Story 1993-03-31 Glasgow, Scotland
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31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, intro to ´This Hard Land´
´´Thanks, this is a song that I….I wrote a while but I never recorded it, should have recorded it….wrote it back, I think, around ´80, ´84 or ´85….gonna do this for all the, uh ….fanatics out there (chuckles)(cheers) oh, that many fanatics, I would´ve come sooner if I had known….(?)….this is a song called ´This Hard Land´….”

31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, intro to ´Lucky Town´
´´Oh, gonna do this, uh, gonna be on ´Top of the Pops´ tomorrow night (chuckles)….flash your best smile….”

31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, intro to ´Atlantic City´
´´Here´s a song about….about running out of choices…..”

31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, intro to ´If I Should Fall Behind´
´´I´m gonna do this is for the Stark family, glad to meet youse….”

31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, intro to ´Leap of Faith´
´´Alright….this is a song about love….oh Lord….still popular after all these years ? (cheers)….but you can´t get it without faith, that´s right…..because you´re scared all the time, ain´t that right ? (cheers) ´cause love is scary, yes, yes it is (chuckles)….”

31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, middle of ´Light of Day´
´´I drove thousands of miles just to get here tonight….I drove all across the United States just to get here tonight….I got on a big airplane, started flying across the ocean to be here tonight….the airplane crashed in the middle of the ocean…..I had to get outta the airplane, get in the life raft…..I started paddling the life raft….some sharks started coming up around me….they bit the life raft, the life raft started sinking….I grabbed a hold of a big old whale ….I said ´I got to get to Glasgow´….´You got to take me to Glasgow´….I rode that big old whale right up the River Clyde….I got off on the banks….I said ´Can you tell me….can you tell me….can you tell me…..where I can get some haggis tonight ?´….I said I´ve come a long way because….I know you´re downhearted….I know you´re disappointed….I know you´re depressed out there….I know there´s 57 fucking channels and nothing on…..and what I wanna know is….what I need to know is….is there anybody alive out there ? (cheers)….”

31.03.93 Glasgow, Scotland, intro to ´Glory Days´
´´Alright, well, we´re all warmed up now….come on let´s do it….
(….) Alright, you wild Glasgowigians….shake your hands in the air….like you just don´t care….show the person next to you your underwear….alright, let´s rock that thing…..”

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