Springsteen:I always thought he was a simulacrum

http://www.tnr.com/article/magazine/politics/105712/washington-diarist-saint-in-the-city-springsteen

Some years ago there was a Roy Orbison tribute on PBS. Springsteen was one of the participants, as he rocked across the stage with sweaty intensity, ostensibly playing a guitar solo, I noticed that his hands were in absolutely no relation to what the guitar was saying and it occurred to me that absent that error, it was a masterful performance of false sincerity

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