10 Amazing Songs Bruce Springsteen Cut From 'Born in the U.S.A.'

For other artists, these tracks would have beeen career highlights, but for Bruce, they were merely outtakes

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6. "This Hard Land"

This song's mix of Dust Bowl folk and Jersey Shore barroom rock splits the difference between the dark, acoustic instrumentation of Nebraska and the revved up Americana of Born in the U.S.A. Telling the story of a brother and sister "blowin' around from town to town/lookin' for a place to stand," "This Hard Land became a favorite of drummer Max Weinberg and was played live regularly on the Ghost of Tom Joad solo acoustic tour.  

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