Southside Johnny & Bruce Springsteen
1977-12-31 - Passaic, NJ
New Year's Eve - 1977/1978
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- Passaic, NJ - Capitol Theatre - fm + aud (83m)
Southside Johnny, Ed Manion, Richie Rosenberg, Rick Gadza,
Bob Muckin, Stan Harrison, Kenny Popeye Pentifallo, Willie Rush, Al Berger, Kevin Kavanaugh
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND: Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Clarence Clemons,
Danny Federici, Garry Tallent, Steve Van Zandt, Max Weinberg

Disc 1:

Southside Johnny And The Asbury Jukes - fm:
1) Auld Lang Syne (1:34) *
2) Havin' A Party (11:25) **
3) The Fever (5:57) ***
4) I Don't Wanna Go Home (3:46) $
5) Higher And Higher (7:52) =
6) Little Latin Lupe Lu (6:11) &
7) You Can't Sit Down (6:22)
8) dj's talking about show (2:18) ?

Disc 2:

Bruce Springsteen &  The E Street Band - aud:
1) Drive All Night (4:40)
2) Backstreets (14:34)
3) Born To Run (6:52) +
4) Quarter To Three (12:18)

* "Southside Johnny The Asbury Jukes live from the Capitol Theatre in Passaic (...) Bruce Springsteen".
** "The Boss is on the stage along with Miami Steve, Clarence Clemons, Max Weinberg (...) Danny Federici".
*** This is WNEW FM in New York". [Cut at 0:03 on sax intro followed by sound change (no music missing)].
$ "Springsteen (...) with Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes live from the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, NJ...".
= "Southside Johnny & The Asbury on WNEW FM in N.Y. (...) Garry Tallent's on stage from the E Street Band".
& "I think that may mean that it's all over, that was John Scher that made that announcement...".

? "Richard near backstage at the Capitol Theatre in Passaic (...) this is an unscheduled part of the show".
+ "E Street Band".

Source: CD-r Trade - EAC (Secure Mode) - Wav - Flac Level 6.
Torrent download (no further info).
[1977-12-31 Catch These Big Stars In The Night...If You Can! (Eagle Records)] Flac set on Jungleland (no info).
No SBE's - TLH analysis - fingerprints
Date and venue confirmed by show ticket, program and ad (see above).
Show and recording listed on Brucebase (with a verbatim from this show) and Bruce Springsteen database.
Bootleg listed on Bruce Springsteen Database.

Useful resources:

Brucebase - 1977
Bruce Springsteen database - setlists
Wikipedia - Bruce Springsteen Tours


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