Thursday, November 7, 2013

Springsteen Thursday: Tunnel of Love

Let's keep going with the Springsteen theme:

Last night I listened to Springsteen's 1987 album Tunnel of Love.  I have not listened to the entire album in a few years and after listening to it again I forgot just how good it is. "Ain't Got You," "Tougher Than the Rest," "Tunnel of Love," "Brilliant Disguise," and especially "One Step Up" are quite consistent with the message of Springsteen's earlier, more popular albums with the E Street Band. 

This may be Springsteen's most underrated album.  I think it does not get the attention it deserves because the E Street Band plays such a limited role. What do you think?  If you have 45-minutes take a listen: