BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
1978-07-07 - West Hollywood, CA
KMET Los Angeles FM radio broadcast

"Darkness On The Edge Of Town" Tour 1978


No Private Party - Roxy 1978 (EV2) (3cd)
1978-07-07
- West Hollywood (Los Angeles), CA - Roxy - fm (179m + 35m bonus)
Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Clarence Clemons, Danny Federici, Garry Tallent, Steve Van Zandt,
Max Weinberg

Disc 1:

1978-07-07 - West Hollywood (Los Angeles), CA - Roxy Theatre - set 1:
1) intro / "no private parties" (1:52) *
2) Rave On (2:36)
3) Badlands (5:22)
4) Spirit In The Night (8:08)
#
5) Darkness On The Edge Of Town (5:04) **
6) Candy's Room (3:39)
7) For You (7:03)
8) Point Blank (7:38) ***
9) The Promised Land (5:52)
10) Prove It All Night (9:50)
11) intro / "Alice in wonderland" (1:01)
12) Racing In The Street (9:24)
13) Thunder Road (5:47) $
14) outro / "incredible performance" (0:47) &

Disc 2:

1978-07-07 - West Hollywood (Los Angeles), CA - Roxy Theatre - set 2:
1) Paradise By The C (4:19) + #
2) Fire (3:14)
3) Adam Raised A Cain (5:40) #
#
4) Mona (7:52)
5) She's The One (6:07)
6) Growin' Up (9:15)
#
7) It's Hard To Be A Saint In The City (4:44) #
8) Backstreets / Sad Eyes (14:32) #
9) Heartbreak Hotel (2:27)
10) Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) (11:22) ?
#

Disc 3:

1978-07-07 - West Hollywood (Los Angeles), CA - Roxy Theatre - encore:
1) Independence Day (solo piano) (6:15) ^
2) Born To Run (5:35)
3) Because The Night (6:09) =
4) Raise Your Hand (6:10)
5) radio comments / "incredible" (2:21)
6) Twist And Shout (9:14)

1975-10-17 - West Hollywood (Los Angeles), CA - Roxy Theatre - fm:
7) Thunder Road (6:12)
8) Goin' Back (5:17)

1978-12-31 - Cleveland, OH - Richfield Coliseum - sbd:
9) Pretty Flamingo (9:02)
10) The Fever (8:05)

1978-04-?? - New York, NY - The Record Plant - studio:
11) The Promise (7:11)

* "All right Los Angeles...Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band!". "Thank LA for treating us the way...".
** Microskip at 2:58 (almost unnoticeable).
*** Premiere. [Insert from 2:09 to 2:20 - see info file)].
$ Skip at 1:04 (partly fixed - see info file).
& "...Bruce Springsteen, 94.7 KMET Los Angeles, Bob Coburn with you live at the Roxy watching it go down...".
+
"Alright...all I wanna know is are you out there ? All them bootleggers out there in radioland, roll your tapes".
# Different source insert from 3:22 to 3:25 (see info file).

? Band: Roy Bittan, Steve Van Zandt, Gary Tallent, Max Weinberg, Danny Federici, Clarence Clemons.
^ Premiere
. "...These was a group of songs I wrote, I wrote Darkness on the Edge of Town...".
=
[Cuts in on piano intro].

Source: Main source: Roxy Night (CC 342/343/344) - Source for edits: Hands Towards The Sky (LOB004/3).
[1978-07-07 Los Angeles,CA - No Private Party - Roxy] Flac set shared as torrent on Jungleland by andrea_med.
No SBE's - TLH analysis - fingerprints

This version omits most radio ID's between songs but includes a bit before "Twist And Shout" only found here.
Date and venue confirmed by ticket, t-shirt and picture taken outside of the Roxy that night (see above).

Show and recording listed on Brucebase (with a verbatim from this show) and Bruce Springsteen database.
Complete artwork can be found here.
# Officially released on the Live 1975-1985 album.


Useful resources:

Brucebase - 1978
Bruce Springsteen database - setlists
Wikipedia - Darkness Tour
Brucetapes


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