Story 2007-12-08 Copenhagen, Denmark

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to “Radio Nowhere”
“(?) is there anybody alive out there? (crowd cheers)…”

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to “Magic”
“Good evening (crowd cheers)(speaks Danish)(crowd cheers) (speaks Danish) it´s good to see you…alright, this is a song called “Magic,” this is, uh…where we, uh…where we come from, we´ve seen…six years of truth getting twisted till it sounds like a lie and lies get twisted till they sound like the truth and the wheel of history turning ´round and ´round (crowd cheers) it´s been a great tragedy back at home and, uh, that´s why this isn´t about magic, it´s, uh, it´s really all about tricks…”

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to “Livin´ in the Future”
“That´s right…hello, Kopenhavn! (crowd cheers) I´m so glad to be here in your beautiful city tonight (crowd cheers) that´s right!…oh, that´s right, this is a song called “Livin´ in the Future”…but it´s about what´s happening now…back in the U.S…how along with all the things that we love about where we come from, we´ve had to live adding to the American picture things like rendition and illegal wiretapping and the rolling-back of civil liberties and no Habeas Corpus – the right to defend yourself against charges in court – these have all been attacks on our Constitution and this is a song about sleeping through changes that you never thought that would happen at your home but have happened…so the mighty E Street Band is here tonight to do something about it! (crowd cheers) we´ve been trying to think of things, all, all Europeans should vote in the American election, we´ve decided that, that´s right (chuckles) (crowd cheers) it´s everybody´s ass! (crowd cheers) so let´s sing about it, Max!…”

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to “I´ll Work for Your Love”
“Do we have any lovers in the house? (crowd cheers) do you believe in love? (crowd cheers) do you believe in love? (crowd cheers) one more time: do you believe in love? (crowd cheers)…”

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to “The River”
“(?) this for a friend of mine…”

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, intro to “Girls in Their Summer Clothes”
“Oh yeah…I wanna thank everybody for coming out to the show tonight, thank you (crowd cheers) we´ve been coming here a long time and we deeply appreciate your support for our music over all the years and, uh, we´ll be coming back in June (crowd cheers) a big outside party, alright…but until then, this is gonna have to hold us till summer, this is, uh, (says “this is to all the Danish girls” in Danish)…kvinner, let me hear you (crowd cheers) kvinner! (crowd cheers) kvinner! (crowd cheers) kvinner! (crowd cheers) kvinner! (crowd cheers)(chuckles)…”

08.12.07 Copenhagen, Denmark, middle of “American Land”
“Mr. Garry W.Tallent (crowd cheers) Little Steven (crowd cheers) Sister Soozie Tyrell (crowd cheers) the mighty, mighty, Mighty Max Weinberg (crowd cheers) Professor Roy Bittan (crowd cheers) sitting in for Dan Federici, Charlie Giordano from the Sessions Band (crowd cheers) Nils Lofgren (crowd cheers) Clarence “Big Man” Clemons (crowd cheers) and Miss Patti Scialfa sends you her regards…Kopenhavn!… you´ve just seen the heart-stopping, pants-dropping, earth-shocking, hard-rocking, booty-shaking, earth-quaking, love-making, Viagra-taking, history-making, legendary (crowd: “E Street Band”)…”

Compiled by : Johanna Pirttijärvi

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