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Bruce Springsteen Surprises Fans With Two-Hour Set at the Stone Pony in New Jersey (setlist, video)



Bruce Springsteen surprised the 400 attendees of a private benefit for Boston University at the New Jersey night club The Stone Pony by playing a 2 hour set.  He was backed by by Bobby Bandiera’s band, with E-Street Band drummer joining them midway through the show for “Rosalita,” “Tenth Avenue Freeze Out,” and “Born to Run” (see full set list and some fan-shot videos below)


Springsteen’s son went Boston University and, as Variety points out - Brucs has played similar benefits at The Stone Pony in the past








Thunder Road sing along ???? for you Bruce lovers out there.

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Bruce still got it going at 70! Wish I could share all of it!????????

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According to famed Springsteen historian Stan Goldstein (@stannergg) Bruce #Springsteen played a 22-song, two-hour set at a private benefit for Boston College at the Stone Pony tonight. Bruce was backed up by Bobby Bandiera's band and Max Weinberg played about half the show on drums. Show began at 7:40 p.m. Set list, per Stan: 1. 634-5789; 2. Seven Nights to Rock; 3. Darlington County; 4. Spirit in the Night; 5. Growin' Up; 6. Because The Night; 7. Two Hearts; 8. Cadillac Ranch 9. Rendezvous; 10. Boy In New York City; 11. From Small Things 12. I'm On Fire; 13. Waiting on A Sunny Day; 14. Talk to Me; 15. Fourth of July Asbury Park (Sandy) 16. Tenth Avenue Freeze-out; 17. Dancing in the Dark; 18. Born to Run; 19. Rosalita; 20. Detroit Medley; 21. Twist & Shout; 22. Thunder Road (solo acoustic). #brucespringsteen Photo by @donnaalberico. All info courtesy @stannergg.

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SETLIST: Bruce Springsteen @ Stone Pony 11/16/2019 

Seven Nights to Rock
Darlington County
Spirit in the Night
Growin’ Up
Because The Night
Two Hearts
Cadillac Ranch
Layonne Holmes “Boy From New York City;
From Small Things (Bobby Bandiera on lead vocals);
I’m On Fire
Waiting on A Sunny Day
Talk to Me;
Fourth of July Asbury Park (Sandy)
Tenth Avenue Freeze-out
Dancing in the Dark
Born to Run
Detroit Medley
Twist & Shout
Thunder Road (solo acoustic).