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Set Lusting Bruce: The Springsteen Podcast

Jesse explores Bruce Springsteen fandom with various guests in this weekly show all about The Boss.
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Dec 5, 2017

In today's episode, Jesse talks to Katya (Kate) from Russia.  She shares her Springsteen story. Kate talks about growing up in Russia.  She shares how she discovered Bruce and it's a slightly different path but a cool one.  Please download and share. 


Katya's Facebook page
 
Jesse's Twitter @jessejacksondfw
Dec 1, 2017

Welcome to December!  There a many ways to count down the days till Christmas.  Many people have an Advent Calendar in their home and they open a different door each day to mark the days till the Holiday.  Well one Springsteen fan, Gretta from Berlin, has for the past few years  done a musical Advent Calendar where a differnt Springsteen song is sent out via her Twitter account to count down till Christmas Day.  It's call the original BruceBud Advent Calendar.  #obbac   

You can join the fun by following Britta on twitter - @BerlinBritta 

Please follow and share the magic of Christmas and the magic of Bruce's music!

Nov 30, 2017

In this episode Jesse is joined by writer and blogger Olivia Isenhart from the blog Pancakes and Whiskey.  She shares her writer's journey, her influences and how her Father inspired her love of music.  She also gives more details behind her interview with Brian Wilson.   We hope you enjoy the episode, please check out Olivia's writing and let her know that you found her via the podcast.  

Twitter -@oliviaIsenhart

https://oliviaisenhart.com/

Pancakes and Whiskey

http://pancakesandwhiskey.com/

 

Jesse's Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW

Nov 28, 2017
On Today's B-Side episode, Jesse is joined by singer songwriter and long time friend Sara Hickman to talk about David Cassidy. How his music and career helped shape her musical journey.  They also talk a little about Sara's own carreer and their long friendship.  We hope you enjoy the episode and please go to iTunes to rate and review the podcast.
 
Sara's Twitter - @sarahickman
websites

http://sarahickman.com/

https://www.thenestofpalacios.com/

Jesse's Twitter - @JesseJacksonDFW
Show's twitter - @SetLustingBruce
Nov 23, 2017

In the US, we are celebrating Thanksgiving and in this short episode, Jesse takes time to share a few things he's grateful for and talks about losing one of his early musical heroes, David Cassidy (?).  Happy Thanksgiving everyone!   

Nov 22, 2017

It's Thanksgiving week here in the US and to celebrate, we have a new episode of Love Street!  Donna and Jesse are back sharing stories and dedications from and to Bruce Buds!  How you enjoy our 4th visit down Love Street!  

Nov 16, 2017
In today's show Jesse is joined by Tim a fellow DFW Springsteen fan.  He and Jesse met at a Harlon Corbin book signing and via Twitter.  Tim shares his Springsteen story and the experience of seeing Springsteen on Broadway!
 
Tim’s Twitter - @LVMtgConcierge

Jesse's Twitter @jessejacksonDFW

Nov 16, 2017
It's the return of Dan French!  Dan and Jesse talk about the passing of Tom Petty, Springsteen on Broadway and lots of other topics.  Dan is a great story teller and it is always a treat when is on the podcast!  
 
Dan’s Twitter – @wildandinn
Jesse’s Twitter – @JesseJacksonDFW
Show’s twitter – @setlustingbruce

 
Nov 9, 2017
In Today's episode Jesse looks at the wonderful fan site My Boss Time which is a great online Springsteen database.  In this episode Jesse discusses his statistics and shares a few voice mail from fans about their stats as well.  I hope all of you go and sign up to get your stats!
 
http://mybosstime.com/ 
My Boss Time Twitter - @mybosstime 
Eelco's Twitter - @mrEelco 
Jesse's Twitter - @jessejacksondfw
Nov 9, 2017

On today's episode Jesse is joined by THE Springsteen blogger Peter Chianca from Blogness on the Edge of Town.  Peter's blog is fast reaching his 10th anniversary.  In this episode we talked about this event and he also gives Jesse the "verified fan" quiz that was on his blog.  Please enjoy!   

 
http://www.wickedlocal.com/blogs/20170920/quiz-are-you-verified-springsteen-fan 
 
Peter's Twitter @blogness
Jesse's Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW
Nov 2, 2017
It's November and in today's episode Jesse is joined by one of his favorite guests Bella Pori.  They catch up and then Bella shares her list of Bruce Springsteen's "Gayest Songs."  It's a fun discussion and it gives us a chance to examine and hear some Bruce classics from a different perspective!  
 
Bella's Twitter @bellapori
Jesse's Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW
Nov 1, 2017

As we end one month and start a new one, let's have two episodes of Set Lusting Bruce.  On today's episode Jesse is joined by Paula Whitney who shares her Springsteen story.  Paula is going through her own health journey and has created a wonderful facebook page Bruce Springsteen & the ESB Tramps: Chronically ill with "High Hopes"

Paula and her husband live in Florida and we recorded this right after Hurricane Nate had hit Florida.  Thankfully she and her husband were back home safe.
 
https://www.facebook.com/groups/507495506115825/  
 
Jesse's Twitter - @JesseJacksonDFW
Paula's Twitter   @pawlagsd
Oct 27, 2017
In a short episode, Jesse shares about his Steven Van Zandt weekend.  He talks about meeting Little Steven on Saturday night and then on Sunday night he and Ms. Set Lusting Bruce attended the Disciple of Soul show.  It was great meeting Jeff, Nancy, Gloria, Lisa and Mark before the show! 
 
