BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
1977-??-?? - New York, NY
Darkness On The Edge Of Town outtakes
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THE DEFINITIVE REMASTERED DARKNESS OUTTAKES (Godfatherecords G.R. 37/38)
1977-??-?? - New York - Atlantic Studios - "Darkness" outtakes - sbd (155m)
Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Clarence Clemons, Danny Federici, Garry Tallent, Steve Van Zandt,
Max Weinberg + David Lindley

Disc 1:

1) Rendezvous (5:50)
2) Breakout (aka All Night Long) (2:20)
3) Don't Say No (3:46)
4) Say Sons (aka Down By The River) (2:18)
5) Factory (2:11) *
6) English Sons (3:52)
7) Hearts Of  Stone (5:36)
8) The Iceman (3:11) **
9) City At Night (3:05)
10) I Wanna Be With You (3:03) ***
11) Outside Lookin' In (2:24)
12) I'm Going Back (5:31) ***
13) Candy's Boy (early "Candy's Room") (5:16) $
14) Frankie (4:42)
15) Janey needs A Shooter (6:41)
16) Badlands #1 (different lyrics) (3:51) =
17) Candy's Room (instrumental) (3:01)
18) Talk To Me (4:02)
19) Don't Look Back #1 (instrumental) (3:27)
20) Don't Look Back #2 (3:03) +

Disc 2:

1) Because The Night (early version) (3:23) ***
2) The Promise (5:28) =
3) The Way (4:01)
4) Spanish Eyes (6:21) ***
5) Sherry Darling (5:03) &
6) Racing In The Street (6:24) ?
7) The Fast Song (early "Candy's Room") (3:03) #
8) Fire (5:17) ^
9) Get That Feeling (3:11)
10) Something In The Night (5:04)
11) Darkness On The Edge Of Town (4:28)
12) Streets of Fire (3:51) =
13) Drive All Night (8:32)
14) Badlands #2 (instrumental) (4:16)
15) The Preacher's Daughter (5:22) ***
16) Crazy Rocker (5:00)

* David Lindley on violin.
** Digital errors 0:53-0:55.
*** "Big Man".
$ Music is completely different compared to "Candy's Room".
= Fades out.
+ Skip at 0:38.
& "Big Man". Fades out.
? Slightly different melody.
# Completely different lyrics compared to "Candy's Room".
^ Skip at 2:34. "Big Man".

Source: Original Silvers > EAC Wav > TLH > Flac level 6.
[Darkness Outtakes] Flac set shared as torrent on Jungleland by usedcars70 (unsigned info).
No SBE's - TLH analysis - fingerprints
Bruce Springsteen database lists several studio sessions for "Darkness On the Edge Of Town".
Some songs also appear on "The Lost Masters II" and "The Lost masters III" (see entry above).
Bootleg listed on Bruce Springsteen Database.


Useful resources:

Brucebase - Darkness
Bruce Springsteen database - setlists
Brucetapes - 1977


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