Home > News & Reviews > Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen Rarities And Unreleased Tracks To Feature On Blinded By The Light Soundtrack

Tuesday, 09 July 2019 Written by Jon Stickler

A handful of rare and unreleased tracks by Bruce Springsteen will feature on the soundtrack for the upcoming film Blinded By The Light.

12 Springsteen songs in total, including an unreleased studio version of I'll Stand By You, plus rare live renditions of The River and The Promised Land, as well as classics like Badlands, Hungry Heart and Thunder Road, are included on the coming-of-age film's accompanying record.

Springsteen originally wrote I'll Stand by You for 2001's Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, but the studio opted not to include the ballad in the film, so this will be its first official release.

Directed by Gurinder Chadha and based on a true story, Blinded By The Light tells the story of a British teen of Pakistani descent in 1987 London who gets turned onto the Boss' music. It's set to hit cinemas on August 14, preceded by the CD and digital versions of the album on August 9, with a double LP edition set to follow on August 30.

Springsteen, meanwhile, released his latest album, 'Western Stars', in June.

'Blinded by the Light: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack' tracklist:

1. Ode to Javed/Javed's Poem – A.R. Rahman
2. It's a Sin – Pet Shop Boys
3. The Sun Always Shines on T.V. – a-ha
4. The Boss of Us All (dialogue)
5. Dancing in the Dark – Bruce Springsteen
6. You Should Be Listening to Our Music (dialogue)
7. I Never Knew Music Could Be Like This (dialogue)
8. The River – Bruce Springsteen (live)
9. Number One Paki Film (dialogue)
10. Badlands – Bruce Springsteen
11. Cover Me – Bruce Springsteen
12. Thunder Road – Bruce Springsteen (live)
13. Get Outta My Way Fascist Pigs – Amer Chadha-Patel
14. Do It For Me (dialogue)
15. Prove It All Night – Bruce Springsteen
16. Hungry Heart – Bruce Springsteen
17. You, Me…and Bruce (dialogue)
18. Because the Night – Bruce Springsteen
19. Maar Chadapa – Heera
20. The Promised Land – Bruce Springsteen (live)
21. Blinded by the Light – Bruce Springsteen
22. Born to Run – Bruce Springsteen
23. I'll Stand By You – Bruce Springsteen
24. For You My Love – A.R. Rahman





Let Us Know What You Think - Leave A Comment!




Related News

Bruce Springsteen Releases Audio For 1978 Pičce De Résistance Show
Mon 09 Sep 2019
Bruce Springsteen has released the official audio for one of his most well-known shows.
Bruce Springsteen Shares Trailer For Western Stars Film
Tue 20 Aug 2019
Photo: Danny Clinch Bruce Springsteen has shared the trailer for his new film.
Bruce Springsteen Surprise Releases Live Album Of 1986 Bridge School Benefit Performance
Mon 12 Aug 2019
Bruce Springsteen has surprise released a new live album.
Green Day, Fall Out Boy And Weezer Announce UK And Ireland Stadium Shows For Hella Mega Tour
Tue 10 Sep 2019
Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer are to play four huge shows in the UK and Ireland in summer 2020.
Prophets Of Rage Criticise America's Gun Laws In New Single Pop Goes The Weapon
Fri 06 Sep 2019
Prophets Of Rage have shared a new single.
Iggy Pop - Free (Album Review)
Thu 12 Sep 2019
Photo: Harmony Korine Iggy Pop is one of America’s greatest living rock artists—a stage performer whose visceral public persona is immediate and undeniable. However, that doesn’t always translate into recognisable hits...or even high quality music. Like his late contemporary Lou Reed, sometimes his songs seem deliberately shoddy so as to disappoint and frustrate his audience.
Against The Current Confirm December UK Shows Ahead Of Reading And Leeds Appearances
Fri 23 Aug 2019
Against The Current have announced UK tour dates for the winter.
The Darkness Share Mini-Rock Opera New Single Heart Explodes
Fri 16 Aug 2019
The Darkness have shared a new song.
 
< Prev   Next >