Story 1999-06-13 Leipzig, Germany
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13.06.99 Leipzig, Germany, middle of ´Tenth Avenue Freeze Out´
‘‘Let´s see who´s on 10th Avenue tonight….Come on, Roy, play it a little bit (Roy plays) Professor Roy Bittan on the piano….come on, Steve (Steve plays a bit of ´Soul Man´) Soul Man, Little Steven on the guitar….come on Garry (Garry plays) Mr.Garry Tallent on the bass….come on Max (Max plays) Mighty Max Weinberg on the drums….come on, Nils (Nils plays) Nils Lofgren on the guitar….now I feel a spirit….oh, come on, Danny, now, little bit (Danny plays) Danny Federici on the organ….but sometimes, sometimes I feel so lonely now….because everybody needs somebody, everybody wants somebody to love, everybody needs somebody, everybody wants somebody to love, everybody needs somebody, everybody wants somebody to love….let me think a minute, let me think a minute, let me think a minute, let me think a minute….brunettes are fine, blondes are fun but when it comes to getting a dirty job done, I need a red headed woman….I need a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, man, I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) yes, man, I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) oh, in the midnight hour (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) in the morning (crowd: ‘Red headed woman’) way in the evening (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) I said I´m looking for a (crowd : ‘Red headed woman’) come on (Patti sings a bit of ´As Long As I Can Be With You’) Miss Patti Scialfa on the guitar and vocals….I got to testify to my love tonight, ladies and gentlemen….woh ! (chuckles)….habe Ich jemand vergessen ? ….huh ? habe Ich jemand vergessen ?….(?)….who ?….who ?….who ?….who ?….who ?…. who ?….who ?….who ? ….who ?….who ?…”

13.06.99 Leipzig, Germany, middle of ´Light of Day´
‘‘Leipzig !….(?)…but everywhere I’ve gone, I’ve seen people downhearted, disspirited, disgusted, confused….lost in the wilderness….lost in loneliness….lost in bitterness….lost in fatalism….lost in cynicism….they´ve been analyzed, downsized, stigmatised, fractionalised, retropsychedelicized but I´m here tonight to let you know that if your soul´s got bad credit, it´s good here….if your heart´s running on empty, come on, we´re gonna fill it up….if your spirit´s bankrupt, gonna lift that debt up off you, lift that debt up off you, lift that debt up off you and set you free in the morning….how am I gonna do that ?….how am I gonna do that ?….how am I gonna do that ?….I´m gonna resuscitate you, re-educate you, regenerate you, reconfiscate you, reindoctrinate you, rededicate you, reliberate you with the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the power, the promise, the majesty, the mystery…with the ministry of rock and roll !….now, 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’….”

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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