Ecclesiastical and political pragmatism, with a beat
Sunday, December 18, 2011
"Because The Night," Bruce, Patti, and U2
During the 2009 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame concert, Bono reunited Springsteen and Smith for "the song we wish we'd written," the song Bruce gave away during the "Darkness On The Edge Of Town" sessions. Listen for the 23-second bridge, the most majestic of Bruce's peerless bridges, a bridge of Wagnerian proportions.