Story 2002-10-24 Stockholm, Sweden
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24.10.02 Stockholm, Sweden, intro to ´Mary´s Place´
´´Steve…..Steve…..where´d he go ?….I think he´s having an international problem…..but in the meantime…..what I wanna know is….are you ready ?…..
(….) Are you ready for a house party ? (cheers) man, it´s….it´s hard to have a house party when everybody´s not here….Steve !…..Steve !….(?) the man is back !…..the man has returned (chuckles)….now I can introduce the band, couldn´t introduce the band before….
´cause if you´re gonna have a house party, the music has got to be raucous….and so I wanna introduce on the piano, Professor Roy Bittan…on the violin and vocals, out of New York City, Sister Soozie Tyrell….on the guitar….Little Steven, ´Up from Little Steven´s Underground´….rock on, Brother ! (chuckles)….on the bass, Mr.Garry W.Tallent ….on the drums, the man that brings the power hour after hour night after night, the Mighty, Mighty, Mighty Max Weinberg….on the guitar, the great Nils Lofgren….on the organ, Brother Dan Federici…..on guitar and vocals, Miss Natural Viagra, the First Lady of Love, Miss Patti Scialfa…..save me, baby !…..and last but not least….king of the world ….Minister of soul….honorary Swedish person….on the saxophone, are you ready to rumble ?….gimme a C-L-A-R-E-N-C-E, what´s that spell ?….what´s that spell ?….what does that spell ?….Clarence ´Big Man´ Clemons on the saxophone….´´

24.10.02 Stockholm, Sweden, intro to ´Incident on 57th Street´
´´Well, this was a request, a guy with the sign over there (?) a good sign, easily read (chuckles) ok, see what we got here…..well, I promised this guy I´d do this other one so (chuckles) but, uh….here we go….´´

24.10.02 Stockholm, Sweden, intro to ´´For You´
´´Thank you…..that´s one for that fellow, so, uh, now I´ll, I´ll get the one for this guy up here….this is for my friend in the balcony there (someone yells) alright, hold on, brother man….wait a minute….singers, let´s have some singers on this one, this is for you, buddy ….´´

24.10.02 Stockholm, Sweden, middle of ´Ramrod´
´´Stevie….I do believe it´s quitting time….Stevie, I do believe it´s going home time…. Stevie….I do believe it is beddy-by time….Stevie, I do believe it´s time to go back to the hotel and watch pornographic movies…..(Steve: ´Oh no it ain´t´) well, then, Stevie, what, what I want to know is what, what, what time is it ?….(Steve: ´It´s Boss-time´)….´´

24.10.02 Stockholm, Sweden, intro to ´Born in the U.S.A´
´´Thank you…..want to, uh….thank everybody for coming out to the show tonight, thank you so much….it´s always a pleasure to come back to Stockholm and uh….I just wanna thank you for supporting us over the years and…..gonna do, uh….I wrote this next song 20 years ago, I guess, almost, about the Vietnam War, gonna do it tonight as a prayer for peace….´´

24.10.02 Stockholm, Sweden, intro to ´Thunder Road´
´´One more for our young fans down in front…..this is for you….´´

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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