Oct 26, 2017

In today's episode, Jesse is joined by Shanna who found the podcast while working with Jesse's son!  She shares her Springsteen story and how she and her husband spend dates nights attending concerts and enjoying live music.

Hope you enjoy our discussion!
 
Jesse's Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW
Oct 23, 2017

Today Jesse is joined by Barbara Quinn who has a new novel due out on 10/24/17.  The name of the book is The Summer Springsteen's Songs Saved Me.  The novel is very entertaining and has the soundtrack built in with a Springsteen song used as the name of each chapter in the book.  Barbara and Jesse also discuss her Springsteen story and some of Barbara's other novels.   

http://amzn.to/2yxnbep

Barbara’s Twitter - @BarbaraQuinn

Jesse Jackson - @jessejacksondfw

Oct 18, 2017

This week Jesse is joined by TV Producer, sports fan and fellow Bruce fanatic Jean Marie!  They talk a little sports, golf and of course a lot of Bruce!  Please download, rate and review our episodes, it does make a difference!

 
Jean Marie's Twitter - @TVJeannie
Jesse's Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW
Oct 11, 2017
Jesse is joined by Rock Photographer Frank Stefanko to talk about his photo journey.  How his friendship with Patti Smith lead to his relationship with Bruce and how a couple of his photos became Springsteen culture touchstones.
 
http://www.stefankostudio.com/Franks_Site/Home.html
https://www.facebook.com/frank.stefanko
 
Jesse's Twitter - @JesseJacksonDFW
Oct 11, 2017
In Today's episode Jesse is joined by Catherine as she talks about Bruce performing in Toronto for the end of the Invictus Games.  She talks about the magic of seeing him perform live solo and then the great duets he did with Canadian Icon Bryan Adams.
 
CAtherine's Twitter - @faithsreward
Jesse's Twitter - @JesseJacksonDFW
Oct 3, 2017

This week on the podcast Jesse is joined by Anna and Jennifer and they discuss their top 10 Springsteen songs!  

 
Jennifer's Twitter - @silverwyvern99
Anna's Twitter - @annalind1
Jesse's Twitter - @JesseJacksonDFW
Sep 26, 2017

On this week's episode Jesse is joined by fellow podcaster Calvin Powers.  Calvin hosts the Americana Music Show where he talks about music each week.  They discuss Calvin's show, his love for music and we got through a set of Springsteen songs to get Calvin's perspective.  That's right it's another "Springsteen Newbie" episode.  We hope you enjoy it.   Please go to iTunes to rate and review the show.  It make a big difference and helps the show find new listeners.

 
Calvin's Podcast
https://americanamusicshow.com/the-podcast/
 
Calvin's Twitter - @amershow
Set Lusting Bruce Twitter @setlustingbruce
Jesse Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW 
Sep 21, 2017
Hi Set Lusters!  Today is a short little update from Jesse sharing the latest chapter in his journey to remission!  Thank you for all the love and support.  
Sep 20, 2017
Soon it will be Bruce’s birthday and many, many Springsteen fans are headed to the shore to attend the first BruceBook Springsteen convention.
In this episode John Kelly is joining Jesse to talk about the weekend and how in addition to have fun, we fans are going to have a chance to donate money to help feed the hungry.
We also talk about a couple of great items that will be available via auction (including 2 tickets to Springsteen on Broadway). 
 
Sep 13, 2017
In this week’s episode Jesse is joined by long time fan Dan French.  Dan was the creator and editor of the Springsteen fanzine Point Blank.  He shares his Springsteen journey and talks about the circumstances behind his first Springsteen concert!  Dan is a great story teller and has agreed to be a regular guest on the show.  Enjoy his story and please share the link to the podcast on your social media platforms.  Also if you can, please go to iTunes to rate and review the podcast, it really does help.
 
Dan’s website - https://sites.google.com/site/wildandinnocentproductions/
Dan’s Twitter – @wildandinn
Jesse’s Twitter – @JesseJacksonDFW
Show’s twitter – @setlustingbruce
Aug 30, 2017
It’s the return of Jackson Cage Match! This week Jay Armstrong from writeonfighton.org  joins Jesse to have a Nebraska debate – Atlantic City vs. Highway Patrolman.
Please let us know how we did!
 
Jay’s twitter @writeonfighton
Jesse’s twitter @JessejacksonDFW
Aug 22, 2017
It’s another newbie episode, this week Kevin Long from the Kevin Long podcast joins Jesse to discuss a set of Springsteen songs.  Kevin thinks that many of them are very gospel/church related.  You can check out Kevin’s podcast at https://directory.libsyn.com/shows/view/id/74797 
 
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