BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
1978-09-21 - Passaic, NJ
"Darkness On The Edge Of Town" Tour 1978
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SINGIN' OUR BIRTHDAY SONG (The Godfatherecords 08102003039) (3cd)
1978-09-21
- Passaic, NJ - Capital Theatre - sbd (160m + 41m 1978-09-30 bonus)
Bruce Springsteen, Roy Bittan, Clarence Clemons, Danny Federici, Garry Tallent, Steve Van Zandt,
Max Weinberg

Disc 1:

1) High School Confidential (3:44)
2) Badlands (5:22)
3) Spirit In The Night (6:46)
4) Darkness On The Edge Of Town (6:11)
5) Sweet Little Sixteen (4:31) *
6) Independence Day (6:55) **
7) The Promised Land (5:38)
8) Prove It All Night (10:42)
9) Racing In The Street (9:18) ***
10) Thunder Road (5:40)

Disc 2:

1) Meeting Across The River (3:55)
2) Jungleland (9:49)
3) Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (4:51) $
4) Fire (3:08)
5) Candy's Room (3:14)
6) Because The Night (7:49)
7) Point Blank (8:13)
8) Kitty's Back (14:25) =
9) The Fever (9:47)

Disc 3:

1) Incident On 57th Street (11:44)
2) Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) (10:37) +
3) Born To Run (6:07) !
4) Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out (2:10) #
1978-09-30 - Atlanta, GA - Fox Theater:
5) Night Train (2:51)
6) Not Fade Away / She's The One (12:05)
7) Backstreets / Sad Eyes (11:21) ?
8)The Detroit Medley (9:33)
9) Raise Your Hand (5:53)

* "Sweet Little Sixteen...alright (...) alright, here's a birthday song to myself, how's that?...”.
**
"Alright, this is uh...this is a new song, this is called Independence Day".
*** Who's here from Asbury Park Tonight eh?". "Oh wait a minute I screwed up the words".
$ "Now, it's a little early in the season for this next one".
= Final performance on this tour.

+ Band intro: Roy Bittan, Steve Van Zandt, Garry Tallent, Max Weinberg, Danny Federici, Clarence Clemons.
! "I just wanna tell you that I missed you thank you all very much".
# Fades out before bridge.
? Fades in on piano intro.

Source: Bittorrent download (no further info).
[Bruce Springsteen - Singin' Our Birthday Song] Flac set shared as torrent on Jungleland by _Bilko_.
No SBE's - TLH analysis - fingerprints
Date and venue confirmed by ticket, backstage pass and poster for all Sep. shows at Capital Theatre (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 - 1978
Bruce Springsteen database - setlists
Wikipedia - Darkness Tour


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