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In his new memoir, Born To Run, Bruce Springsteen reflects on how home, roots and family helped shape him and his music. Will Russell/Getty Images hide caption

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Bruce Springsteen: On Jersey, Masculinity And Wishing To Be His Stage Persona

"People see you onstage and, yeah, I'd want to be that guy," Springsteen says. "I want to be that guy myself very often."

In his new memoir, Born To Run, Bruce Springsteen reflects on how home, roots and family helped shape him and his music. Will Russell/Getty Images hide caption

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Bruce Springsteen: On Jersey, Masculinity And Wishing To Be His Stage Persona

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From WHYY in Philadelphia