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2014 - 08.03 San Diego, CA

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Aug 03 2014
San Diego, CA
Viejas Arena

August 3rd, 2014

Viejas Arena, San Diego, CA

"Everyone here?"

Tom glanced out of his dressing room door into the hallway of Viejas Arena in San Diego Sunday night and smiled.

There, standing in the hallway, were the Heartbreakers - Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench, Ron Blair, Scott Thurston and Steve Ferrone - dressed to kill and ready to take the stage and begin their 36-show North American tour in support of their new critically acclaimed album, Hypnotic Eye.

With flashlights flickering ahead of them, Tom and the band walked quietly down the dark arena hallway, past the loading dock and road cases before stopping just behind the black curtain in the tunnel leading into the arena. Steve Winwood had just finished a fantastic hour-long opening set, and the crowd was electric. Richard Fernandez, the band's long-time tour manager, gave the nod and the arena's house lights dropped. Pulling the curtain back, Fernandez waved the band inside as the standing-room-only Southern California crowd welcomed them onstage with a deafening roar.

"Here we go!"

Set list:

So You Want To Be A Rock 'n' Roll Star( The Byrds cover )

Mary Jane's Last Dance

American Dream Plan B

Into The Great Wide Open

Forgotten Man

I Won't Back Down

Free Fallin'

Spike

Tweeter and The Monkey Man (Traveling Wilburys cover)

U Get Me High

Rebels

To Find A Friend

Willin' (Little Feat cover)

Learning to Fly

Shadow People

I Should Have Known It

Refugee

Runnin' Down A Dream

 

Encore:

You Wreck Me

American Girl

Check out photos from the show here.

General
2014-08-03T08:15:00-07:00
CA
San Diego
Viejas Arena
venue_loc_latitude: 
32.715738
venue_loc_longitude: 
-117.161084

Comments

nick07's picture

Ahhhhh buddy boy. I'm looking forward to seeing this set list.. Mr. Petty and The Breakers are at the top of their game, great song choices guys!!! Portland and The gorge in the next week!! Of two..

JDMcKenna's picture

What was the song line up?

donldsn's picture

Isn't anyones membership, even a new subscriber, set to expire after june 2014?

seltaeb's picture

Check again. I've been a member probably since 2006, and I my date says 5/21/2015 now that I've renewed.