Mama always told me not to look into the eyes of the sun
But mama, that’s where the fun is…
I have never been a big Bruce Springsteen fan, and Blinded By the Light, as he recorded it, is no exception. The Manfred Mann version is another story.
The song includes some of those “most misunderstood lyrics”, and for those of you who do not know, here is the chorus:
Blinded by the light,
revved up like a deuce,
another runner in the night…