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Bruce Springsteen 2012-07-31 Olympiastadion, Helsinki, Finland

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – July 31, 2012 – Olympiastadion, Helsinki, Finland

Grande Finale! Wrecking Ball 2012 European Tour ends when Bruce Springsteen and the E Street band hits Olympiastadion, Helsinki, Finland. July 31, 2012

This blog post gathers all the Bruce Springsteen concert info from the Helsinki show. Including Set list details, reviews, press, photos, videos and more!

Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball Tour 2012 Helsinki Finland

Feel free to contact and send any missing info (links to your reviews, photos etc)! Thanks

These concert specials gets updated every now and then.

2012 concert special list can be found here with update info.

Ticket:

Setlist & Videos:

 

 

Soundcheck:

 

 

Show:
Acoustic Surprise “before-the-show” Set:

1. I’ll Work For Your Love* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9) (Video #10) (Video #11) (Video #12) (Video #13) (Video #14)
2. Leap Of Faith* (Video #1 nice!) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6 multicam mix) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9 superb) (Video #10)
3. No Surrender (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 superb) (Video #5)
4. For You (Video #1 great) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 superb)
5. Blinded By The Light* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5 superb) (Video #6)

Video of the full set #1

Main set:

01. Rockin’ All Over The World* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8 intro) (Video #9 multicam) (Video #10)
02. Night (Video #1)
03. Out In The Street (Video #1) (Video #2)
04. Loose Ends (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 superb)
05. Prove It All Night (’78 Intro) (Video #1 guitar intro clip) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4) (Video #5)
06. We Take Care Of Our Own (Video #1) (Video #2 slightly distorted) (Video #3) (Video #4)
07. Wrecking Ball (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4) (Video #5)
08. Death To My Hometown (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 clip)
09. My City Of Ruins (Video #1 intro clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 half) (Video #4 intro) (Video #5 nice clip)
10. Does This Bus Stop at 82nd Street? (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 intro) (Video #5 nice screen-shot)
11. Be True (Video #1)
12. Jack Of All Trades (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
13. Downbound Train (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
14. Because The Night (Video #1) (Video #2 great sound) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6 Nils solo) (Video #7) (Video #8)
15. Lonesome Day (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip)
16. Darlington County (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6 nice close up)
17. Light Of Day (Video #1) (Video #2 nice) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8 clip) (Video #9) (Video #10 superb) (Video #11 dubbed audio)
18. Shackled & Drawn (Video #1) (Video #2 digging intro)
19. Waitin’ On A Sunny Day (Video #1 little boy singing clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 boy singing) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7)
20. Back In Your Arms* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5)
21. The Rising
22. Badlands (Video #1 distorted) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
23. Land Of Hope & Dreams (Video #1) (Video #2)

Encore:

24. We Are Alive (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
25. Born In The USA (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 slightly distorted) (Video #4) (Video #5 nice!) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9 with dubbed audio)
26. Born To Run (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5)
27. Detroit Medley (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)
28. Glory Days (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4)
29. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6)
30. Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out (Video #1)
31. I Don’t Wanna Go Home (Bruce & Steven Van Zandt)* (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 great sound!) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9) (Video #10)
32. Higher & Higher* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5 clip)
33. Twist & Shout (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 clip) (Video #5 clip) (Video #6 clip)

*Tour Premiere
Notes:

– Longest Bruce Springsteen concert ever, even if you don’t count the acoustic set.
– Jon Laundau played guitar on Higher and Higher and Twist & Shout.
– “I Don’t Wanna Go Home” was played by Bruce and Steven Van Zandt as duo.

Other:

Crowd waiting the concert to begin:

Video: Last 30mins from the Helsinki Concert – Youtube (Slightly distorted audio)
Video: Various clips – Youtube
Video: 52mins from the concert – Youtube


Signing Autographs outside of hotel Kämp:

Autograph Video #1
Autograph Video #2
Leaving hotel Kämp after the show.

 

 

Brucebase entry: 2012-07-31 – OLYMPIASTADION, HELSINKI, FINLAND

Bootleg status: Circulating (Torrent)

More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball EU Tour Audio Recordings

Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

In Finnish:
Bruce Springsteen villitsi Helsingissä (video) – Iltalehti.fi

“Suomessa konsertoiva Bruce Springsteen jakeli nimikirjoituksia” – seiska.fi

Brucen fanit lahjoittavat kitaran idolilleen – iltalehti.fi

Pomo on kesän konserttikuningas: Kesän suurkonsertit nostivat Helsingin hotellihakuja – metropoli.net

