Watch the Trailer for Bruce Springsteen’s Darkness on the Edge of Town Documentary

09/24/2010 4:23 PM |

In just two short weeks, on October 7th, HBO will air The Promise: The Making of Darkness on the Edge of Town, in anticipation of this, which is being released just in time for my birthday. It ain’t no sin to be glad you’re alive, people. [via Rolling Stone]

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  • whoa! sticker shock! this thing is expensive… Born to Run box was half of this, $20 right now on amazon. I will still probably get this, but damn. Selling point for me is the live footage from the 70s. Candy’s Room from 78, how can you beat this? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoH6NgwI7_Q

  • With the much-anticipated release of the commemorative box set for Darkness on the Edge of Town slated for this November, Bruce Springsteen’s classic record is getting renewed attention in the music world. Fans are surely hungry for all the historic material they can get from the 1978 recording sessions and subsequent tour.

    For our own preview of what’s to come, we contacted Dick Wingate, who was intimately involved in the launch and marketing of the album and tour. He offers an insider’s view of what the Darkness era meant to Bruce and the band, while painting an often-humorous behind-the-scenes account of some of the tour’s highlights.

    Enjoy, and be certain to check out the book The Light in Darkness, which one fan said, “