Picks and Pans Review: Tunnel of Love

updated 12/28/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST

originally published 12/28/1987 AT 01:00 AM EST

Bruce Springsteen

So maybe he didn't quite deserve the brouhaha surrounding his massive collection of live recordings (he would have had to be revealed as a combination of Sinatra, Beethoven and Ellington to live up to the anticipatory hyperbole). This restrained, subtle enterprise reminded everyone of how affecting and insightful he can be.

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