"raise your hand" Archives

Rock Book Show Interview for “Raise Your Hand”!

Posted on 13 November 2012 (2)

Thanks to Kimberly Austin for inviting me on the show again. If you like music books and don’t follow Rock Book Show, you’re missing out!

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Largehearted Boy “Book Notes”

Posted on 25 October 2012 (0)

In the Book Notes series, authors create and discuss a music playlist that relates in some way to their recently published book.

Caryn Rose paints a definitive portrait of Bruce Springsteen’s current relationship with his European fans (and the fans with him) in Raise Your Hand: Adventures of an American Springsteen Fan in Europe. Rose’s encyclopedic knowledge of Springsteen’s music and mythology combined with her keen critical eye and estimable storytelling skill make this a must-read for any music fan.

In her own words, here is Caryn Rose’s Book Notes music playlist for her book.

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New press for “Raise Your Hand” in The Record

Posted on 21 October 2012 (0)

Caryn Rose’s e-book takes fans on Bruce Springsteen’s summer tour in Europe

YOU’LL LIKE THIS BOOK IF: You can’t get enough Bruce, you’ve always been curious about the European concert experience or you want to compare her observations with your own. This is not the upcoming Peter Carlin Ames epic biography, “Bruce.” This is one experienced, educated fan’s experience.

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The Ledge Podcast Appearance

Posted on 17 October 2012 (1)

I was the guest of music historian (some say ‘guru’ and aren’t that far off) Scott Hudson on his podcast “The Ledge” this week. We talked about the new book and I programmed a list of 22 live songs from the European tour as part of the broadcast. Check out the tracklist, listen or download now.

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“Raise Your Hand” featured in NOOK First

Posted on 15 October 2012 (0)

Barnes & Noble has selected my new book, “Raise Your Hand: Adventures of an American Springsteen Fan in Europe” for their NOOK First program. They’ll be promoting the book on their site, on NOOK owners’ home screens, and via blog posts and social media for the next two weeks.

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