Bruce Springsteen: The Boss Is Back

Is it a comeback? No, not really. Because Bruce Springsteen was never really gone. But the new album of the "Boss" is of course a topic. Springsteen takes on some soul classics on it. And then there's the tour next year. So good music is and remains a matter for the boss.
Text Wiebke Brauer & Marko Knab
Photo Sony Music

Apparently, there are people out there who have never seen Bruce Springsteen live. Telling you now that here’s your chance might be a tad optimistic (after all, ticket sales have already begun), but hey, it fits the theme of the magazine. For six years, the “foremost purveyor of American working-class rock and roll”, as he was once described, took a break with his E Street Band. Now he’s returning to stages across North America and Europe in the coming year. Also recommended: the documentary "Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You" on Apple TV+.



And if you want to treat yourself with the full Springsteen programme: Then get in the mood with Springsteen's autobiography "Born to Run" before the concerts in Germany. The perfect soundtrack? Of course, the album "Only the strong survive", which will be released in November. By the way, it is a cover album with 15 soul classics. Yes, that's right. The "Boss" has already released the first single: "Do I Love You (Indeed I Do)". Do we love the song? Of course we do.

Bruce Springsteen – »Only the strong survive«, Columbia, VÖ: 11.11.2022

Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run:
Die Autobiografie. Heyne,
672 Pages, UVP 14,99€

Tour dates 2023:

13.06. Zürich, Switzerland
21.06. Düsseldorf, Germany
15.07. Hamburg, Germany
18.07. Wien, Austria
21.07. Hockenheim, Germany
23.07. München, Germany

mehr aus dieser ausgabe


ramp shop


Latest articles

Daytona calling: the 24-hour guide

This weekend, the 24-hour race at Daytona is coming up - and the manufacturers are coming from all over the world. Also starting again: Porsche, with the 963, which aims to build on the successes of the Group C legends 956 and 962. But the Bavarian colleagues from BMW are also back - we summarise the most important details.

Paul Newman: Blue-Eyed Cool

He lived an Oscar-worthy life: today Paul Newman would have turned 98. The story of the man who thrilled women and film critics alike, while also being able to drive a car fast and giving a watch its current nickname.

Porsche Vision 357: Homage to the 356

On 8 June 1948, 75 years ago, the 356 "No. 1" Roadster became the first automobile to be registered under the Porsche name - the birth of the sports car brand. Porsche is starting its anniversary year with the Vision 357, which has now been unveiled. And how.

I am ... Amy Shore

Amy Shore is one of Europe's finest and best-known car photographers. She not only loves classic cars, she lives them. Yet not too many people know the woman behind the camera. To kick off ramp's new interview series "I am ...", we get to know the 31-year-old. Oh and by the way, the British woman has also done a shoot for the upcoming ramp #60.