The Rest of the Story….

Paul Harvey used to have a segment on his Radio Show called The Rest of the Story, he would always share a great tale with a twist and the segment would end with “and now you know the rest of the story.”

The New York Post is reporting additional details about Bruce’s DWI arrest.

https://nypost.com/2021/02/11/bruce-springsteen-busted-after-one-shot-of-tequila/

Their report states that Bruce was riding his motorcycle, pulled over to take photos with fans. He was offered a shot of tequila, he drank it. Then was pulled over by Park Police. The Asbury Park Press is reporting that Bruce blew a blood alcohol content of .02 with the legal limit in New Jersey being .08.

I’m sure more details will come out. For now, I’m glad to hear the rest of the story…

Allen Callaci

Allen Callaci is a librarian, rock and roll singer, &  heart transplant recipient. He joins Jesse to discuss his love of Springsteen music & details of his book Heart Like a Starfish his account of that death-defying journey and the healing that follows for both himself and those around him.  Allen can be reached at acallaci@yahoo.com

http://www.pelekinesis.com/catalog/allen_callaci-heart_like_a_starfish.html 

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I love Joyce Millman’s thoughts on the new album.

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Bruce Springsteen on the cover of “Letter to You” / Photo ©Danny Clinch

In the summer of the plague year, my other half and I moved from San Mateo, California, where we had lived for 33 years, to Seattle, Washington, to be in the same city as our only child. We loved the Bay Area. We had friends there, family, purpose. But the pandemic came and with it, the clear, overriding imperative to reunite our family and weather this together. We sold the house that we had lived in for 17 years and embarked on a surreal 13-hour road trip on eerily empty highways. Every gas station rest stop felt like coronavirus Russian Roulette. The anxiety of feeling COVID lurking all around us was so overwhelming that I think I was in a trance for most of the drive.

And now we’re in Seattle in a rented house where I…

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How Many Crossover – BOYL Bob Bland Edition

One of Jesse’s other podcasts is “How Many” where he and some friends discuss pop culture topics.  Here is another episode of a series of episodes where the guys pick the “bands of their life.” 

The boy’s favorite Sports Talk Station The Ticket has a segment each week where they have a guest pick the bands of their life.  Eleven Questions and you can only use an artist/band once.   In this episode,  Bob shares his list. 

  1. Band I hate (I don’t get)
  2. Band that I think is overrated
  3. Band that is under appreciated
  4. Band that I love
  5. Band that you can listen to over and over again
  6. Band that made me fall in love with music
  7. Band that changed my life
  8. Band the surprised me
  9. Guilty Pleasure
  10. Band I should have seen live by now
  11. Great Band to see live