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Bruce Springsteen 2012-04-29 New Orleans Fairgrounds, New Orleans, LA

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – April 29, 2012 – New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival, New Orleans Fairgrounds, New Orleans, LA, USA

 

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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band concert special from the New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival, New Orleans Fairgrounds, New Orleans, LA (April, 29) concert.

Concert details including Set list, reviews, photos, videos and more! These concert specials gets updated every now and then. 2012 concert special list can be found here.

Ticket:

 

Setlist & Videos:

 

Soundcheck:

 

 

Show:

01. Badlands (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
02. We Take Care Of Our Own (Video #1)
03. Wrecking Ball (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
04. Out In The Street (Video #1)
05. Death To My Hometown (Video #1)
06. My City Of Ruins (Video #1) (Video #2)
07. How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times And Live* (Video #1) (Video #1)
08. Jack Of All Trades
09. Something You Got* (with Dr. John) (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6)
10. Oh Mary Don’t You Weep* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
11. Prove It All Night
12. Johnny 99 (Video #1) (Video #2)
13. Waiting On A Sunny Day (Video #1) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4)
14. The Promised Land
15. The Rising
16. Lonesome Day
17. We Are Alive (Video #1) (Video #2 intro)
18. Land Of Hope And Dreams

Encore:

19. Pay Me My Money Down* (Video #1)
20. Born To Run (Video #1) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3) (Video #4)
21. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
22. Rocky Ground (with When The Saints Go Marching (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) In excerpt at end)
23. Tenth Avenue Freeze Out (Video #1) (Video #2)

 

*Tour premiere

Other:
Notes:

 

Brucebase entry: 2012-04-29 – NEW ORLEANS FAIRGROUNDS, NEW ORLEANS, LA
Bootleg status:
More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball Tour – Audio Recordings
Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band – bestofneworleans.com
Bruce Springsteen returns to the New Orleans Jazz Fest with the weight of expectations – nola.com
Dear Boss: New Orleans’ love letters to Bruce Springsteen – nola.com
E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren looks ahead to the New Orleans Jazz Fest – nola.com

Reviews & Other:


Bruce Springsteen closes out first weekend of Jazz Fest 2012 – fox8live.com

Bruce Springsteen tour powers through Jazz Fest – theadvocate.com
Bruce Springsteen Joined by Dr. John on Closing Day of New Orleans Jazz Festival – aceshowbiz.com
New Orleans Jazz Fest: The Boss rules – usatoday.com
Bruce Springsteen plays a few Seeger Sessions surprises at the Jazz Fest on Sunday – nj.com
Bruce Springsteen fans have one-track mind at New Orleans Jazz Fest – huffingtonpost.com
My City of Spirits: Bruce Springsteen Jams With Dr. John at Jazz Fest – huffingtonpost.com
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band delivered at the New Orleans Jazz Fest – nola.com
Springsteen packs them in for Jazz Fest
Bruce Springsteen closes first weekend of New Orleans’ Jazz Fest – washingtonpost.com
Bruce Springsteen joins New Orleans Jazz Fest – toronto.com
Springsteen speaks out on New Orleans’ comeback at Jazz Fest – wwltv.com
New Orleans Jazz Fest: The Boss Rules – firstcoastnews.com
Bruce Springsteen plays jazz festival – telegraph.co.uk

Photos:

Bruce Springsteen returns to New Orleans Jazz Fest: photos – nola.com
Google + New Orleans Photos by Damon Bramblett

Discussion/Forums

The Official 29 April New Orleans SETLISTVISION Thread – Greasylake
Ain’t No City Like New Orleans Official Setlist Thread – SPL Messages
Official NEW ORLEANS JAZZ FEST Set List Thread – Backstreets (BTX)

Bruce Springsteen April 27, 2012 – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – April 27, 2012 – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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The Wrecking Ball 2012 Tour hits Los Angeles for the second time (April, 27), and Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s concert details from the second night at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena gets collected under this blog post.

Concert details including Set list, reviews, photos, videos and more! These concert specials gets updated every now and then. 2012 concert special list can be found here.

Ticket:

2012-04-27_Bruce_Springsteen_Los_Angeles_ticket

Setlist & Videos:

Soundcheck:

 

 

Show:

0. For You* (acoustic) (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7)

Bruce came out an hour before the show with his relatives, said hello and played an acoustic version of “For You.” Then went back offstage.

