Nov 25 2010

Weitere Chartplatzierungen / The Promise

Bruce Springsteens Presseagentur “Shorefire Media” teilte in einer kürzlich veröffentlichten Meldung mit, dass das neue Album “The Promise” nicht nur in Deutschland auf Platz 1 der Charts eingestiegen ist (wir berichteten hier), sondern auch in Schweden, Norwegen und Spanien auf dem ersten Platz zu finden ist. Ausserdem lies “Shorefire Media” verlauten, dass sich die “Darkness Box” in den USA hervorragend verkauft und aktuell Platz 27. der Billboard Charts einnimmt.

Weitere Chartplatzierungen – “The Promise”:

  • USA – Platz 6
  • Irland – Platz 4
  • Holland – Platz 4
  • Dänemark – Platz 5
  • Österreich – Platz 5
  • England – Platz 7
  • Schweiz – Platz 9

Die Pressemeldung vom 25. November 2010:

‘The Promise: The Darkness On The Edge Of Town Story’ Is Fastest Selling Box Set Of 2010

Bruce Springsteen’s 2-CD Set ‘The Promise’ Debuts At #16 On The US Billboard Chart And At #1 In Germany, Sweden, Norway, And Spain
Bruce Springsteen’s 6-disc box set ‘The Promise: The Darkness On the Edge Of Town Story’ became the fastest selling box set of 2010 this past week. It debuted at #27 on the Billboard chart.
His 2-CD set ‘The Promise’ debuted at #16 on the Billboard chart in the US this week. It also debuted at #1 in Germany, Norway, Spain, and Sweden, #4 in Ireland and the Netherlands, #5 in Denmark and Austria, #7 in the UK, and #9 in Switzerland.
Meanwhile, rave reviews continue to pour in on both releases. As part of a 9.5 (out of 10) review of the box set, Pitchfork Media said, “You will need this… a trove, a vast clearinghouse from a fertile period.”
The Nation Online named the box, “the single greatest thing ever,” saying, “It’s that good.”
NPR.org exclaimed, “Holy cow… fantastic.”
The 2-CD set has been similarly praised. Entertainment Weekly called ‘The Promise’ “essential,” continuing, “unreleased tracks from his ’78 ‘Darkness on the Edge of Town’ sessions bring bliss to both lifelong fans and new recruits.”
Huffington Post praised the “powerful catchy stuff [on] a great lost Springsteen album” and Paste gave the set a 9.2 out of 10.
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon hosted Bruce Springsteen for the entire show on November 16. Here is his performance of “Because The Night” with Stevie Van Zandt, Roy Bittan, and the Roots: http://bit.ly/fspftR
‘The Promise’ 2-CD set contains 21 never-before-released tracks from the ‘Darkness’ sessions. ‘The Promise: The Darkness On The Edge Of Town Story,’ a 6-disc deluxe set (including 3 CDs and 3 DVDs), features eight hours and 33 minutes of audio and video and contains the internationally celebrated documentary “The Promise: The Making of Darkness on the Edge of Town” (as seen on HBO) as well as the complete ‘The Promise’ 2-CD set. – Quelle: Shorefire Media

Im Stonepony Shop sowie auf AMAZON.DE kann man die BluRay bzw. DVD Box “The Promise: Darkness on the Edge of Town Story” sowie das Doppelalbum “The Promise” bestellen.

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Jul 1 2010

“London Calling” in den Charts

Seit Kurzem werden auch Musik-DVD’s bzw. BluRay’s in die Albumcharts aufgenommen. Bruce Springsteens Konzertfilm “London Calling: Live in Hyde Park” findet sich ab Morgen auf Platz 6. der deutschen Hitparade wieder:

Die deutschen Charts vom 02. Juli 2010:

  1. Unheilig  – “Große Freiheit”
  2. Eminem – “Recovery”
  3. Lena – “My Cassette Player”
  4. Miley Cyrus – “Can’t Be Tamed”
  5. Helene Fischer – “Best Of”
  6. Bruce Springsteen – “London Calling: Live In Hyde Park”
  7. Ozzy Osbourne – “Screem”
  8. The Gaslight Anthem – “American Slang”
  9. U2 – “U2 360° At The Rose Bowl”
  10. Jack Johnson – “To The Sea”

Ausserdem wird “London Calling” in Spanien, den USA, Kanada, Australien, Schweden und Frankreich auf Platz 1. geführt.

