New single from The Boss raises 'High Hopes' for a January album.

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Bruce Springsteen's new single, High Hopes — the title track from January's new album — signals a substantial updating of the E Street Band sound. A cover of a 1990 song by Los Angeles roots-rock band The Havalinas, it's energized by a propulsive percussion rhythm and a full horn section. But the biggest change is the presence of Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello, who delivers a squalling solo. — Brian Mansfield

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