1. No Surrender*
2. We Take Care Of Our Own
3. Wrecking Ball (Video #1)
4. Badlands (Video #1)
5. Death To My Hometown (with Tom Morello) (Video #1)
6. My City Of Ruins
7. Does This Bus Stop At 82nd Street?
8. Jack Of All Trades (with Tom Morello)
9. Youngstown (Video #1)
10. Prove It All Night
11. Darkness On The Edge Of Town (Video #1)
12. Easy Money
13. Waitin’ On A Sunny Day (Video #1) (Video #2 with “equipment malfunction”) (Video #3)
14. Apollo Medley (Video #1) (Video #2)
15. Racing In The Street (Video #1) (Video #2)
16. The Rising
17. Lonesome Day
18. We Are Alive
19. The Ghost Of Tom Joad (with Tom Morello) (Video #1) (Video #2)
20. Land Of Hope And Dreams

Encore

21. Rocky Ground
22. Bobby Jean*
23. Born To Run (Video #1)
24. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2)
25. Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out (with Tom Morello) (Video #1)

 

*Tour premiere
Other:

A compilation video from Bruce’s concert at the Los Angeles Sports Arena on Friday, April 27, 2012.
Another video compilation
 

Notes:

 

Brucebase entry: 2012-04-27 – LOS ANGELES MEMORIAL SPORTS ARENA, LOS ANGELES, CA
Bootleg status:
More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball Tour – Audio Recordings
Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

Me, Bruce, And A Colonoscopy – huffingtonpost.com

Reviews & Other:

Bruce Springsteen rocks Los Angeles again on Friday night – NJ.com
Bruce Springsteen crowdsurfs during Los Angeles ‘Wrecking Ball’ show – nme.com

Photos:

Discussion/Forums

The Official LA Night 2 April 27 SETLISTVISION THREAD – Greasylake
Fun in the California Sun.. LA night 2 setlist – SPL Messages
– Backstreets (BTX)

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Bruce Springsteen April 26, 2012 – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – April 26, 2012 – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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The Wrecking Ball 2012 Tour hits Los Angeles tonight (April, 26), and Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s concert details from the first night at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena gets collected under this blog post.

Concert details including Set list, reviews, photos, videos and more! These concert specials gets updated every now and then. 2012 concert special list can be found here.

Ticket:

2012-04-26_Bruce_Springsteen_Los_Angeles_ticket_small

Setlist & Videos:

Soundcheck:

California Sun
Long Walk Home

 

Show:

1. Badlands (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
2. We Take Care Of Our Own
3. Wrecking Ball
4. The Ties That Bind (Video #1)
5. Death To My Hometown (with Tom Morello)
6. My City Of Ruins
7. The E Street Shuffle (Video #1) (Video #2)
8. Jack Of All Trades (with Tom Morello) (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
9. Something In The Night* (Video #1) (Video #2)
10. Candy’s Room (Video #1) (Video #2)
11. She’s The One
12. Easy Money
13. Waitin’ On A Sunny Day (Video #1 clip with girl) (Video #2) (Video #3)
14. The Promised Land (Video #1 clip)
15. Apollo Medley (Video #1 clip with beer scene close up)
16. The Ghost Of Tom Joad* (with Tom Morello) (Video #1) (Video #2)
17. The Rising
18. Lonesome Day
19. We Are Alive
20. Land Of Hope And Dreams

Encore:

21. Rocky Ground
22. California Sun* (cover) (Video #1)
23. Born To Run (Video #1)
24. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 with beginning of BTR) (Video #5)
25. Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out (with Tom Morello) (Video #1)
 

*Tour premiere
Other:

 

Notes:

– “California Sun”, is a song credited to Henry Glover and Morris Levy. Originally recorded by the 35-year-old New Orleans-born singer-songwriter Joe Jones, and released by EMI in the winter of 1961, it peaked at #89 on the charts. (Wikipedia)

– The most successful version, The Rivieras’ in 1964, reached #5 in the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. The Crickets recorded their version for their LP of the same name in 1964 (Liberty LRP 3351 / LST 7351). The New York City rock band The Dictators included their own cover of the song on their 1975 Go Girl Crazy! debut album. The song was later performed by The Ramones on their 1977 Leave Home album, and also used in the 1979 Rock ‘n’ Roll High School motion picture. This song is on various compilations, including All the Stuff (And More!) Volume 1 and Hey Ho! Let’s Go: The Anthology. The Ramones’ cover was also used in Jackass: The Movie, while The Rivieras’ version was used in Oliver Stone’s The Doors film, when Jim Morrison (played by Val Kilmer) arrives in Venice Beach. (Wikipedia)

 

Brucebase entry: 2012-04-26 – LOS ANGELES MEMORIAL SPORTS ARENA, LOS ANGELES, CA
Bootleg status: Circulating
More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball Tour – Audio Recordings
Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

