

March 18        Atlanta, GA                 Philips Arena                          (on sale Feb 4)
March 19        Greensboro, NC          Greensboro Coliseum              (on sale Feb 3)
March 23        Tampa, FL                   Tampa Bay Times Forum         (on sale Jan 28)
March 26     Boston, MA           TD Garden                      (on sale Jan 28)
March 28        Philadelphia, PA         Wells Fargo Center                 (on sale Jan 28)
March 29        Philadelphia, PA         Wells Fargo Center                 (on sale Jan 28)
April 1             Washington, DC         Verizon Center                                   (on sale Jan 28)
April 3             East Rutherford, NJ     Izod Center                             (on sale Jan 27)
April 4             East Rutherford, NJ     Izod Center                             (on sale Jan 27)
April 6             New York, NY                        Madison Square Garden          (on sale Jan 27)
April 9             New York, NY                        Madison Square Garden          (on sale Jan 27)
April 12           Detroit, MI                  The Palace of Auburn Hills     (on sale Jan 28)
April 13           Buffalo, NY                 First Niagara Center                (on sale Jan 28)
April 16           Albany, NY                 Times Union Center                (on sale Jan 28)
April 17           Cleveland, OH             Quicken Loans Arena             (on sale Jan 28)
April 24           San Jose, CA                HP Pavilion                             (on sale Feb 3)
April 26           Los Angeles, CA          LA Mem. Sports Arena                       (on sale Feb 3)
April 29           New Orleans, LA         Jazz & Heritage Festival          (on sale now)
May 2              Newark, NJ                 Prudential Center                   (on sale Jan 27)

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