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Boss coverage from A to Z: that's Appel to Zimny, this issue featuring extensive Backstreets interviews with each.
For our first talk with Mike Appel in 20 years, we asked Born to Run photographer Eric Meola to sit down with Bruce's former manager for a chat. In a wide-ranging discussion of his time with Bruce from the early '70s to their 2009 reunion in Buffalo, Appel describes shows like Sing Sing Prison and the Anne Murray blowout at Central Park along the way.
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Now celebrating 30 years of publishing, Backstreets Magazine is an internationally circulated quarterly focusing on Bruce Springsteen and related Jersey Shore artists. The magazine began in 1980 when the first issue was handed out at a Seattle Springsteen concert. Since then 90 issues have been published, and the magazine is now distributed in all 50 states and has subscribers in more than 40 foreign countries.
We offer a money-back guarantee, as we're sure any Springsteen fan will be pleased with Backstreets. MTV called the magazine "the standard to which all others are compared." In 2008, the Chicago Tribune selected Backstreets for its "50 Favorite Magazines" list, calling it "The gold standard of minutiae mags."
“The gold standard of minutiae mags… Three decades later, Backstreets has matured into a thoughtful, sometimes sharply critical meditation on community, integrity, and rocking.”
definitive source on Bruce Springsteen happenings... Respected, glossy
and covers just about anything to do with Freehold's finest."
the definitive chronicler of all things Boss."
the biggest Springsteen fanzine in America, put out by Super-fans....
concentrates on music rather than gossip about the Boss."
classy fanzine is always impressive, with good writing and excellent makeup."
offers insightful coverage without fawning."
most authoritative work on Springsteen to date."
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