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Bruce Springsteen – Valentine’s Day (1987)

Probably should have waited until February 14th but (re) stumbled upon this tonight and thought it deserved an immediate posting. Final track from the Tunnel of Love LP released in 1987 …

I’ve always loved the more restrained side of Springsteen’s output – check here and here for previous posts.

The opening lines every much evoke my 1.7 mile drive home from Huntingdon railway station to Godmanchester in the winter in my X-Reg Renault Clio (1.2L Grande) ….

Driving a big lazy car rushin’ up the highway in the dark

Got one hand steady on the wheel, one’s tremblin’ over my heart

The LP version, then a fantastic live performance from 2005 then a rehearsal from 1988 …


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