*No performance. Ticket includes signed copy of "Born to Run"*
Bruce Springsteen is an award-winning singer and songwriter. He has released eighteen studio albums and received twenty Grammy Awards. He received a Golden Globe and an Academy Award for his song “Streets of Philadelphia,” and a Golden Globe for the song “The Wrestler.” In 1999, Springsteen was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. This September, Springsteen’s autobiography, Born to Run, will be released along with a companion album, Chapter and Verse. David Remnick’s profile of Springsteen, “We Are Alive,” ran in the July 30, 2012, issue of the magazine.
David Remnick was named the editor of The New Yorker in 1998. He joined the magazine in 1992, after ten years with the Washington Post, where he was the Moscow bureau chief. He is the author of several books, including The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama, King of the World, and Lenin’s Tomb, for which he received the Pulitzer Prize for nonfiction. Under Remnick’s leadership, The New Yorker has become the country’s most honored magazine, with forty-one National Magazine Awards, and, in a first for a magazine, two Pulitzer Prizes for its writing.