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Bruce Springsteen 2013-04-29 Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band – April 29, 2013 – Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway

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Bruce Springsteen and The E Street band continues their 2013 Wrecking Ball tour in Europe.

Brucetapes “Wrecking Ball Tour Blog” collects concert details from Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway concert. Articles, set list, videos, reviews, photos, and other info.

Concert setlist doesn’t get updated in real-time. If you wish to follow live updates: See the discussion/fan forums list at the bottom of this blog post for the setlist following!

Ticket & Poster:

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Setlist & Videos:

 

Soundcheck:

Spirit In The Night (Acoustic)
Better Days (Video #1 – 8 second clip)
Spirit In The Night
We Take Care Of Our Own (Video #1) (Video #2 clip pro-shot)
Follow That Dream
Two Hearts

Acoustic Solo Pre-Concert:

This Hard Land (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
ALL THAT HEAVEN WILL ALLOW* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
THE FEVER* (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6 great audio) (Video #7)
Growing Up (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)

*Tour Premiere

Concert:

1. MY KIND OF TOWN* (Steven Van Zandt) (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 pro-shot) (Video #3)
2. Two Hearts (Video #1) (Video #2)
3. No Surrender (Video #1 clip) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3)
4. Badlands (Video #1)
5. Better Days (Video #1) (Video #2 nice)
6. We Take Care Of Our Own (Video #1 clip)
7. Wrecking Ball (Video #1)
8. Death to My Hometown
9. Hungry Heart (Video #1) (Video #2 short clip) (Video #3 short clip) (Video #4 clip) (Video #5 clip)
10. Spirit In The Night (Video #1 short clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
11. E Street Shuffle (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)
12. FOLLOW THAT DREAM* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 nice!) (Video #4) (Video #5 dubbed) (Video #6) (Video #7 nice)
13. The River (Video #1 clip) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6)
14. Prove It All Night (’78 guitar intro) (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 nice!)
15. She’s The One
16. Pay Me My Money Down (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5 clip) (Video #6 clip) (Video #7) (Video #8 clip) (Video #9 clip)
17. Darlington County (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip)
18. Shackled & Drawn (Video #1)
19. Waitin’ On a Sunny Day (Video #1) (Video #2 short clip with a kid)
20. The Rising (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)
21. Lonesome Day
22. Thunder Road (Video #1) (Video #2)

Encore:

23. For You (solo piano) (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
24. Born In The USA (Video #1)
25. Born To Run (Video #1) (Video #2 clip) (Video #3)
26. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2)
27. Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out (Video #1) (Video #2 clip)

10:30pm

7:45 – 10:30 = 2 hours 45 min for main set.

Full audio:

*Tour Premiere

Notes:

– “”My Kind of Town” or “My Kind of Town (Chicago Is)” is a popular song composed by Jimmy Van Heusen, with lyrics by Sammy Cahn. It was originally part of the musical score for Robin and the 7 Hoods, a 1964 musical film starring several members of the Rat Pack. It was nominated for the 1964 Academy Award for Best Original Song but lost to “Chim Chim Cher-ee” from Mary Poppins. Although the song predated the Grammy Award Best Original Song for a Motion Picture category, the entire score was nominated for the 1964 Grammy Award in the category Best Original Score Written for A Motion Picture, but it lost to the eponymously titled Mary Poppins score.”

“Frank Sinatra recorded several versions which have appeared on many of his albums. Also, many artists have performed the song as a tribute to Sinatra in posthumous tribute albums. In addition, the song had been recorded by many other artists prior to Sinatra’s death. The lyrics, which praise the city of Chicago for its people and institutions, repeat the phrase My Kind of Town several times, usually in a line that says “My kind of town, Chicago is””. – Wikipedia

Steve Van Zandt returns to the tour after missing the Australian leg while filming Lilyhammer. – Brucebase

Follow That Dream – “Originally by Elvis Presley, from his 1962 EP Follow That Dream. Written by Fred Wise and Ben Weisman. Totally rearranged by Bruce Springsteen: originally faster, Bruce slows it down giving it a dramatic pace. Also lyrics are partially different.

Premiered during The River tour on 19 Apr 1981 at the Palais Des Sports, Paris, France. It was the opener of the show. Played 25 times during that tour. Played 11 time during the Born In The USA tour. Later played on 13 Oct 1986 at the Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View, CA, during an acoustic evening to benefit The Bridge School. Sound-checked during the Tunnel Of Love Express tour on 15 Apr 1988 at F. Erwin Center, Austin, TX, and played only once during that tour on the request of a fan on 14 Jul 1988 at St. Jakob Stadium, Basel, Switzerland.

