Story 1995-04-05 New York City, NY
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05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Secret Garden´
´´(?) you guys work for Columbia ? yes ? no ? no ?….I was gonna tell Tommy to give everybody a raise who´s here (?) ´Give these people a raise´ (chuckles)….we´re gonna do a few things that we´re….supposed to do, then we´ll do some things that we´re….gonna do (chuckles)….´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Blood Brothers´
´´We´re gonna start in a mellow mood (chuckles)….we haven´t played these much, alright (chuckles)….´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´This Hard Land´
´´(?)….there was an Italian guy and an Irish guy….they were sitting next to each other in a bar ….and the Irish guy says ´Italians are so stupid´….goes on and on…..(?) ´What do you mean we´re so stupid ?´, ´You´re so stupid´, he says ´Oh yeah ?´, he says ´I bet you (?) I bet you you´re so stupid you don´t even know what Easter is´….they put the money down on the bar (?) Italian gets up on the bar….´Easter is when…..´ is the scenery done so I don´t have to end this joke ? (chuckles) alright, ´Easter is when Jesus Christ…..´ crowd gathers around, uh, ´rises from the dead….rolls away the stone….and if he sees his shadow´….(Max gives a little drumroll) thank you, Max….I did that joke just on ´David Letterman´, went over much better but, uh…..you´ll see it on 11.30 tonight…..´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Murder Incorporated´
´´Alright, Nils is gonna take the first solo on this song…..(the band has to wait for the camera crew to do some changes etc.)….(Bruce sings a verse of ´I´m Turning Into Elvis´)….are they ready yet or do we do another verse ? (chuckles) alright…..this will come in segments during the night (chuckles)….´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Two Hearts´
´´(?)(sings another verse of ´I´m Turning Into Elvis´)….More, more will follow, we´re writing it as we go….´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Blood Brothers´ # 2
´´(?) alright, is everybody back ?….(sings yet another piece of ´I´m Turning Into Elvis´)…. alright, we got a couple of these things they want us to do again and…..and we´ll roll on and we´ll roll on (chuckles)…..´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´This Hard Land´ # 2
´´Where are you people actually from ? New Yorkers ? (cheers) New Jerseyans ? (cheers) alright, alright (?)….´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Bobby Jean´
´´(someone yells ´She´s the One´) ´She´s the One´ (?) we might be able to do that one, we´ll see (people are yelling out requests) huh ?….that´s tricky (?)….huh ? (someone: ´Born to Run´) oh no, we wouldn´t be able to do that one (chuckles)….(plays a part of ´Blinded by the Light´ on his guitar and says to Steve: ´Blinded by the Light´)….I don´t know if anybody remembers it…..alright, let´s try this…..key of ´E´, right ?….here´s a test for the Big Man (?) (cheers) oh, these guys are showing great faith down there (bigger cheer) wouldn´t it be bad if you blew it ?….alright, I´ll match that gentleman, no, I can´t bet against my man (chuckles) ….´´

05.04.95 New York City, NY, intro to ´Thunder Road´
´´We wanna thank all you guys for coming out tonight…..wherever the fuck you came from ….I didn´t get a straight answer to that one, alright (chuckles)(?)….´´

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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