Bruce covered the song 20 times . He first soundchecked the song on 22/07/1975 (Geneva Theatre, New York City, NY ) . But the arrangement of (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher is different to later concert versions.
1977-03-25 - MUSIC HALL, BOSTON, MA
1977-05-13 - MONMOUTH ARTS CENTER, RED BANK, NJ (late) (Asbury Park All-Star Revue)
The gigs were originally scheduled as a standard Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes gig. However Southside became ill and couldn’t perform so Steven Van Zandt came to the rescue by organizing The Asbury Park All-Star Revue - a combination of The Asbury Jukes, The E Street Band, Ronnie Spector and Springsteen.
1977-12-31 - CAPITOL THEATRE, PASSAIC, NJ (Southside Johnny)
1981-09-05 - PERKINS PALACE, PASADENA, CA (The Pretenders)
Bruce guests a show of the Pretenders. Presented as : "We wanna bring on a friend of ours....he´s a bit more successful than we are and a lot richer than we are and if we had his money, we´d have a band as big as he´s got....´cause we´re very poor....Bruce Springsteen´...."
2009-10-29 - MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NEW YORK CITY, NY (Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 25th Anniversary Concert)
Bruce and the E Street Band headline the first night of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 25th anniversary concerts. Played with with Sam Moore, John Fogerty, Darlene Love, Patti, Tom Morello, Billy Joel, Jackson Browne and Peter Wolf.
2009-11-02 - VERIZON CENTER, WASHINGTON, DC
2009-11-03 - TIME WARNER CABLE ARENA, CHARLOTTE, NC
with Elvis Costello, Richard Blackwell, Curt Ramm, and horns
2009-11-08 - MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NEW YORK CITY, NY
Performed during the legendary entirely river show
2009-11-10 - QUICKEN LOANS ARENA, CLEVELAND, OH
2009-11-13 - THE PALACE OF AUBURN HILLS, AUBURN HILLS, MI
2009-11-15 - BRADLEY CENTER, MILWAUKEE, WI
2009-11-18 - SOMMET CENTER, NASHVILLE, TN
2009-11-20 - 1ST MARINER ARENA, BALTIMORE, MD
A live version of the song was released on the live album HSBC Arena, Buffalo, NY, 11/22/09. This was the last show where Clarence performed with the band before his death.
2010-01-23 - THE STONE PONY, ASBURY PARK, NJ (Ranney School Benefit)
Springsteen makes a (somewhat) surprise appearance at the 2015 Light Of Day "main event" charity concert. Performed with La Bamba's Big Band and Friends (including Southside Johnny