Music Picks: Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Esperanza Spalding, Jack White – laweekly.com
Bruce Springsteen’s “Wrecking Ball” Tour Hits The Road & LA April 26, 27 2012 – artpredator.wordpress.com

Reviews & Other:

Tom Morello joins Bruce Springsteen on four songs in L.A. on Thursday night (with pic of printed setlist) – NJ.com
The Gospel According To Bruce Springsteen: A Playlist From The Boss To Save Your Soul – huffingtonpost.com

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band thunder back into L.A. – ocregister.com

Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena – 4/26/12 – blogs.laweekly.com

Music Reviews: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – variety.com

Bruce Springsteen Shakes, Rattles, Surfs in Los Angeles – billboard.com

Still the Boss: Springsteen rocks Los Angeles
– utsandiego.com

Review: Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band at Sports Arena – latimesblogs.latimes.com

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band in Los Angeles: Concert Review – hollywoodreporter.com

What Bruce Springsteen teaches L.A. – presstelegram.com

Bruce Springsteen Rocks First Night At L.A. Sports Arena
– neontommy.com
 

Photos:

Bruce Springsteen @ The Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena – laweekly.com
 

Discussion/Forums

The Official LA Night 1 Setlist Thread – Backstreets (BTX)
The Official Los Angeles Night 1 (April 26) SETLISTVISION Thread – Greasylake
City of Angels, Los Angeles SetList Night 1 – SPL Messages
The Official Two Nights in Los Angeles Thread  – Backstreets (BTX)

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Bruce Springsteen 2012-04-24 HP Pavilion At San Jose, San Jose, CA

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – April 24, 2012 – HP Pavilion At San Jose, San Jose, CA, USA

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The Wrecking Ball 2012 Tour continues, and Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s concert details from the HP Pavilion at San Jose show get collected under this blog post.

Concert details including Set list, reviews, photos, videos and more! These concert specials gets updated every now and then. 2012 concert special list can be found here.

Ticket:

2012-04-24_Bruce_Springsteen_San_Jose_Ticket_Wrecking_Ball_Tour

Setlist & Videos:

Soundcheck:
Show:

1. We Take Care of Our Own (Video #1 + intro)
2. Wrecking Ball
3. Badlands (Video #1) (Video #2)
4. Death to My Hometown
5. My City Of Ruins (Video #1) (Video #2 intro)
6. Thundercrack (Video #1)
7. Jack of All Trades
8. Murder Incorporated
9. Johnny 99 (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)
10. My Love Will Not Let You Down
11. Shackled and Drawn (Video #1)
12. Waitin’ on a Sunny Day (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 with a boy clip)
13. The Promised Land (Video #1)
14. Backstreets (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
15. American Skin (41 Shots)
16. The Apollo Medley (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 clip)
17. The Rising (Video #1)
18. Lonesome Day (Video #1 clip)
19. We Are Alive
20. Thunder Road (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)

Encore:

21. Rocky Ground (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)
22. Out In The Street (Video #1)
23. Born To Run (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
24. Dancing in the Dark (Video #1)
25. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)
26. Tenth Avenue Freeze Out (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip)

Other:

Notes:

– First Wrecking Ball show without tour premieres
– No Patti
Brucebase entry:
2012-04-24 – HP PAVILION AT SAN JOSE, SAN JOSE, CA

Bootleg status:
More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball Tour – Audio Recordings
Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

Bruce Springsteen at his best during tough times – mercurynews.com
Springsteen circles San Jose – blogs.mercurynews.com

Reviews & Other:

Concert Review: Bruce Springsteen and the E-Street Band in San Jose – Over three hours of intense, non-stop Rock n’ Roll heaven – jonathanlack.com

Review: Springsteen is in legendary form in San Jose – mercurynews.com

Bruce Springsteen Brings ‘Wrecking Ball’ Tour to San Jose – rollingstone.com

Live Review, 4/24/12: Bruce Springsteen Takes Crowd-Pleasing to the Next Level in San Jose – blogs.sfweekly.com

Springsteen in command, top form, in San Jose – sfexaminer.com

Live Review: Bruce Springsteen at the HP Pavilion, San Jose – citysound.bohemian.com

The Boss captivates San Jose audience – recordnet.com

Bruce Springsteen review: Showing who’s the Boss – sfgate.com

 

 

Photos:

Springsteen in San Jose – Apr 24, 2012 – SlyMarton (Flickr)

Discussion/Forums

The Official San Jose April 24th SetListVision thread – Greasylake
“Do You Know the Way to San Jose” Set List Thread – SPL Messages
– Backstreets (BTX)

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