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A few weeks back, we premiered Low’s cover of Bruce Springsteen’s “I’m On Fire,” and it was great (more on that below). It’s their contribution to a forthcoming Springsteen tribute titled Dead Man’s Town, a compilation marking the thirtieth anniversary of Born In The U.S.A. (and taking its name from that album’s title track). Betwee… More »

When the Gaslight Anthem first crossed my radar four years ago, I remember being overjoyed that a punk band like this could still exist, that there was still gold left in them thar hills. The Gaslight Anthem that recorded The ’59 Sound, their ridiculously great 2008 breakout, were proud inheritors of a brawny, no-bullshit Jersey… More »

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The Gaslight Anthem – “45” Video

Handwritten, the new album from the great Jersey band the Gaslight Anthem, is on the way, and today we get the video for the hearty…
Tom Breihan | June 7, 2012 - 10:00 am
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The Gaslight Anthem – “You Got Lucky” (Tom Petty Cover)

Way back on "Even Cowgirls Get The Blues," a song from their breakout album The '59 Sound, the Gaslight Anthem were namechecking Tom Petty. Thi…
Tom Breihan | May 30, 2012 - 8:58 am
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The Gaslight Anthem – “45”

A couple of years ago, the Gaslight Anthem rose to prominence in circles where straight-ahead, hearty young punk bands barely ever find ways to matter.
Tom Breihan | April 30, 2012 - 3:09 pm
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Springsteen Joins Gaslight Anthem In Asbury Park

"We didn't forget where we came from, right?" asked Gaslight Anthem lead singer Brian Fallon Friday Night at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park, which…
Corban Goble | December 12, 2011 - 4:31 pm
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Glastonbury 2011 In Photos & Video

Beyoncé doesn't normally play festivals, but by all accounts she killed it at Worth Farm last night. After her Glasto headline performance the star told…
Scott Lapatine | June 27, 2011 - 11:31 am
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Gaslight Anthem Cover Pearl Jam’s “State Of Love And Trust” For Fallon

It's a certain Garden State patriot that the Gaslight Anthem are forever indebted to -- a lineage they honor proudly -- though last night the…
Amrit Singh | June 17, 2010 - 3:37 pm
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Bonnaroo 2010: Friday In Photos & Videos

We're live tweeting and shooting everything 'Roo at stereogum.com/bonnaroo. Here's the best of Friday...
Erika | June 12, 2010 - 7:09 pm
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The Gaslight Anthem – “Boxer”

The Gaslight Anthem get their share of Springsteen references. Not surprising — they’re working-class rock guys from Jersey who like to tell stories about the…
brandon | May 19, 2010 - 5:16 pm

The Gaslight Anthem – “American Slang”

Even if you’re not from Jersey, you should give a listen to the title track from Gaslight Anthem’s forthcoming American Slang. It’s a good one,…
brandon | March 23, 2010 - 3:55 pm
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Glastonbury 2009: Blur Make Triumphant Return, Everyone Covers MJ

Aside from some heavy rains on Thursday and some quick showers Sunday, the throngs at Worthy Farm this year enjoyed some of the best weather…
Amrit Singh | June 29, 2009 - 9:08 am
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New Gaslight Anthem Video – “The ’59 Sound”

It's actually the Springsteen fans' full-performance take from the more conceptual, little kid-starring official video. Which is why they're going to town in an empty…
brandon | June 17, 2009 - 11:13 am
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Coachella 2009: Cure, MBV, Antony Assault The Sound System

Surprise, it wasn't My Bloody Valentine's 15-minute aural assault "You Made Me Realise" that caused Sunday's biggest audio mishap. Organizers cut the speakers during the
Scott Lapatine | April 20, 2009 - 3:29 pm
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Indie Rockers Hang Out On E Street

In case you didn't know: Many bands have been influenced by Bruce Springsteen. Not Superbowl crotch-shot Bruce, but the guy who put together Greetings from
brandon | February 18, 2009 - 10:02 am
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Gaslight Anthem Serve Letterman “The ’59 Sound”

Gaslight Anthem are a clean cut pop punkish/rock 'n' roll band from New Brunswick, NJ. I lived in New Brunswick during some formative years, so…
brandon | February 2, 2009 - 9:38 am
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