2016-05-27 Croke Park, Dublin, Ireland

Local Start Time 19:22 / End Time 22:47

Info & Setlist | Venue

The first of two shows at Dublin's historic Croke Park, which has a capacity of over 80,000 for concerts. The show opens with "Darkness On The Edge Of Town", not the first time this has occurred; it also opened shows on September 15, 1978 in New York City and August 9, 1999 at the Meadowlands. First "Cadillac Ranch" of the European leg. Sign requests for "It's Hard To Be A Saint In The City" and tour premieres "Back In Your Arms" and "Lost In The Flood". Excluding album shows, tonight is the first time since 1975 that Greetings songs "It's Hard To Be A Saint In The City", "Lost In The Flood", and "Spirit In The Night" have been played in the same set. Show also includes "Roulette", "Death To My Hometown", the 650th live performance of "The River", and "Jungleland", the latter for the first time this leg. The show ends with a solo acoustic performance of "This Hard Land". First ever performances in Ireland for "Roulette", "It's Hard To Be A Saint In The City", "Back In Your Arms", "Crush On You", and "Lost In The Flood". Extensive soundcheck includes several attempts of Them's "Here Comes The Night", which has been soundchecked in the past, but never played in concert.

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