The E Street Cafe Podcast

By Jeff Matthews

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If you love Bruce Springsteen and his music- then this is the podcast for you. We will be covering the latest news and topical debate about Bruce Springsteen and everything happening on E Street. We will also reviewing Springsteen concerts as he embarks on his worldwide tour with the E Street Band. Look out too for special guest conversations and a lot of fun along the way too! Our virtual coffee team are Front of House - Rosalita/ Rosie, Head Chef - Sloppy Sue and Head Waiter - Weak Knee Willie

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Episode 2: How to promote a reluctant Rock Star - un-hyping the Boss with Dick Wingate

Dick Wingate was the Publicity Manager for Bruce Springsteen at Columbia Records not long after the hype of Born to Run. In this episode, Dick explains how Bruce turned up at his radio station in 1973 and was literally too shy to speak to promote Greetings from Asbury Park. Fast forward a few years and Dick gets a key job at Columbia Records. He has one condition - he wants to look after The Boss!

His story starts with his first love of music, the iconic gigs of the late 60s and of course - his relationship with Bruce.

Rosalita was on great form today in the Cafe and served up Dick's favourite drink and sandwich. Enjoy the episode and don't forget to follow us and tell your fellow E Streeters. You can also join our Facebook group too for more up to date news.

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Feb 01, 2023
Welcome to the E Street Cafe Podcast

If you like Bruce Springsteen and his music, then you are in the right place. In Episode 1, we open the doors of the E Street Cafe Podcast to talk about the 2023 E Street Band tour, our earliest Bruce memories and wonder if this episode will ever see the light of day! 

With the help of Dan ‘Point Blank’ French and Mike ‘Mikipedia’ Saunders, our host Jeff Matthews talks about connecting again with the help of modern technology.

We also reveal some of our forthcoming guests who will be joining us for a conversation and some friendly chat. So put your make up on, fix your hair up pretty (if applicable) and let the Virtual Cafe team of Rosalita, Sloppy Sue and Weak Knee Willie look after you whilst you enjoy the company of fellow E Streeters. This Podcast is made for the fans - by the fans.

Don't forget to check out our Facebook page too. Just search for the E Street Cafe Podcast.

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Jan 21, 2023