Bruce Springsteen saapui Suomeen – bongaa Pomo! – iltasanomat.fi

Bruce Springsteen esiintyy Helsingissä – riittääkö soittoaika? – iltasanomat.fi

Springsteenin kitaristi Little Steven teki jo keikan – Radio Helsingin dj:nä – iltasanomat.fi

Photos: Bruce Springsteen IL:lle: “I love Finland!” – iltalehti.fi

Photos:

Photos: Bruce Springsteen 2012-07-31 Olympiastadion, Helsinki, Finland – iltasanomat.fi

Bruce Springsteen @ Olympic Stadium, Helsinki 2012 – Kimmo P. (Facebook)

Bruce Springsteen Helsinki 2012 Photos – plus.google.com

Bruce Springsteen @ Helsinki Olympic Stadium – July 31st 2012 – Flickr #1

Reviews & Other:


Articles in English:

Pre-show report from Helsinki – brucespringsteen.net

 From the road: Helsinki (story + photos) – brucespringsteen.net

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Keep Surprises Coming at Marathon European Leg Tour Closer in Helsinki – glidemagazine.com

Liisa’s Show Review: Bruce Springsteen at Helsinki Olympic Stadium, Tuesday July 31th, 2012 – halfamile.com

Springsteen defies curfew and plays epic four-hour set in Helsinki – hs.fi

I don’t wanna go home – passioncolorseverything.com

Helsinki – to Fin-ish it of!!! – twomuppetsontour.wordpress.com

Articles in Finnish:

Pomo lämmitteli itse itsensä – iltalehti.fi

Bruce Springsteen rikkoi ennätyksensä Helsingissä: Liki 5 tunnin keikka! – iltasanomat.fi

Bruce aloitti superyllätyksellä – tunnin etuajassa! – iltalehti.fi

Springsteen kuumensi Olympiastadionin – kaleva.fi

Springsteen villitsi Olympiastadionin – mtv3.fi

Springsteen yllätti yleisön – aloitti liian aikaisin ja liian myöhään – yle.fi

Keikka-arvio: Springsteen runnoi Helsingin yleisön tainnoksiin – kitarat.info

Springsteenin maratonkeikka venyi yli puolenyön – hs.fi

Bruce Springsteen soitti kitaravetoisen rockkeikan ja ehti jopa lämmitellä itseään – hs.fi

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band (Us) @ Olympiastadion, Helsinki 31.07.2012 – keikkaguru.wordpress.com

Pomo konsertoi Helsingissä (Video) – mtv3.fi

Hyvä Bruce, hyvä suvaitsevainen Helsinki! – vintagella.blogs.fi

Bruce Springsteen & E Street Band @ Olympiastadion, Helsinki 31.7.2012 – keikkakeppi.wordpress.com

Bruce Springsteenin kitaristi ylistää suomalaisfaneja – iltalehti.fi

Springsteenin uran pisin keikka – ts.fi

Pomo Stadionilla – vasaranpauke.wordpress.com

Bruce-euforiaa – tenttipaniikki.wordpress.com

Springsteenin huima veto: Lähes viiden tunnin konsertti – lansivayla.fi

Keikka-arvio: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Helsingin olympiastadion, 31.7.2012 – dannysrockblog.blogspot.fi

Anssi Kelan ajatuksia keikasta Facebookissa – Facebook.com

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band, Helsinki, 31.7.2012
– arijuntunen.blogspot.fi

 

Bruce Springsteen Fan Discussion/Forums:

The Official Helsinki July 31st FINAL EuroSetListVision thread – Greasylake
Helsinki Set list thread – Finland, Finland Finland – That’s the Country for me! – SPL Messages
Official Helsinki Set List Thread  – Backstreets (BTX)

Finnish sites:
Bruce Springsteen (Discussion) – muusikoiden.net
Bruce Springsteen & The E-Street Band 31.7.2012 Olympiastadion – muusikoiden.net
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, Helsingissä 31.07.2012 – halfamile.com

Discussion also in Finnish.

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Bruce Springsteen 2012-07-28 Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – July 28, 2012 – Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s Wrecking Ball 2012 tour hits Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden. July 28, 2012.

This blog post gathers all the Bruce Springsteen concert info from this show. Including Set list details, reviews, press, photos, videos and more!

Feel free to contact and send any missing info (links to your reviews, photos etc)! Thanks

These concert specials gets updated every now and then.

2012 concert special list can be found here with update info.

