Story 1992-08-06 East Rutherford, NJ
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06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘57 Channels’:
‘‘1992 you see American cities….burning again….you reap what you sow…..”

06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘Leap of Faith’:
”Thank you, alright, tonight (cheers)….tonight….we’re all gonna get to become major picture stars (cheers)….because here in the great state of New Jersey, we are about to film….we’ll make a damn video of this next song….and you, that’s right, you are gonna be in it (cheers)(chuckles)….and so….if you’ve committed any major crimes….if the IRS or America’s Most Wanted is looking for you….if you’ve abandoned your wife and family in another state….or if you’re here tonight with somebody that you shouldn’t be….get down ! (cheers)….and Elvis, if you’re out there, lay low, we’re still looking for you (cheers)….ah, let’s do it….
(….) You’re naturals, you’re naturals (cheers)….”

06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘Human Touch’:
”Thank you (?)….I’d like to stop for a second and uh….do this next song…..uh…. for, uh….Jeff Porcaro, Jeff was, uh….drummed on the Human Touch lp and on many, many other great records…and he died yesterday in….Los Angeles…..he, uh….his spirit and his playing was…..was unique….he blessed my work and he blessed the work of many, many, many other people….and uh (cheers)….not only….and not only was he a great…. great drummer that he was….he was a really funny….and wonderful and soulful, soulful man….he was a good dad and uh….his playing, his talent, his spirit, his soul are gonna really….really, really be missed….Jeff, I miss you….this is for Susan and his family….”

06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘Glory Days’:
”Thank you….I’d like to thank Harry’s Dry Cleaning, the fastest goddamn dry cleaner on the East Coast….let’s do it !….”

06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘Leap of Faith’:
”Are you ready for the bouncing ball ?….alright….we’re gonna do something a little unusual, we’re gonna play a song we played earlier again because as we told you…. we’re doing, making a major motion picture here tonight (cheers)(chuckles)…. this is kinda like the (?) track, I guess, I don’t know….and look out for the bouncing ball and if you see it, look right into it so your mother and father can see you…..and just do something, uh….embarrassing (?)(chuckles)….”

06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘Thunder Road’:
”Thank you, thank you, thank you…..oh yeah….wanna thank everybody for coming down to the show tonight (cheers)….thank you….and uh…..been telling everybody I been doing this a long time and uh…..I appreciate all the support I’ve got from you over the years (cheers)…..it’s meant a lot to me , thank you……”

06.08.92 Meadowlands, NJ, intro to ‘Bobby Jean’:
”Bonus track, bonus track, bonus track…..for you….you die hards out there….alright …..(to the band : ”Gonna do ‘Bobby Jean”) ah, thanks for being in the video….here’s something little extra for you…..”

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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