Story 1999-06-26 Copenhagen, Denmark
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26.06.99 Copenhagen, Denmark, middle of ‘Tenth Avenue Freeze Out’:
”Max…..Shake that thing, baby….I’m filled with the spirit….I can feel a spirit now…… I feel it coming on me…..there’s nothing I can do about it…..it’s the spirit of…..the ghost of…..I can feel the spirit of…..the ghost…..Tom Jones (cheers)(chuckles)….. wait a minute, band, hit me now !…..I’m feeling a little unusual tonight…..must be all this rain….come on (sings ‘It’s Alright’) I’m just singing……singing in the rain now….. I’m just singing…..singing in the rain now…..raindrops keep falling on my head now….. I said raindrops keep falling on my head now…..I said raindrops are falling on my head now…..I’m gonna chase those clouds away….oh, but maybe not today (chuckles)(laughter)….but we’re gonna get it tomorrow (laughs)…let’s see who’s on Tenth Avenue in the rain, on a rainy night…..let’s see who’s on Tenth Avenue on a rainy night…..I think I see the Professor with his hat on, with his rain hat on, come on Roy (Roy plays)….come on everybody, Professor Roy Bittan on the piano (cheers)….. Come on play it Steve (Steve plays a bit of ‘Sunshine of Your Love’)….he needs a little sunshine on his love…..Little Steven Van Zandt on the guitar (cheers)….alright….. I don’t know what….the man, (?) listen to the man with the sign…..is that, is that a request ?…..is that a request ?….Mr Garry Tallent (Garry plays)…..we got a request (laughs)….(Garry plays ‘Fire’) (laughs) (sings a bit of ‘Fire’)…..Mr.Garry Tallent on the bass (cheers)….alright….come on, Nils, play that guitar now (Nils plays ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’) ….the band has lost their minds up here, ladies and gentlemen, I’m not responsible (laughs)….come on Max, play a little bit (Max plays)….ok, Danny, I’m….. I’m getting afraid but let’s see what happens now (laughs) (Danny plays ‘Green Onions’) Phantom Dan Federici on the organ., Mighty Max Weinberg on the drums….. oh, my Lord….the rain has gone into their brains…..but sometimes when it’s raining….. that’s when I get so lonely….I feel so lonely now…..and I start thinking…..now through much past experience I’ve learned a lesson…..and I’ve got to say (sings ‘Red Headed Woman’) come on (Patti sings ‘Rumble Doll’) ….Miss Patti Scialfa on the guitar and vocals….I got to testify to my baby….oh, alright….that’s about everybody I guess…..(?) …..Big…..who ?…..”

26.06.99 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to ‘Where the Bands Are’:
”Where’s my guitar ?…..I wanna be…..I wanna be….I wanna be where the band is…..”

26.06.99 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to ‘Stand On It’:
”Now that we’re all warmed up, we can start the show…..you can’t get any wetter out there, right ? (cheers)…..”

26.06.99 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to ‘Land of Hope and Dreams’:
”Thank you…..like to say….(thanks the audience in Danish) (cheers) ….thanks for coming down to the show tonight and standing out there in that rain…..this is kind of…. these are special concerts for us, they´re sort of a rebirth, rededication of our band and of our commitment to serve you …..hope we did that well tonight (cheers)…..oh….. people speak (laughs)….and uh….in that spirit we’d like to leave you with something new, this is called Land of Hope and Dreams…..Vi älskar (chuckles)…..”

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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