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Sony Music Press Release

Columbia Records To Release Bruce Springsteen’s ‘The Promise: The Darkness On The Edge Of Town Story’ Nov. 16

Box Set Includes 3CD/3DVD Package Of Remastered Album, Never-Before-Seen Studio & Live Footage, 80-Page Notebook, 21 Previously-Unreleased Songs, And An Extraordinary Documentary Film That Will Debut At The Toronto Film Festival Sept. 14 And On HBO Oct 7 Package Features Nearly Six Hours Of Footage, Including Classic 1978 Houston Performance, And More Than Two Hours Of Audio Columbia To Simultaneously Release ‘The Promise’ Double CD Complete Songs From Darkness On The Edge Of Town’s Lost Sessions


Columbia Records will release Bruce Springsteen’s ‘The Promise: The Darkness on the Edge of Town Story’ on Nov 16. The Deluxe Package comprises over six hours of film and more than two hours of audio across 3 CDs and 3 DVDs. The media contents are packaged within an 80-page notebook containing facsimiles from Springsteen’s original notebooks from the recording sessions, which include alternate lyrics, song ideas, recording details, and personal notes in addition to a new essay by Springsteen and never-before-seen photographs. Containing a wealth of previously unreleased material, ‘The Promise: The Darkness on the Edge of Town Story’ offers an unprecedented look into Springsteen’s creative process during a defining moment in his career. ‘The Promise: The Darkness on the Edge of Town Story’ will additionally be released as a 3CD/3 Blu Ray disc set.

The set will be available as ‘The Promise,’ an edition which consists of only the unheard complete songs on two CDs or four LPs, along with lyrics and the new essay by Springsteen.

CD 1: REMASTERED ‘DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN’

1. Badlands
2. Adam Raised A Cain
3. Something In The Night
4. Candy’s Room
5. Racing In The Street
6. The Promised Land
7. Factory
8. Streets Of Fire
9. Prove It All Night
10. Darkness On The Edge Of Town

CD 2: THE PROMISE (DISC 1)

1. Racing In The Street (‘78)
2. Gotta Get That Feeling
3. Outside Looking In
4. Someday (We’ll Be Together)
5. One Way Street
6. Because The Night
7. Wrong Side Of The Street
8. The Brokenhearted
9. Rendezvous
10. Candy’s Boy

CD 3: THE PROMISE (DISC 2)

1. Save My Love
2. Ain’t Good Enough For You
3. Fire
4. Spanish Eyes
5. It’s A Shame
6. Come On (Let’s Go Tonight)
7. Talk To Me
8. The Little Things (My Baby Does)
9. Breakaway
10. The Promise
11. City Of Night

DVD 1: “THE PROMISE: THE MAKING OF ‘DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN’”

DVD 2: DARKNESS ON THE EDGE OF TOWN (PARAMOUNT THEATER, ASBURY PARK, NJ,
2009)

1. Badlands
2. Adam Raised A Cain
3. Something In The Night
4. Candy’s Room
5. Racing In The Street
6. The Promised Land
7. Factory
8. Streets Of Fire
9. Prove It All Night
10. Darkness On The Edge Of Town

THRILL HILL VAULT (1976-1978)

1. Save My Love (Holmdel, NJ 76)
2. Candy’s Boy (Holmdel, NJ 76)
3. Something In The Night (Red Bank, NJ 76)
4. Don’t Look Back (NYC 78)
5. Ain’t Good Enough For You (NYC 78)
6. The Promise (NYC 78)
7. Candy’s Room Demo (NYC 78)
8. Badlands (Phoenix 78)
9. The Promised Land (Phoenix 78)
10. Prove It All Night (Phoenix 78)
11. Born To Run (Phoenix 78)
12. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) (Phoenix 78)

DVD 3: HOUSTON ‘78 BOOTLEG: HOUSE CUT

1. Badlands
2. Streets Of Fire
3. It’s Hard To Be A Saint In The City
4. Darkness On The Edge Of Town
5. Spirit In The Night
6. Independence Day
7. The Promised Land
8. Prove It All Night
9. Racing In The Street
10. Thunder Road
11. Jungleland
12. The Ties That Bind
13. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
14. The Fever
15. Fire
16. Candy’s Room
17. Because The Night
18. Point Blank
19. She’s The One
20. Backstreets
21. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)
22. Born To Run
23. Detroit Medley
24. Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out
25. You Can’t Sit Down
26. Quarter To Three

Bruce Springsteen - "The Promise: The Making of 'Darkness on the Edge of Town'" Sneak Peek from Columbia Records on Vimeo.

9 comments:

lillo said...

uao! così abbiamo la serie dei bootleg di bob dylan, gli archivi di neil young e ora anche springsteen... chi me lo fa un prestito??

Anonymous said...

Grazie Paolo, comincio a risparmiare......comunque, qua c'e' da impazzire!!!
A presto, marcello

silvano said...

Vado in banca per il prestito.

chiara said...

io invece direi: bastaaaaaa! Sony, segna nuove bands cazzute invece di propinare le vecchie in tutte le salse, non se ne può più!

with all due respect.

allelimo said...
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chiara said...

Wow! e ho pure scritto espressioni in inglese! Incredibboli! :)

Skywalkerboh said...

due belle notizie in un giornoi sui miei due artisti preferiti!

Anonymous said...

Come continuare a spremere soldi dai soliti vecchi limoni, sfruttando la nostalgia e la dolce malattia da fanatismo dei vecchi estimatori legati al Bruce di molti anni fa.
Niente di diverso, a questo punto, dal produrre robaccia commerciale per teenagers e sempreverdi dentro.

Paolo Vites said...

il cofanetto è sicuramente ridondante e non so qual esia la reale qualità artistica dele outtake.

ma il dvd per chiunque abbia visto i live di springsteen del 1978, è assoultamente imprenscindibile. il 1978 è springsteen live al suo vertice assoluto. avrebbero dovuto farlo uscire singolarmente, questo sì

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