Ticket:

Setlist & Videos:

 

Soundcheck:

Frankie  (couple of times) (Video #1)

Show:

01. Who’ll Stop The Rain (Full Band) (Video #1) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7)
02. The Ties That Bind (Video #1) (Video #2)
03. Out In The Street (Video #1)
04. Downbound Train (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 nice!)
05. I’m Goin Down (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 distorted) (Video #3) (Video #4)
06. My Lucky Day (Video #1) (Video #2)
07. Lost In The Flood* (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6 nice) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9)
08. We Take Care Of Our Own (Video #1) (Video #2)
09. Wrecking Ball (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
10. Death To My Hometown (Video #1)
11. My City Of Ruins (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)
12. It’s Hard To Be A Saint In The City (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
13. Frankie* (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 superb) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7)
14. The River (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9)
15. Because The Night (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5 clip) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8)
16. Lonesome Day (Video #1)
17. Hungry Heart (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7)
18. Shackled And Drawn (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
19. Waiting On A Sunny Day (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 clip) (Video #5)
20. Where The Bands Are* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6)
21. Backstreets (Video #1 nice) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 clip)
22. Badlands (Video #1 clip + LOHAD) (Video #2)
23. Land Of Hope And Dreams (Video #1)

Encore:

24. Thunder Road (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6)
25. Born In The USA (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4 clip) (Video #5) (Video #6 + BTR)
26. Born To Run (Video #1) (Video #2)
27. Ramrod (Video #1)
28. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 + 10th Ave)
29. 10th Avenue Freeze-Out (Video #1) (Video #2 nice)
30. Jungleland* (Video #1   sax solo) (Video #2 sax solo) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9) (Video #10) (Video #11) (Video #12) (Video #13) (Video #14) (Video #15) (Video #16) (Video #17 nice clip)
31. Twist & Shout (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)

*Tour Premiere

Notes:

– Jungleland made the first appearance since losing Clarence.

Other:

 


 

Brucebase entry: 2012-07-28 – ULLEVI, GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN

Bootleg status:

More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball EU Tour Audio Recordings

Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

 

Photos:

 Bruce Springsteen – Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden – plus.google.com
Bruce Springsteen 2012-07-28 – aftonbladet.se
Photos from Gotherburg concert – rockphotos.se

Reviews & Other:

Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball Tour – Gothenburg 28th July 2012 (review with photos) – soundtrack4life-doogemeister.blogspot.com

Bruce Springsteen Fan Discussion/Forums:

The Official Gothenburg July 28th Night #2 EuroSetListVision thread – Greasylake
Gothenburg night two, 28th July setlist thread stadium breaking- curfew breaking – SPL Messages
Official Ullevi #2 Set List Thread  – Backstreets (BTX)

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Bruce Springsteen – More Wrecking Ball 2012 Tour Dates

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – More North American Wrecking Ball 2012 Tour Dates

Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball Tour 2012

Official site had added plenty of new concert dates for the Wrecking Ball 2012 Tour:

New Bruce Springsteen 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour Dates:

October 19 – Ottawa, ON – Scotiabank Place (on sale 8/17, www.capitaltickets.ca)

October 21 – Hamilton, ON – Copps Coliseum (on sale 8/17, www.ticketmaster.ca)

October 23 – Charlottesville, VA – John Paul Jones Arena (on sale 9/14, www.ticketmaster.com)

October 25 – Hartford, CT – XL Center (on sale 8/10, www.ticketmaster.com)

October 27 – Pittsburgh, PA – CONSOL Energy Center (on sale 8/17, www.ticketmaster.com)

November 1 – State College, PA – Bryce Jordan Center (on sale 8/04, www.ticketmaster.com)

November 3 – Louisville, KY – KFC Yum! Center (on sale 8/17, www.ticketmaster.com)

November 11 – St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center (on sale 8/04, www.ticketmaster.com)

November 15 – Omaha, NE – CenturyLink Center (on sale 8/18, www.ticketmaster.com)

November 17 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center (on sale 8/03, www.axs.com)

November 19 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center (on sale 8/13, www.tickethorse.com)

November 26 – Vancouver, BC – Rogers Arena (on sale 9/28, www.ticketmaster.ca)

November 28 – Portland, OR – The Rose Garden (on sale TBD, www.rosequarter.com)

November 30 – Oakland, CA – Oracle Arena (on sale 9/21, www.ticketmaster.com)

December 4 – Anaheim, CA – Honda Center (on sale TBD, www.ticketmaster.com)

December 6 – Glendale, AZ – Jobing.com Arena (on sale 9/15, www.ticketmaster.com)

Previously Announced 2012 ‘Wrecking Ball’ Dates:

August 14 – Boston, MA – Fenway Park (on sale now, www.etix.com)

August 15 – Boston, MA – Fenway Park (on sale now, www.etix.com)

August 18 – Foxboro, MA – Gillette Stadium (on sale now, www.ticketmaster.com)

