Artist: Patti Smith Group
Album: Easter (1977) [ We7 | Spotify ]
Tags: punk, rock, female vocalists, 70s, my gang rotw
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The song of the moment for me most definitely is Bruce Springsteen's Because the Night, available now on the best album never released, The Promise which features 21 previously-unreleased songs from Darkness on the Edge of Town, out today.
I've written about Bruce Springsteen and the Darkness before, so my reco this week is Patti Smith's version, the one I grew up with and which forms part of the soundtrack of my life.
From the track wiki:
"Because the Night" is a song by the Patti Smith Group, written by Smith and Bruce Springsteen, released as a single in 1978, taken from Smith's album Easter. …