Story 2007-10-30 Los Angeles, CA

30.10.07 Los Angeles, CA, intro to ´´Radio Nowhere´´
´´Happy Halloween Eve, is there anybody alive out there? (crowd cheers) is there anybody alive out there? (crowd cheers)….´´

30.10.07 Los Angeles, CA, intro to ´´Magic´´
´´Thank you, thank you….happy Halloween Eve, hello, Los Angeles (crowd cheers) good to be here at Sports Arena….here´s the title song….from our smash album….this is, uh, about living through a time when….you see the truth twisted till it´s made to seem like a lie and lies twisted till they seem like the truth….and everybody dancing to it….so this isn´t about magic, it´s about tricks….´´

30.10.07 Los Angeles, CA, intro to ´´Livin´ In The Future´´
´´Good evening, Los Angeles! (crowd cheers) we´re so glad to be here in your beautiful city tonight….this is a song called ´Livin´ In The Future´….but it´s about what´s happening now, right now…. it´s about how along with all the things that we love about America and the place that we come from and our homes, over the past six years we´ve had to add to the American picture things like rendition and illegal wiretapping and the rolling-back of civil liberties….and no Habeas Corpus or right to defend yourself against charges in court….we´ve seen one of our most culturally important American cities get washed away….and because of the color of your skin or your circumstances or your religion, you may feel that a lot of these things don´t directly affect your life but these things are all an attack on our Constitution, which means they´re an attack on our selves (crowd cheers) and on our very Americans so…. this is a song about sleeping through things that shouldn´t have happened here but have happened here and tonight we´re gonna do something about it….we´re gonna sing about it ….´cause we´re musicians (chuckles) but that´s a start and the rest is up to us so….´´

30.10.07 Los Angeles, CA, intro to ´´Town Called Heartbreak´´
´´Alright, we need some woman power….´´

30.10.07 Los Angeles, CA, intro to ´´Girls In Their Summer Clothes´´
´´Thank you….thank you so much, I wanna thank everybody for coming out to the show the past two nights….we´ve had incredible audiences here at the fabulous Sports Arena….oh man ….just a great, great couple of nights, we thank you, thank you very much….a great audience ….woo!….alright, we´re gonna send this one out to our friends aat the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank….last year the L.A Regional Foodbank distributed 38 million pounds of food through a network of 900….food pantries and soup kitchens in Los Angeles County, they´re out there on the frontlines helping the struggling citizens of Los Angeles County….if you see them on your way out, please stop and give them a hand, they could use your time and your support…..this is for the Los Angeles Regional Foodbank….and for all the California girls (crowd cheers) and one New Jersey girl….alright, tempo, Max, tempo….´´

30.10.07 Los Angeles, CA, intro to ´´Kitty´s Back´´
´´Alright….we got a little Halloween special for Los Angeles….let´s see if we get through it ….´´

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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