The Promise – Darkness On The Edge Of Town Story

The Promise – Darkness On The Edge Of Town Story



Adam Raised A Cain

Something In The Night

Candy’s Room

Racing In The Street

The Promised Land


Streets Of Fire

Prove It All Night

Darkness On The Edge Of Town

Racing In The Street (78)*

Gotta Get That Feeling*

Outside Looking In*

Someday (We’ll Be Together)*

One Way Street*

Because The Night*

Wrong Side Of The Street*

The Brokenhearted*


Candy’s Boy*

Save My Love*

Ain’t Good Enough For You*


Spanish Eyes*

It’s A Shame*

Come On (Let’s Go Tonight)*

Talk To Me*

The Little Things (My Baby Does)*


The Promise*

City Of Lights*

The Promise – The Making Of Darkness On The Edge Of Town**


Adam Raised A Cain***

Something In The Night***

Candy’s Room***

Racing In The Street***

The Promised Land***


Streets Of Fire***

Prove It All Night***

Darkness On The Edge Of Town***

Save My Love (Holmdel, NJ 76)

Candy’s Boy (Holmdel, NJ 76)

Something In The Night (Red Bank, NJ 76)

Don’t Look Back (New York 78)

Ain’t Good Enough For You (New York 78)

The Promise (New York 78)

Candy’s Room Demo (New York 78)

Badlands (Phoenix 78)

The Promised Land (Phoenix 78)

Prove It All Night (Phoenix 78)

Born To Run (Phoenix 78)

Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) (Phoenix 78)


Streets Of Fire****

It’s Hard To Be A Saint In The City****

Darkness On The Edge Of Town****

Spirit In The Night****

Independence Day****

The Promised Land****

Prove It All Night****

Racing In The Street****

Thunder Road****


The Ties That Bind****

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town****



Candy’s Room****

Because The Night****

Point Blank****

She’s The One****


Rosalita (Come Out Tonight****

Born To Run****

Detroit Medley****

Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out****

You Can’t Sit Down****

Quarter To Three****


Performed by: Tiffany Andrews,  Roy Bittain, Corinda Carford, Chirmside, Clarence Clemons, Barry Danielian, Danny Federici, Rick Gazda, Charles Giordano, Stan Harrison, Jon Landau, David Lindley, Ed Manion, Michelle Moore, Bob Muckin, Curt Ramm, Richie “La Bamba” Rosenberg, Antoinette Savage, Patti Scialfa, Bruce Springsteen, Garry Tallent, Soozie Tyrell, Steve Van Zandt and Max Weinberg.
*The Promise Record.

**A video documentary.

***Recorded live at Paramount Theatre, Asbury Park 2009.

****Recorded live at The Summit, Houston, USA on December 8th 1978.

Recorded at: The Record Plant, New York, USA and Thrill Hill Recording @ Stone Hill Studios.

Recorded by: Jimmy Iovine and Toby Scott.

Mixed by: Bob Clearmountain.

Produced by: Bruce Springsteen and Jon Landau,

My Rating On This Album is: 5 

Some info. This is really a nice set of records and DVD. It contains both a full concert with The E Street Band from 1978 and a live performance of the entire Darkness On The Edge Of Town album with The E Street Band minus Nils Lofgren, Patti Scialfa and Soozie Tyrell.