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Hall of Fame 2015

We always like to recognise those who have made a big contribution to the Community, either through the charity projects, or online presence, or even playing in the band!


Download: Syracuse, NY .. January 17 1994

A very different recording… from a private show in 1994!


Download: Biltmore Estate, NC .. August 22 2015

The Biltmore Estate in Asheville really is an anchor for this site’s visitors from across the globe, and has hosted many meet-ups in the past. This year was no different!


Download: Lowell, MA .. August 14 2015

Another great show as the east coast leg of the summer tour kicks off in Lowell, MA. See some of you later on in the tour!


Download: Seattle, WA .. July 22 2015

As you’ll see from the 2015 setlists, Bruce and the band are back on the road this summer. Here’s the first recording, from Seattle.


Fare Thee Well shows

We have these great photos from Soldier Field on July 4, contributed by Kathy Hornsby. The middle one shows Bruce waiting to return to the stage during Space. Thanks, Kathy,


Bruce and the Dead: some recommendations

The latest in our Bruce and the Dead series features some picks from the Grateful Dead community.


How to watch Bruce and the Grateful Dead: Fare Thee Well

This weekend sees the first of the Fare Thee Well/Dead 50 shows – celebrating 50 years of the Grateful Dead, and billed as their last ever shows. First up we


Bruce and the Dead: Greensboro, NC .. April 1 1991

After a very successful 1990 tour, the Grateful Dead lost its longtime keyboard player Brent Mydland to a drug overdose. From September of the same year, Bruce Hornsby brought his piano


Download: April 12 1996 w/Bob Weir and Phil Lesh

As always, Bobby Read contributes a killer solo on Sugaree. Debbie Henry features throughout. Bob Weir joins partway through Sugaree, and Phil Lesh from Truckin’. We’re marking Bruce’s participation in


Download: August 24 1995 – Hyannis, MA

Bruce’s shows in the tents in New England have always gone down a storm, and this one was no different. In keeping with the upcoming Fare Thee Well shows, this one


Ornette Coleman

Pioneering saxophonist and composer Ornette Coleman passed today (June 11) at the age of 85.

Site news

All Request Thursday

It’s time for some ART – All Request Thursday! We opened up a discussion on the BRUUUCE.COMmunity Facebook group asking for requests for songs to download… and in true Noisemaker


Download: August 20 2004 .. Cary, NC

We invited your requests on the new BRUUUCE.COMmunity Facebook group for a show to publish for download. Here’s a fine suggestion from Richard Hart…


Bruce Hornsby setlists 2015

Please feel free to e-mail Si with any additions or amendments to this list of Bruce Hornsby setlists in 2015. Thanks to all those who have contributed below! 04/05/15 Yavapai College Performing

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How did you like Hot House?

Bruce’s 1995 release “Hot House” recently got the community treatment, as part of our project to rate every track on every record. You’re mainly ballad crowd, based on your


Download: December 11 1993 … Norfolk, VA

Our friend and long-time contributor Aaron Pritchett recently shared a story from his very first Bruce Hornsby meet-up, back in 1993.

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The download process

We were recently asked about downloading the music files that we have available on this site, so that you can keep them and listen to them when you’re offline. You

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The Essential Bruce Hornsby: track listing and order link

Bruce’s “Essential” release from RCA is now out! It features tracks from every release (29 in all; 8 of them live) across two CDs. You can now order from Amazon for immediate release.

Site news merchandise

We’ve transferred our great range of merchandise to Spreadshirt, based in the USA. Get your T-shirt, hoodie, tote bag or even a beer mug! Visit