It’s been a while since our last link roundup, and in that time we’ve had some diametrically opposed scuttlebutt regarding potential fall tour dates for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. (And yes, these reports are all real — we’ll leave the April Fools news to backstreets.com.)
On the one side we have charitybuzz.com, which declares “The Wrecking Ball Tour, which will be on a world-wide jaunt from March to August 2013, is coming back to the U.S. this Fall!” And bidding for tickets and backstage access stands at $4,100 with just less than a day left to bid, meaning there’s some rich dudes out there who are banking on this actually happening.
But on the other side we have one Mr. Steven Van Zandt, who told the Bruce Brunch that fall U.S. dates were “very unlikely.”
“That’s a whole another set of commitments,” said Little Steven. “I haven’t heard a word about (a fall tour).” He noted that the Wrecking Ball tour has been going since February,2012 and called the tour, scheduled to go through the summer “enough for now.