FIRST LISTEN: ‘The Promise’ by Bruce Springsteen (Columbia Recs)

The Promise

The album is a collection of outtakes from the album Darkness of the Edge of Town (1978, US Billboard #5).  The Promise coincides with a film to be released about the creation of the album The Promise: The Making of Darkness on the Edge of Town (2010).

INDEPENDENCE WEEKEND: ‘The Promised Land’ by Bruce Springsteen (Columbia Recs)

At the time of it’s release ‘Darkness on the Edge of Town’ went to no. 5 on the U.S. Billboard 200 and has gone 3x Platinum.  Here is a pearl from the Boss inspired by America: