1977-??-?? - New York, NY
Darkness On The Edge Of Town outtakes
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DO I HAVE TO SAY HIS NAME? (Jersey Devil Record Company 81918)
1977-??-?? - New York, NY - various studios - "Darkness" outtakes - sbd (34m)
Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Clarence Clemons, Danny Federici, Garry Tallent, Steve Van Zandt,
Max Weinberg

Side 1:

Darkness outtakes:
1) The Promise (5:44) *
2) Candy's Room (slow version) (4:37)
3) Spanish Eyes (5:59) **
4) Racing In The Street (alternative version) (6:51) ***

Side 2:

1) Because The Night (early version) (3:26) **
2) Fire (4:58) **
3) The Fast Song (2:52)

1981- 07-05 - East Rutherford, NJ - Meadowlands Arena - aud
4) Jersey Girl (6:44)
1972-05-03 - New York, NY - CBS Studios (aka "John Hammond demo session"):
5) Southern Son (3:37)
6) Cowboys Of The Sea  (4:27)

* Fades out.
** "Big Man".
*** Slightly different melody and some different words.

Source: "Vinyl transfer from the first ever LP boot I had. Track 8 is mastered at the wrong speed on the LP. I think I have nearly succeeded to find the right speed with Audacity".
[Bruce Springsteen -Do I have to say his name Vinyl LP Transfer] Flac set as torrent on Dime (unsigned info)
No SBE's - TLH analysis - fingerprints
Brucebase and Bruce Springsteen database list several studio sessions for "Darkness On the Edge Of Town".
Bootleg listed on Bruce Springsteen Database.

Useful resources:

Brucebase - Darkness
Bruce Springsteen database - setlists
Brucetapes - 1977


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