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Springsteen fans find their paradise outside of Fenway Park

The cheers of “Bruuuuuce” reverberated off the brick walls of Fenway Park as Bruce Springsteen emerged from underneath the baseball shrine to hop into an SUV that would transport him to the outfield stage.

But the frenzied fans who greeted and shook hands with him did not even have tickets. These “concert goers,” who were camped on Van Ness Street, were sitting outside — opting to listen to the show from the backstreets.

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