Story 1999-06-02 Paris, France
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02.06.99 Paris, France, middle of ´Tenth Avenue Freeze Out´
´´Let´s see who´s on Tenth Avenue tonight….come on, Roy, play it (Roy plays) Professor Roy Bittan on the piano….play it, Steve (Steve plays) Stevie Van Zandt on the guitar….come on, Garry (Garry plays) Mr.Garry Tallent on the bass guitar….come on Max (Max plays)…. Mighty Max Weinberg….international television star on the drums….come on, Nils (Nils plays) Nils Lofgren on the guitar….I need that spirit now….oh, come on, Danny, come on, Dan (Dan plays)….oh, that´s right….oh, that´s right…..I´m starting to feel good now….but wait a minute, wait a minute….now I know, I know that…..brunettes are fine, blondes are fun but when it comes to getting a dirty job done, I need a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) I´ve got to find myself a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh yeah I’m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh yes, I need it now (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, in the midnight hour now (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) early in the morning, girl (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) ooh, in the afternoon (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) come on, baby (Patti sings a bit of ´As Long As I Can Be With You’) Miss Patti Scialfa on the guitar and vocals….alright….now qui j´ai oublie ?….qui j´ai oublie ?….qui j´ai oublie ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….say what ?….´´

02.06.99 Paris, France, middle of ´Light of Day´
´´Paris !….Paris !….and everywhere I’ve gone, I’ve seen people that are lost in confusion… I´ve seen people that are lost and downhearted….I´ve seen people disspirited….I´ve seen people dispossessed….I know you´ve been analyzed, downsized, stigmatised, faactionalised, fractionalised, retropsychedelicized….and I´m here tonight with a purpose….I´m here tonight in your beautiful city with a purpose….I´m here tonight, we´re not here tonight on a casual visit, we´re not here on a vacation, we´re not here to take in the lovely sights….I´m here tonight with a purpose….and what I want you to know is if your heart´s, if your heart´s
running on empty, I want you to pull on up to the pump tonight because we´re selling high-test supreme….I wanna tell you that if your soul, if your soul, if your soul is bankrupt…..if your soul is bankrupt, I want to tell you we´re here tonight to lift that debt up off you, to lift that debt up off you and to set you…..free in the morning….free in the morning….free in the morning….I want to resuscitate you, I want to reindoctrinate you, I want to rededicate you, I want to regenerate you, I want to re-educate you, I want to reliberate you with the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power …..the mystery…the ministry of rock and roll !….can I get a witness ?….can I get a witness ? ….can I get a witness ?….can I get a witness ?….I wanna tell you I know you´ve got your problems, stocks up, bonds down, mortality, mortality rears its ugly head….the Good Book says, Chapter one, Verse one: ´Louie, Louie, oh-oh, we´ve all got to go´ but I wanna let you know that I, I wanna let you know that I can´t, I can´t, I can´t, I can´t, I can´t, I can´t, I can´t,
I can´t promise you life everlasting but I can promise you life ….right now !….and all you´ve got to do is say….´I´….´´

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