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Bruce Springsteen: RDS Arena, Dublin

Gavin Martin, Daily Mirror, 24 May 2008

AT THE FIRST SHOW of Springsteen's European tour, anticipation was at fever pitch for the return of the man they still call the Boss. And rightly so. From the first song, 'The Promised Land', he turned the 35,000-capacity stadium into a small club. Roaming the stage, he blew harmonica towards a sea of outstretched hands.

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