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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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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 
 
Aug 22, 2017

Bruce is heading to Broadway! It is going to be a difficult ticket for us Springsteen fans to acquire.  In this episode, Jesse collects some thoughts and feelings from various Bruce fans and he shares his opinion on this latest chapter in The Boss’ journey.   Please send your thoughts via email – SetlustingBruce@gmail.com, twitter – @setlustingBruce or by voice mail – 214-736-3121

Aug 16, 2017

Jesse is joined by Rob Southgate to discuss their new book, PodLife: Podcaster's Stories (How they got started, how they stay inspired, and the stories they have to tell.)  

To support the Kickstarter for PodLife, go to http://kck.st/2vr8N5d

Find PodLife on Facebook at @PodLifeTheBook

Rob's Twitter - @RSouthgate

Jesse’s Twitter – @jessejacksonDFW

Email the show (and Rob) at southgatemediagroup@gmail.com

Aug 16, 2017

In this week's episode of Set Lusting Bruce, Jesse completes the set of talking to his siblings. Last year his sister Rita joined him and now his brother Dean has joined the Set Lusting Bruce team. Dean and Jesse spend time talking about listening to music in Jesse's Plymouth Arrow, our youthful love of KISS and the give a lot of love to music moments on Aaron Sorkin's TV shows especially Sports Night! Please download, share and remember to rate and review us on iTunes.

Aug 10, 2017
In our second part of our Rockin’ the Suburbs double feature.  Today Jesse is joined by Jim Lenahan and Patrick Foster from the Rockin’ the Suburbs podcast.  The 3 of them pick their top 3 (after a lot of hand wringing) Bruce Springsteen pop songs.    Let us know how we did and what 3 songs would you have picked?  Please call the Set Lusting Bruce Voice Mail at 214-736-3121 and more importantly call the Suburban Party Line at 612-440-1984 and leave them a message telling them you heard about them from Set Lusting Bruce (that way they will have Jesse on their show again!) 
 
Their facebook page is https://www.facebook.com/suburbspod/
Show twitter – @suburbsPod
Jesse’s Twitter – @jessejacksonDFW
Show Twitter – @setlustingbruce
 
Aug 8, 2017
It’s a Rockin the Suburbs cross over week on Set Lusting Bruce.  Today’s episode continues a long tradition of Mary Nahorniak talking music on a Tuesday.  Back in the day, she would be featured each Tuesday on the USA Today Dad Rock Podcast.  She recently spent a week guesting with Jim and Patrick on the Rockin’ the Suburbs podcast.  She joins Jesse to talk her musical journey, how she’s incorporated her love of music in taking her of her daughter Alice, her regret in not seeing Bruce perform live (yet) and they both share the greatness of Rafi!  Please enjoy and give us feedback via our Facebook page, twitter or email SetLustingBruce@gmail.com
 
Mary’s Twitter @MaryVale
Jesse’s Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW
Set Lusting Bruce Podcast @SetLustingBruce
 
Aug 3, 2017

In our 2nd episode of the week, it’s our 3rd Love Street Episode.  That’s right Donna with Bruce Funds is back with Jesse with an episode filled with song dedications and stories.  Hope you enjoy the conversation and if you like what you hear, please rate, review and subscribe to the podcast.

Love Street Twitter @tweetlovestreet

Donna’s Twitter @BruceFunds

Jesse’s Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW

Aug 1, 2017
As we start a new month, we have two episodes of the podcast this week.  In today’s podcast we have Terry from the Damaged Goods podcast.  Terry is a passionate podcaster and he shares his Springsteen journey with Jesse.  Hope you enjoy the conversation and if you like what you hear, please rate, review and subscribe to the podcast.
 

Jesse Jackson @JesseJacksonDFW

Terry @damagedgoodstheshow

Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/damagedgoodstheshow/

Jul 25, 2017
In this week’s episode of Set Lusting Bruce Jesse is joined by Michael from Not Your Father’s Podcast.  They talk about Michael’s podcast journey and he takes the Springsteen newbie challenge.  Please check out the podcast and enjoy this newbie episode.
 

Not Your Father’s Podcast

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/not-your-fathers-podcast/id1169665901?mt=2

Twitter @NotYourDadsPod

Jesse’s Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW

Jul 21, 2017
In today’s episode Jesse is joined by Catherine McGowan, another Canadian #BruceBud.  Catherine wins the award for the most patient Bruce listener. She contacted me on March 2016 asking about being on the show and due to circumstances beyond our control, we didn’t talk till June of 2017!  We discuss her hearing Dancing in the Dark and not looking back!   
 
Catherine’s Twitter @Faithsreward

Jesse’s Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW

Jul 13, 2017

Winter is here!  Despite it being hot as hades here in Dallas Texas, Jesse is joined by Game of Thrones Blogger Pat Sponaugle to talk about the return of Game of Thrones and specifically the music on the show.  Hope you enjoy our Westros journey!

Pat’s Twitter @patman23

Jesse’s Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW

Pat’s blog – patricksponaugle.com

Adam Warrock's stuff:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dtKCDlpTEKs (When the Winter Comes)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yU6HAc1K4Go (We Do Not Sow - I particularly like this, because no one writes songs about the Greyjoys)

MelodySheep (the videos are certainly worth watching, I can also just enjoy the music)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RMvt13PtV5I

(The Dragon's Daughter - this one has a beautiful rendition of Sam and Jon taking their vows, before kicking into serious Dany stuff.)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tr2QahUX4nA

Jul 11, 2017
On today’s show it’s a return guest Mark from Canada.  This time Mark and Jesse discuss how music helped them both during a tough time in their lives and specifically the magic of Brian Wilson’s Smile. 
 
Jesse’s Twitter @JesseJacksonDFW

Mark’s email - Markdonald55@hotmail.com

Smile Live https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8UbNwhm2EX8

Beautiful Dreamer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SriaRRcA6w

Jul 6, 2017
After the excitement of episode 100 week, Jesse is joined by Corey from the Showdown podcast to hear his thoughts on a select group of Bruce’s songs.  That’s right it’s another newbie episode!  Please enjoy.

The Show Down podcast

@theshowdownpod

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-showdown-podcast/id916463765?mt=2

The Miller Times Podcast

Corey @nkogonzo

Jun 30, 2017
As we wrap up Episode 100 week, our final episode is a clip show featuring parts of some of the past 50 shows.
Jesse Twitter @jessejacksondfw
Jun 29, 2017
It’s an “Ask Jesse” episode where our host answers question submitted by listeners via social media. 
Jesse Twitter @jessejacksondfw
Jun 28, 2017
In our official 100th episode, Jesse is proud to present an interview with Vini “Mad Dog” Lopez, founding member of the E Street Band and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  Vini & Jesse spend time talking about Vini’s musical journey, his love of singing and his side gig as a Caddy!
Jesse’s Twitter @jessejacksonDFW
Vini’s Facebook page = https://www.facebook.com/groups/1448056495431832/
 
Jun 27, 2017
Episode 100 Part 2 - Interview with Rob Southgate
 
As 100 episode week continues, Jesse is interviewed by Rob Southgate and they discuss the journey the podcast has been on and some of the things Jesse has learned about Springsteen Fandom and himself.
Jesse’s Twitter @jessejacksonDFW
 
Jesse’s Twitter @jessejacksonDFW
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