August 24 – Toronto, ON – Rogers Centre (on sale now, www.ticketmaster.com)

August 26 – Moncton, NB – Magnetic Hill (on sale now, www.tickets.moncton.ca)

August 29 – Vernon, NY – Vernon Downs Raceway (on sale now, www.ticketmaster.com)

September 2 – Philadelphia, PA – Citizens Bank Park (on sale now, www.comcasttix.com)

September 3 – Philadelphia, PA – Citizens Bank Park (on sale now, www.comcasttix.com)

September 7 – Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field (on sale now, www.tickets.com)

September 8 – Chicago, IL – Wrigley Field (on sale now, www.tickets.com)

September 14 – Washington, DC – Nationals Park (on sale now, www.tickets.com)

September 19 – East Rutherford, NJ – MetLife Stadium (on sale now, www.ticketmaster.com)

September 21 – East Rutherford, NJ – MetLife Stadium (on sale now, www.ticketmaster.com)

September 22 – East Rutherford, NJ – MetLife Stadium (on sale now, www.ticketmaster.com)

Click here for the complete 2012 Tour Date List:


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Bruce Springsteen 2012-07-27 – Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – July 27, 2012 – Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s Wrecking Ball 2012 tour hits Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden. July 27, 2012.

This blog post gathers all the Bruce Springsteen concert info from this show. Including Set list details, reviews, press, photos, videos and more!

Feel free to contact and send any missing info (links to your reviews, photos etc)! Thanks

These concert specials gets updated every now and then.

2012 concert special list can be found here with update info.

Ticket:

Setlist & Videos:

 

Soundcheck:

Where The Bands Are (Video #1)
Drive All Night (Video #1)
Girls In Their Summer Clothes (Video #1)

Show:

1. Promised Land (full band) (Video #1 pro-shot) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5)
2. Prove It All Night
3. Cover Me (Video #1)
4. Something In The Night (Video #1) (Video #2)
5. My Love Will Not Let You Sown
6. We Take Care Of Our Own (Video #1)
7. Wrecking Ball (Video #1)
8. Death To My Hometown (Video #1) (Video #2)
9. My City Of Ruins (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3)
10. Spirit in the Night (Video #1) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4 clip)
11. GIRLS IN THEIR SUMMER CLOTHES* (Video #1)
12. Jack Of All Trades (Video #1)
13. Youngstown (Video #1 distorted)
14. Murder Incorporated
15. Johnny 99 (Video #1)
16. Working On The Highway (Video #1) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5)
17. Darlington County (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
18. Shackled and Drawn (Video #1 clip distorted) (Video #2)
19. Waiting on a Sunny Day (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3) (Video #4 clip) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7)
20. DRIVE ALL NIGHT* (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 superb!) (Video #4)
21. The Rising (Video #1 distorted)
22. Radio Nowhere (Video #1 ending clip) (Video #2)
23. Badlands (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip) (Video #4 starts with loud noise) (Video #5)

Encore:

24. We Are Alive (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #6 close-up intro)
25. Born In The USA (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
26. Born To Run (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6)
27. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)
28. 7 Nights To Rock (Video #1 distorted)
29. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
30. 10th Avenue Freeze-Out (Video #1) (Video #2)
31. Twist & Shout (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip)

*Tour Premiere

Other:

Video collection from Ullevi – Youtube

Another 25min video collection  – Youtube

Notes:

 

Brucebase entry: 2012-07-27 – ULLEVI, GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN

Bootleg status:

More info about Bruce Springsteen bootlegs on SPL: Wrecking Ball EU Tour Audio Recordings

Video status: See SPL’s 2012 Wrecking Ball Tour – DVD Bootleg List

 

Pre-show press:

 

Concert Photos:

Bruce Springsteen 2012-07-27 – Ullevi, Gothenburg, Sweden – expressen.se
Bruce Springsteen (Ullevi – Göteborg) – festivalphoto.net
Photos from Gotherburg concert – rockphotos.se
 

Concert Reviews & Other:

Bruce Springsteen På Ullevi special (Swedish) – expressen.se
”Extatisk, energisk och alldeles för lång” (Swedish) – svd.se
Bruce Springsteen Ullevi Aftonbladet Special (Swedish) – aftonbladet.se
Bruce Springsteen på Ullevi, recension och filmklipp (Swedish) – kulturbloggen.com
Magisk stämning med Bruce på Ullevi (Swedish) – hn.se

Bruce Springsteen Discussion/Forums:

The Official Gothenburg July 27th Night #1 EuroSetListVision thread – Greasylake
Gothenburg night one, 27th july setlist tread – SPL Messages
– Backstreets (BTX)

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