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St. Johns, NF 06/03

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Jun 03 2012
St. Johns, NF
Mile One Centre

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers rocked The Rock for the second night, closing out their two-night run at the Mile One Centre in St. John's, Newfoundland on their way to Europe for the first time in 25 years.

The Blind Boys of Alabama once again opened the show on Sunday, delivering an incredible hour-long set highlighted by their stirring performance of "Amazing Grace" set to the tune of "House of The Rising Sun." Everyone with the Blind Boys of Alabama - from the band to their crew - were incredible to have for these Canadian dates, and the entire Heartbreakers family will miss having them out on the tour.

It was clear from the first notes of "Listen to Her Heart" that the second show in St. John's was going to be special. With two shows on this leg of the tour under their belts, the band was tight, knocking out a raging "I Won't Back Down" that featured some killer guitar work from Mike Campbell. Mike was at it again on "Good Enough," lacing into the slow blues burner off Mojo that was moved up earlier in the setlist for this show from it's customary spot in the latter part of the night. "You Don't Know How It Feels" make it's 2012 Summer Tour debut before giving way to a beautiful "Free Fallin'" that had nearly everyone in attendance singing along with Tom on the chorus. "It's Good To Be King" continues to be a mid-set scorcher, but Sunday's highlight had to be the sublime "Something Good Coming." It's not a big hit or crowd favorite yet, but you can tell how much the band enjoys playing it by the smiles on their faces.

SET LIST
Listen to Her Heart
You Wreck Me
I Won't Back Down
Here Comes My Girl
Handle with Care
Good Enough
Oh Well
Something Big
You Don't Know How It Feels
Free Fallin'
It's Good To Be King
Something Good Coming
Learning to Fly
Yer So Bad
I Shoulda Known It
Refugee
Runnin' Down A Dream

ENCORE:
Mary Jane
American Girl

General
2012-06-03T00:00:00-07:00
NF
St. Johns
Mile One Centre
Country: 
CA
venue_loc_latitude: 
47.560541
venue_loc_longitude: 
-52.712831
Tour Tracks: 
I Should Have Known It
Something Good Coming
Good Enough
American Girl
Oh Well
Listen to Her Heart
Free Fallin'
I Won't Back Down
Mary Jane's Last Dance
Runnin' Down A Dream
Learning To Fly

Comments

briankielly's picture

Tix go on sale to the public tomorrow at noon. Please have a presale for fan club members!!
Anonymous's picture

Are there any tickets available to fan club members for purchase or just through the regular channels?
couragemylove's picture

does anyone know the date for the presale for st. johns NL?
bmallard's picture

Can't friggin' wait. Saw TP & HB in 2008 and 2010
melanies's picture

Is this the only Canadian Date? Is this in Newfoundland? Please tell me there's more dates or I guess I'm heading to Newfoundland

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