Gather ’round, E Street Band.
“All right, what can I say?” says Bruce Springsteen in the new trailer for the upcoming documentary “Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You.” “The greatest thrill in my life is standing behind that microphone with you guys behind me. Let’s do it!”
“Bruce Springsteen’s Letter to You,” a companion to the new Springsteen and E Street album “Letter to You,” will be released Oct. 23, the same day as the album, on Apple TV+.
The verité documentary film, shot by Thom Zimny at Springsteen’s Colts Neck home recording studio, looks behind the scenes at Springsteen’s creative process and includes full performances from the E Street Band.
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In the trailer, snippets of the recording and performing of “Ghosts” and “Letter to You” are shown.
“I’m in the middle of a 45-year conversation with the men and women I’m surrounded by,” Springsteen says. “I started playing the guitar because I was looking for someone to correspond with and after all this time I still feel the need to talk to you.
“Age brings perspective and after all these years my friends, wherever you are, you’re the reason we’re here.”