Grand Avenue Freeze-Out
by Samantha Galvez-Montiel
Aug 10, 2021 | 2834 views | 0 0 comments | 110 110 recommendations | email to a friend | print
The BStreetband performed the songs of Bruce Springsteeen at the parking lot of Maspeth Federal Savings at Grand Avenue and 69th Street last week.

“They were really good,” said Kathleen Connell. “I felt like I was actually at a Bruce Springsteen concert. Their saxophone player would have made Clarence Clemons proud.”

The BStreetBand debuted as Backstreets in 1980 in Asbury Park before an audience of over 2,000 Boss fans.

Nearly 6,000 performances later, they still thit the stage, playing over 175 shows per year throughout the country.

Maspeth Federal’s upcoming “Movies Under the Star” program include Guardians of the Galaxy on August 18 and a drive-in movie night featuring The Little Mermaid on August 25. That performance requires registration beforehand.

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