Bruce Springsteen will take part, virtually, in a special concert that will feature his pals Dropkick Murphys performing at an empty Fenway Park in Boston later this month.
The show, dubbed Streaming Outta Fenway, will find the Boston punk heroes playing without an audience on the infield dirt of the famous ballpark, with The Boss himself joining remotely. They’ll play two songs: one Dropkick tune, and one Bruce track.
The stream will help raise money for the COVID-19 relief efforts of a number of charities, including the Boston Resiliency Fund, Feeding America, and Habitat for Humanity.
In other news, Springsteen recently debuted a new installment of his themed playlists of live performances, this one titled The Live Series: Songs of Summer. The 15-song collection, which is ordered chronologically, spans from 1975 to 2016 and features renditions of such summer-themed tunes as “4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy),” “Waitin’ on a Sunny Day” and “Girls in Their Summer Clothes.”
The Live Series: Songs of Summer is available now via select streaming services. Here’s the full track list for the playlist, along with the date and location each song was recorded:
“Born to Run” (West Hollywood, CA, The Roxy, 10/18/1975)
“Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)” (Passaic, NJ, Capitol Theatre, 9/19/1978)
“The Fever” (San Francisco, CA, Winterland Arena, 12/15/1978)
“4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy)” (Uniondale, NY, Nassau Coliseum, 12/31/1980)
“Thunder Road” (London, UK, Wembley Arena, 6/5/1981)
“Spirit in the Night” (East Rutherford, NJ, Brendan Byrne Arena, 8/20/1984)
“Out in the Street” (Los Angeles, CA, Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, 9/27/85)
“Blinded by the Light” (Asbury Park, NJ, Paramount Theatre, 11/24/96)
“Waitin’ on a Sunny Day” (Helsinki, Finland, Olympiastadion, 6/16/2003)
“Racing in the Street” (Grand Rapids, MI, Van Andel Arena, 8/3/2005)
“Girls in Their Summer Clothes” (Boston, MA, TD Banknorth Garden, 11/19/2007)
“Seaside Bar Song” (Virginia Beach, VA, Farm Bureau Live, 4/12/2014)
“It’s Hard to Be a Saint in the City” (Dublin, Ireland, Croke Park Stadium, 5/29/2016)
“Frankie” (Horsens, Denmark, CASA Arena Horsens, 7/20/2016)
“Jungleland” (East Rutherford, NJ, MetLife Stadium, 8/30/2016)
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