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August 4, 2004

Harmonic Divergence

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(From left, Pearl Jam’s Stone Gossard, Boyd Tinsley of the Dave Matthews Band, Jackson Browne, Martie Maguire of the Dixie Chicks, Steven Van Zandt from Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Dave Matthews, Bruce Springsteen, Emily Robison of the Dixie Chicks, Patti Scialfa of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam, Bonnie Raitt, Ben Gibbard of Death Cab for Cutie, John Mellencamp, Nick Harmer of Death Cab for Cutie, and R.E.M’s Mike Mills.)

The Anti-Bush collective, “Musicians for Change,” has announced it is sending over 20 artists to play more than 34 shows in nine swing states in early October. Bruce Springsteen has just been added to the line-up. (For a partial transcript of tonight’s Nightline interview between Springsteen and Ted Koppel –”The Boss vs. Bush,” go here.)

(photo: AP)
(caption: latimes.com)

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