Hide on them backstreets

Here’s Brian Fallon of Jersey soul-punks the Gaslight Anthem covering Springsteen’s classic “Backstreets.”  Bruce’s version is a howling yelp that finds power from its suffering (like all good Bruce songs); Fallon’s acoustic cover is just straight-up tragic.  

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