Fire At Work - On The Edge Of Human Being album
New album 'The Book Of Souls' out no.
Darkness on the Edge of Town is the fourth studio album by Bruce Springsteen, released on June 2, 1978. The album marked the end of a three-year gap between albums brought on by contractual obligations and legal battling with former manager Mike Appel. Although the album did not produce high-charting singles it remained on the charts for 97 weeks. A steady seller in Springsteen's catalog, it has been certified triple Platinum by the RIAA.
Album CORRESPONDENCE. On the Edge of Time Lyrics. October 27th, 2018 I’m writing you one last time Annika Norlin It was nice to see you that morning at the station I’m sure you were a warrior in a previous incarnation. Me, I must’ve been a rabbit or an ostrich Or a pile of trembling leaves sown together with cross stitch My anxiety has been holding me hostage I’ve developed this problem with a really tough itch. The best is the sedatives, they work well but softly I don’t scratch myself in sleep, I pass out like a baby When I wake up I’m rested, I’m calm and happy The only bad thing is the strange dreams that haunt me. I’m deep in the woods, in a village with teepees The branches from old oak trees hang heavy A woman carrying a baby greets me Says she’s glad that I came, she’s been trying to reach me.
In metaphor, "on the edge" sounds more like crossing over to the other side than "at the edge.
Foreign governments and investors must stop courting gas-rich Turkmenistan, "a country teetering on the edge of catastrophe", according to a new report by the London-based Foreign Policy Centre. But the report, which was launched in Westminster on Monday, said the country has a "Potemkin economy" as respectable official gross domestic product (GDP) figures mask a chaotic, black financial system.
Human Being is the third studio album by Seal, released in 1998. The title track was written about late rappers Tupac Shakur and The Notorious . The album failed to sell in the same way as his 1994 multi-platinum album, Seal. However, it is a fan favourite and was inspired by his then-girlfriend, Tyra Banks and their breakup.
The unreleased songs Springsteen wrote during the time of Darkness on the Edge of Town form the basis of a new 2xCD collection and a lavish box se. That much is clear when listening to the album itself, which is in danger of being overshadowed by everything released around it. Where the Born to Run box from 2005 looked intently at the album proper (there were few outtakes from those sessions anyway) and portrayed what resulted as a landmark, The Promise focuses on a period of time that produced one memorable album but could have produced others. The stark reality of the songs is reinforced by the album's production. Darkness is in its own way as sonically consistent and coherent as Born to Run; but where that album drew inspiration from Phil Spector's Wall of Sound, Darkness tries to do as much as possible with a minimum of embellishment.
When he meets Lucinda on the train to work in Chicago, there is an immediate spark between them. Soon they are doing lunch; dinner and drinks follow. This leads to an adulterous rendezvous in a hotel. Army Captain Colter Stevens finds himself working on a special program where his consciousness can be inserted into another human being. The only catch is can only be there for 8 minutes at any given time. That morning, a bomb exploded on a commuter train just outside Chicago. He occupies the body of teacher going to work on that train and is confused as to what he is doing or why he is there as his last memory is of flying his helicopter on a combat mission in Afghanistan
I will hold your hand At the edge of the dawn And laugh and wonder at the new days we've found.
On the earlier album, for instance, the individual instruments were deliberately obscured to create the sense of one huge instrument. Here, the same power is achieved more naturally. But where Browne is content to know this, Springsteen explores it: Darkness on the Edge of Town is about the kind of life that deserves survival. Despite its title, it is a complete rejection of despair. Throughout the new album, Springsteen’s lyrics are a departure from his early work, almost its opposite, in fact: dense and compact, not scattershot. And if the scenes are the same - the highways, bars, cars and toil - they also represent facets of life that rock & roll has too often ignored or, what’s worse, romanticized.
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|B1||RW/S (Dadub Edit)
Remix – Dadub
|B2||RW/S (Positive Centre Edit)
Remix – Positive Centre