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LA Times: SXSW: Bruce Springsteen hits a lot of notes in keynote address 

Today, Springsteen declared, we are living in a “post-authentic world,” where “authenticity is a house of mirrors.” This means that the hype, the methods of making music and the story are second to “what you bring when the lights go down.” He then traced his own musical influences with stories and small performances on an acoustic guitar and at one point admitted to a packed convention center room that he still practices his rock ’n’ roll poses in the bedroom mirror.

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LA Times: SXSW: Bruce Springsteen hits a lot of notes in keynote address

Today, Springsteen declared, we are living in a “post-authentic world,” where “authenticity is a house of mirrors.” This means that the hype, the methods of making music and the story are second to “what you bring when the lights go down.” He then traced his own musical influences with stories and small performances on an acoustic guitar and at one point admitted to a packed convention center room that he still practices his rock ’n’ roll poses in the bedroom mirror.

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