12 Exclusive Images Of Bruce Springsteen’s Legendary Hyde Park Gig

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Director Baillie Walsh has also made films about Oasis, Chemical Brothers and Massive Attack.

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Macca and Springsteen were playing ‘Twist And Shout’ when the plug was pulled, following a cover of Beatles song ‘I Saw Her Standing There’.

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Breaking the curfew wasn’t looked upon kindly by the council and led to ire and recriminations from the E Street Band and some of the 80,000 fans.

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Steve Van Zandt wrote: “One of the great gigs ever in my opinion. But seriously, when did England become a police state?

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Boris Johnson also got involved calling Englad a “police state”. To be fair, three and a half hours is a long time by anyone’s standards.

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The new film collects fan-created content from all over the world and relives various concerts from the Boss, as well as Hyde Park 2012.

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Tom Morello from Rage Against The Machine was brought on at Hyde Park for a trio of ‘The Ghost of Tom Joad’, ‘The Rising’ and ‘Land of Hope and Dreams’.

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Patti Smith’s ‘Because The Night’ was also covered.

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‘Springsteen & I’ will play in 50 countries from July 22. You can find out more about the film here.

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The film includes five tracks from the Hyde Park gig for fans’ viewing pleasure.

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