Wednesday, July 4, 2012
Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Happy Birthday America!
Set 1: Alumni Blues > Letter to Jimmy Page > Alumni Blues, Head Held High, The Man Who Stepped Into Yesterday > Avenu Malkenu > The Man Who Stepped Into Yesterday, Kill Devil Falls, Bittersweet Motel, The Moma Dance > Gumbo > David Bowie, Alaska, Susskind Hotel, Hold Your Head Up >Purple Rain > Hold Your Head Up, The Star Spangled Banner
Set 2: Boogie On Reggae Woman > Tweezer > Twist > Taste > Quinn the Eskimo > Julius > Rock and Roll > The Horse > Silent in the Morning > Harry Hood > Shine a Light > Show of Life > Slave to the Traffic Light
Encore: Sleeping Monkey > Tweezer Reprise
 Alternate lyrics “tucking in the Purple Rain” and “I am Friar Tuck!”
 Alternate “Why’d you tuck my monkey on a train” lyrics.
Notes: Alumni Blues was preceded by a Dave’s Energy Guide tease. Head Held High was played for the first time since October 31, 1998 (356 shows). The Man Who Stepped Into Yesterday and Avenu Malkenu were played for the first time since 6/21/09 (136 shows). Bittersweet Motel was played for the first time since 8/2/09 (132 shows). Purple Rain was played for the first time since 7/25/99 (314 shows) and included alternate lyrics “tucking in the Purple Rain” and “I am Friar Tuck!” Sleeping Monkey contained alternate “Why’d you tuck my monkey on a train.”