Story 2002-11-14 Lexington, KY
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14.11.02 Lexington, KY, intro to ´Empty Sky´
´´Good evening….(?)….you will receive a gift before the night is over now (chuckles) special gifts for the people (?) ´Bruce, you the man´, thank you (chuckles)….(chuckles) thanks, glad to be here in Lexington…..a nice town you got here…..had a chance to walk around a little bit yesterday….anyway, uh, next couple of songs (?) little bit of quiet, I´d appreciate that, thank you, and then, uh, you´ll be encouraged to, uh, scream until you piss your pants (?)….that´s right, just two songs from now (chuckles)….´´

14.11.02 Lexington, KY, intro to ´Waitin´ On a Sunny Day´
´´It´s pants-pissing time…..´´

14.11.02 Lexington, KY, middle of ´Mary´s Place´
´´Are you ready for a house party ? (cheers) Kentucky style….we gotta bring out the violin, Soozie (Soozie plays) but if you´re gonna have a house party, the music has got to be raucous…..and you´ve got to get up off your ass…..it´s time !….well, I wanna introduce the greatest houseband in all the land, on the piano, Professor Roy Bittan.…on the violin and vocals, Sister Soozie Tyrell….on guitar, badabing ! Little Steven Van Zandt….on the bass guitar, Mr.Garry W.Tallent…..on the drums, the Mighty Max Weinberg….on the guitar, the great Nils Lofgren….on the organ, Brother Dan Federici…..to the far left of the stage, my personal savior, on guitar and vocals, Miss Patti Scialfa….are you ready ?….and last but not least….(?) honorary Kentucky (?)….that´s right, there was an honor bestowed up on you, C…..a few years back…..I wanna introduce to you the man, the Minister of soul….you wish you could be like him but you can´t, ladies and gentlemen, I´m sorry…. because there´s only one Clarence ´Big Man´ Clemons….´´

14.11.02 Lexington, KY, intro to ´Dancing in the Dark´
´´Professore (Roy plays a bit of the Call To The Post) they´re off !…..´´

14.11.02 Lexington, KY, intro to ´My City of Ruins´
´´Thank you….thanks a lot…..I wanna thank everybody for coming out to the show tonight, thank you very much……we appreciate your support (?) Kentucky…..we got some friends in the hall tonight, some folks from God´s Pantry, it´s the 55 of God´s Pantry, foodbanks here in the area dedicated to reducing hunger, providing nutritional education (?) in central and eastern Kentucky….last year they distributed more than seven million pounds of food and with your one-dollar donation they can provide 10-dollars´ worth of food to somebody who needs it….so they´ll be out in the hall on your way out, please stop by and give ´em, uh, some support and, uh, check out what they´re doing, this is for God´s Pantry here in Lexington, Kentucky….´´

14.11.02 Lexington, KY, intro to ´Ramrod´
´´It is time to piss your pants, are you ready ? (cheers) then let´s roadhouse on out of here !….
(….) Stevie….I believe these people are over-excited and it´s time to go home…..I believe it is time to return to the hotel and watch pornographic films…..I think it´s quitting time, Stevie….they´re tired, they´ve had it….then, Stevie, what I wanna know is what time is it ? …(Steve: ´It´s, uh….Boss-time´)….´´

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