Later played 6 times during the Human Touch tour in 1992 and on 26 Jun 1993 at Madison Square Garden, New York City, NY, for a Kristen Ann Carr Fund Benefit Concert. Sound-checked during The Reunion Tour on 01 May 1999 at Manchester Evening News Arena, Manchester, England, and played on 18 Mar 2000 at Pyramid Arena, Memphis, TN. Played only once during The Rising Tour on 28 Jun 2003 at Stadio Guiseppe Meazza, Milan, Italy. Also sound-checked prior to that show.” – Springsteenlyrics.com

Brucebase entry for this concert: 2013-04-29 – TELENOR ARENA, OSLO, NORWAY

 

Other:

Some guides you might find useful:

How to download YouTube videos – Guide for downloading videos from Youtube for free.

How to upload videos to Youtube and name them properly – Please read while uploading videos to YouTube, thanks! Naming videos properly helps fans to find videos from the concerts they went… :)

Pre-show press and other stuff to read before the concert:

Collection of interesting (and recent) blog posts and articles. Not all are related to the upcoming concert. Keeping you entertained, while waiting the concert to begin (or the setlist threads on fan forums).

 

Recording concerts with a mobile phone – Which one should I get? – brucetapes.com

Bruce Springsteen Elected to American Academy of Arts & Sciences – ultimateclassicrock.com

Christie Delivers Ode to Bruce Springsteen: ‘We’ve Got Bruce, He’s Ours’ – weeklystandard.com

Rock & Roll High School: Steven Van Zandt Helps Bring Music To The Classroom – news.radio.com

Must Listen: Bob Dylan Performed Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Dancing In The Dark’ In 1990 – uproxx.com

Sparks Fly On E Street: Bruce Springsteen, “Gloria’s Eyes” (1992) – somethingelsereviews.com

Tom Morello Calls Springsteen Tour ‘A Great Challenge,’ Starts New Nightwatchman Album – kroq.cbslocal.com

Nils Lofgren Youngstown Solo Guitar Lesson – youtube.com

Yet Another Springsteen Book, This Time In the Boss’ Own Words – blogs.houstonpress.com

Beginner’s Guide to ‘Doing’ Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Live – burgersandbruce.com

Today: Bruce Springsteen released We shall overcome – The Seeger Sessions in 2006 – johannasvisions.com

Covers of Racing in the streets by Bruce Springsteen – johannasvisions.com

Unreleased – Bruce Springsteen – Protection – johannasvisions.com

Toms River Band to Open for Bruce Springsteen in London – 1057thehawk.com

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN | STATE TROOPER (TRENTEMØLLER MIX) (Listen audio) – feelmybicep.com

The Crimes of Bruce Springsteen – criminalelement.com

Ten Best Things of Bruce Springsteen’s Australian Tour – brucetour.blogspot.com

TRACK LIFE: Bruce Springsteen – “The River” – screeninvasion.com

Bruce Springsteen Live 1975-85 5 LPs Box set Vinyl – vinylgrimes.com

Roy Bittan talks Springsteen, The E Street Band: the Rockol Interview – rockol.com

Madonna, Bruce Springsteen, Roger Waters & Lionel Richie Up For Billboard Music Awards – vintagevinylnews.com

Bruce Springsteen – Into The Fire. – cristimoise.wordpress.com

Bruce Springsteen’s 1984 surprise show at the Village in Lancaster

Steel Mill Concert Poster from 1970 – Bruce Springsteen with Ike & Tina Turner – Youtube

Smashed by Springsteen’s Wrecking Ball – watoday.com.au

«Little Steven» blir sliten av Springsteens maratonkonserter (Click here for an English translation) – dagbladet.no

«The Boss» har landet (Click here for an English translation) – moss-avis.no

Bruce Springsteen (Airport video “interview”) – dbtv.no

Steven Van Zandt (Airport video “interview”) – dbtv.no

Derfor elsker vi Springsteen (Click here for an English translation) – vg.no

Her ankommer «The Boss» den hemmelige bandøvinga (Click here for an English translation) – dagbladet.no

 

 

Reviews & Other:

Notes from the road: Oslo, Night #1 – brucespringsteen.net

 

Photos:

Bruce and ESB Telenor Arena Oslo, Norway – April 29, 2013 – Facebook (Bruce Springsteen News)
 

Bruce Springsteen Fan Discussion/Forums:

The Official Oslo April 29th EuroSetListVision thread – Greasylake
TELENOR ARENA, OSLO, NORWAY opening night Euro leg 2013 Wrecking Ball tour setlist thread – SPL Messages
The Official Oslo Night 1 Set List Thread – Backstreets (BTX)

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