The first time that David Bowie met Bruce Springsteen is the subject of a detailed story written by Mike McGrath , Bowie’s then keyboardist, for Philadelphia’s Drummer newspaper. The meeting took place at Sigma Sound as Bowie was working on the cover of a Springsteen song. Bruce came to Philly by bus from Asbury Park (yes, a regular bus, remember this was prior to “Born To Run” and his previous two albums sold poorly).
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Oh, to have been a fly on the wall on that special night.