Die offizielle Pressemeldung von “Shorefire Media”:

Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band’s Concert Film ‘London Calling: Live In Hyde Park’ Debuts At #1 On DVD Charts In United States, UK, & Eight Other Countries. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band’s new concert film ‘London Calling: Live In Hyde Park’ debuted at number one in the United States, Germany, United Kingdom, Ireland, Spain, Switzerland, Canada, Sweden, Norway, and Austria. It was released as a two-DVD set and on Blu Ray.
Captured in London at the Hard Rock Calling Festival on June 28, 2009 in HD, the 172-minute film documents 27 tracks of live Springsteen that begin in daylight and progress through a gorgeous sunset into night.

Die DVD bzw. BLU-RAY kann jetzt im STONEPONY SHOP oder auf Amazon.de bestellt werden.

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Feb 27 2010

Billboard “2010 Money Makers List” – Bruce auf Platz 2

Billboard.com hat gestern die jährliche “Money Makers List” veröffentlicht. Laut dieser Liste erzielte die irische Rockbank U2 einen Umsatz von 108,6 Millionen Dollar. Auf Platz 2 findet sich Bruce Springsteen wieder. Der ‘Boss’ durfte sich über knapp 58 Millionen US$ freuen.

Billboard.com schreibt:

With a new studio album, a Walmart-exclusive hits compilation and a relentless touring schedule, Bruce Springsteen was at the top of his revenue-generating game in 2009. Springsteen’s profile has never been higher, with added-value exposure from the Super Bowl halftime show, Kennedy Center Honors and even a run-in with Ticketmaster all keeping the Boss in the public eye.  (Quelle)

Die Top 10:

  1. U2 – $ 108.601.283
  2. Bruce Springsteen – $ 57,619,037
  3. Madonna – $ 47,237,774
  4. AC/DC – $ 43,650,466
  5. Britney Spears – $ 38,885,267
  6. Pink – $ 36,347,658
  7. Jonas Brothers – $ 33,596,576
  8. Coldplay – $ 27,326,562
  9. Kenny Chesney $ 26,581,141
  10. Metallica $ 25,564,234

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Dez 19 2009

Billboard Top 25 Tours – Springsteen erreicht Platz 3

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band spielten mit der “Working on a Dream Tour 2009” insgesamt 156,3 Millionen Dollar ein. Zu den 72 Shows kamen rund 4,1 Millionen Besucher.
Den Spitzenplatz der “2009 Top Music Tour List”, die jedes Jahr vom Billboard Magazin veröffentlicht wird, erreichte U2 mit der “360 Tour”.

Best of 2009 – Top 10 Tours:

  1. U2 – 311,63 Millionen $ – 44 Shows
  2. Madonna – 222,02 Millionen $ – 46 Shows
  3. Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band – 156,34 Millionen $ – 72 Shows
  4. AC/DC – 135,29 Millionen $ – 76 Shows
  5. Pink – 102,88 Millionen $ – 131 Shows
  6. Andre Rieu – 95,85 Millionen $ – 112 Shows
  7. Britney Spears – 94,81 Millionen $ – 70 Shows
  8. Billy Joel & Elton John – 90,21 Millionen $ – 32 Shows
  9. Tina Turner – 86,37 Millionen $ – 59 Shows
  10. Coldplay – 84,37 Millionen $ – 66 Shows

ABC berichtet:

Bruce Springsteen continued his marathon with his E Street Band in 2009, morphing the Magic tour into the Working on a Dream tour without missing a beat. Springsteen’s take for the year was $156.3 million from 72 shows and attendance of 1.7 million. The total take for the two tours, since October 2007, is $388 million and 4.1 million in attendance from 171 shows. Among them: the final shows of Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., and the Spectrum in Philadelphia … weiterlesen

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