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Passionate lyrics, power, sensuality, great melody...not sure what there isn't to like about this fabulous song. Each to their own though.

I also think Patti Smith's version is better than Bruce's.

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1 hour ago, TOWNFULLOFLOSERS said:

Hate this song, never ever liked it, always skip it when I can, there's very few songs I hate by the boss but I never ever could take to it,, anyone else feel the same ?? 

I feel the same way about “Seeds”

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i love it

either the 78 version - which i just adore

or the modern take with Nils

Love Nils 

always prefer Bruce's words but also enjoy it when he sings it with Patti Smith

love her take on it also

but love the Bruce versions the best 

i have a bootleg dvd here somewhere of rather dubious quality from the HT/LT tour and its a real highlight 

 

 

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as i never had the live box set for the longest time i only discovered seeds from hyde park

it became an instant love on first listen

ive had it live twice

i sing it at the top of my lungs 

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Because The Night is a fantastic song (but if you don't like it, OK; each to his/her own, etc.).

Seems like it was never completed in the studio in 1977 and 1978 -as the circulating versions on Darkness outtakes bootlegs are raw versions which sound unfinished-; and maybe it should have stayed that way, instead of recording a new studio version for The Promise album with 2010 vocals.

Patti's Smith studio version is great too. It is because of Because The Night I discovered Patti Smith, and Horses -still one of my favourite albums of all time- and became also a Patti Smith fan.

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13 hours ago, TOWNFULLOFLOSERS said:

Hate this song, never ever liked it, always skip it when I can, there's very few songs I hate by the boss but I never ever could take to it,, anyone else feel the same ?? 

No.  It's a tremendous song.

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14 hours ago, rosiejaneymary said:

Sorry... always loved this song, and always loved getting it live.  

Surprise Surprise :P

I'm a guitar heavy type of Bruce listener so of course I love it!  

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12 minutes ago, Jimmy James said:

Surprise Surprise :P

I'm a guitar heavy type of Bruce listener so of course I love it!  

I really hope you mean the song in the thread title in your 2nd sentence and not the one in your 1st sentence.

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