RSS Feed Get Updates

Seger Promises Surprises

Bob Seger calls his next album project one that will feature songs unlike anything he has done before.  That's a bold statement for someone that has built up legions of fans during a long career.  The Detroit Rocker did not go into in much detail on what to expect during a recent interview with Billboard, other than to say it involves '...different feels, different speeds, different approaches to the stuff I do.'  If the one song we have heard so far is any indication, it could mean a mellower, more refined SegerDowntown Train, a Tom Waits song Seger recorded several years ago but decided not to release when Rod Stewart beat him to it (story), has been streaming on the Seger web site.  It's the kind of song a lot of his fans would head to the concession stand or bathroom during at a concert, so we hope the project isn't stuck in first or second gear.  Even if it is, Bob knows he'll have to include plenty of the reved-up crowd pleasers fans paying a hefty price expect to hear during his tour.  But he does promise to work in songs that will surprise fans - the kind of tunes he says will get people saying, 'oh, wow, I forgot he did that'.
Billboard.com

MORE BOB SEGER INSIGHTS

this story


See all current stories
RockInsights.com
Find out what went down on this date in  1964     1977     1982     1968     1996     1973     1965     1979     2001     1984     1970     1967     1993     1978     2003     1976     1995     1983     1966     2000     1975     1988     1969     1992     1971     1980     1968     1997     1972     1985     1999     1973     1986     1968     1994     1981     2002     1978     1987     1996     1974     2004     1977     1998
Dig Deeper. Visit the ROCKinsights Archives


© 2009 Sound Insights, Inc. Terms of Use