Story 1978-11-28 Madison, WI

28.11.78 Madison, WI, intro to “Darkness on the Edge of Town”
“(?) all you guys are standing, we’re gonna be playing all night long, it’s a real long show (?) ‘cause you’re standing in everybody’s way and stuff (?) find your seats ‘cause we’re gonna be here a long time, alright? (?)…alright, this is…take you on a ride to the darkness on the edge of town…”

28.11.78 Madison, WI, intro to “Independence Day”
“This is, uh…this next song I wrote about…I guess two years ago… it’s sort of a new song, we haven’t played it…it was gonna be on the “Darkness”-album and it was sort of the flipside to…”Adam Raised a Cain,” this is called “Independence Day”…”

28.11.78 Madison, WI, intro to “The Promised Land”
“It’s too big, it’s the wrong key…get the little one…this is the kind you get in your Christmas stocking (chuckles)…(?)…”Promised Land”…”

28.11.78 Madison, WI, intro to “Prove It All Night”
“You can’t just prove it once, you gotta prove it all night…”

28.11.78 Madison, WI, after “Jungleland”
“We’re gonna take a twenty-minute break, then we’ll be back to do another set for you, ok? (crowd cheers) we’ll be back in twenty minutes to do another set (crowd cheers)…”

28.11.78 Madison, WI, intro to “Fire” (following “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town”)
“Merry Christmas, everybody, happy New Year (crowd cheers) this song, this is, uh…called “Fire”…”

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