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Friday Is Boss’ Day: Bruce’s Guest Shots

Posted in Bruce Springsteen with tags , , , , , , , , on May 29, 2008 by 30daysout

Bruce Springsteen and Joe Ely, Houston 2008.  Photo courtesy of Backstreets.com

It was certainly an electrifying moment during Bruce Springsteen’s recent Houston stop: Texas music legend Joe Ely stepped up to join Bruce in a rousing version of “All Just To Get To You.”  It wasn’t the first time Springsteen performed that song – he and Ely have performed it together frequently ever since 1995, when it first appeared on Ely’s Letter To Laredo with Springsteen on backing vocals.

Bruce has popped up on a handful of other artist’s recordings, playing guitar and singing duet or background vocals, and in many cases the song is one of the better tunes on that artist’s album.  So today we take a look at some of these … with a few notes.

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