Bruce Springsteen 2012-05-02 – Prudential Center, Newark, NJ

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – May 2, 2012 – Prudential Center, Newark, NJ, USA

 

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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band concert special from the Prudential Center, Newark, NJ (May, 2) 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:

1. No Surrender (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
2. We Take Care Of Our Own
3. Wrecking Ball
4. Badlands (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
5. Death to My Hometown (Video #1)
6. My City of Ruins (Video #1)
7. Bishop Danced* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4) (Video #5) (Video #6) (Video #7) (Video #8) (Video #9)
8. It’s Hard To Be a Saint In The City* (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
9. Jack Of All Trades (Video #1)
10. Candy’s Room (Video #1)
11. She’s The One (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3)
12. Shackled and Drawn (Video #1) (Video #2)
13. Waiting on a Sunny Day (Video #1) (Video #2)
14. The Promised Land (Video #1) (Video #2)
15. Talk to Me (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
16. Apollo Medley (Video #1)
17. The Rising (Video #1) (Video #1 + Lonesome Day)
18. Lonesome Day (Video #1)
19. We Are Alive (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
20. Land of Hope and Dreams (Video #1)

Encore:

21. The Weight* (The Band cover) (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) (Video #15)
22. Rocky Ground
23. Born to Run (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4 + DITD)
24. Dancing In The Dark (Video #1) (Video #2)
25. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight) (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3) (Video #4)
26. 10th Avenue Freeze-Out (Video #1) (Video #2) (Video #3 clip)
*Tour premiere

Other:

Notes:

- “The Weight” is a song written by Robbie Robertson. It was released by The Band as Capitol Records single 2269 in 1968, and appeared one week later on the group’s debut album Music from Big Pink.

- Bishop Danced played for the first time since 1973.

 

Brucebase entry: 2012-05-02 – PRUDENTIAL CENTER, NEWARK, NJ
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 to rock ‘The Rock’ in Newark on Wednesday – NJ.com

Photos:

 

Reviews:

Concert Review – Prudential Center, NJ May 2 – legendsofspringsteen.com

Discussion/Forums

- Greasylake
Bruce will Own a Piece of the Rock, Newark Setlist Thread - SPL Messages
Official NEWARK Set List Thread  – Backstreets (BTX)