In stunning tribut to Springsteen's extraordinary career, the authors of Blinded By The Light have created a phenomenally well documented retrospective that brings together all the diverse influences that characterize his style. This book is not just another Springsteen biography but rather a comprehensive history and catalog of all his recorded material and concert performances. "The Bruce Files," a section comprising more than half the book, contains exhaustive international discographical information (listing every recording, legitimate or otherwise), every concert appearnace (as well as radio and television appearances), every song written or performed, plus interviews, album cover versions, and posters. In addition, there is a list of other artists' songs performed by Springsteen, which contains invaluable historical notes, and a discography for the E Street Band. The book is also illustrated throughout with over 250 exciting photographs, amny never before published.