Bruce played the song 6 times and 3 times as a snippet :
1972-02-05 - THE BACK DOOR, RICHMOND, VA
First time played with The Bruce Springsteen Band . First known performance is culled from a handwritten setlist that was auctioned on an online auction website in 2010. Although the document is undated, the songs listed indicate that it is most likely to derive from the late '71-early '72 period.
1982-12-31 - HARKNESS HOUSE FOR BALLET ARTS, NEW YORK CITY
Performed during the wedding reception for Steven Van Zandt and his bride Maureen Santoro.
1992-02-02 - MAPLE LEAF BAR, NEW ORLEANS, LA
With The Iguanas
. Bruce (and Patti) drop in to the New Orleans bar while in town filming the "Human Touch" music video
. Iguana's saxophonist Derek Huston tells that Springsteen asked Huston not to introduce him by name. So Bruce instead entered the stage to "Louie". They sing Fats Domino's "Ain't That A Shame
", The Drifters' "Save The Last Dance For Me" and Chuck Berry's "Betty Jean "
2008-08-24 - SPRINT CENTER, KANSAS CITY, MO
2009-10-20 - WACHOVIA SPECTRUM, PHILADELPHIA
during IT'S THE LITTLE THINGS THAT COUNT
DoubleTake Magazine Benefit
2003-02-20 Somerville Theatre, Somerville, MA
2003-02-19 Somerville Theatre, Somerville, MA
during TWIST AND SHOUT
1975-09-12 Municipal Auditorium, Austin