LOS ANGELES: Bruce Springsteen on Monday set January 14 as the release date for his 18th studio album, a mix of cover versions, studio outtakes and re-recordings of old songs titled “High Hopes.” “This is music I always felt needed to be released,” said the US rock legend on his brucespringsteen.net website, where he also posted a video for the title track composed by singer-songwriter Tim Scott McConnell. Musicians appearing alongside The Boss on the 12 tracks include guitarist Tom Morello and members of the E Street Band,–AFP