Bruce played the song 7 times, always together with Joe Ely.
2000-04-17 - FRANK ERWIN CENTER, UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS
2003-03-02 - FRANK ERWIN CENTER, UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS
"Gonna bring out my good friend Joe Ely down and play with us, come on up....out of a great city of songwriters, the talent that´s come out of Texas, Joe´s one of my very favorites, man.."
2008-04-14 - TOYOTA CENTER, HOUSTON
The song featured a guest appearance by Joe Ely. During this show Bruce was also joined onstage by Alejandro Escovedo for "Always A Friend
1995-09-14 - THE VIPER ROOM, WEST HOLLYWOOD
1996-03-17 - THE MEAN FIDDLER, DUBLIN, IRELAND
2001-10-18 - COUNT BASIE THEATRE, RED BANK
Alliance of Neighbors benefit concert with, as well as Bruce, Bon Jovi, Phoebe Snow, Joe Ely, and more. Garry Tallent, the night's musical director, Max Weinberg, and Patti Scialfa are all present. Members of the Pilgrim Baptist Church Celestial Choir of Red Bank, including The Alliance Singers, featuring Michelle Moore, participate in Bruce's set. The shows are to benefit local victims of the September 11 tragedy.
2001-10-19 - COUNT BASIE THEATRE, RED BANK
Alliance of Neighbors Benefit
Bruce on the artist
- Bruce also contributed to the studio recording of this song providing back-up vocals, also on 'I’m a thousand miles from home' ( the album was called 'Letter To Laredo' ). Springsteen travelled to Austin around spring 1995 and joined Ely in studio to record his parts.
All appearances with Springsteen:
- Joe Elly had occasionally 17 performances together with Bruce Springsteen : Joe Ely (born February 9, 1947, Amarillo, TX) is an American singer, songwriter and guitarist whose music touches on honky-tonk, Texas Country, Tex-Mex and rock and roll. He has had a genre-crossing career, performing with Bruce Springsteen, Uncle Tupelo, Los Super Seven, The Clancy Brothers and James McMurtry in addition to his early work with The Clash and more recent acoustic tours with Lyle Lovett, John Hiatt, and Guy Clark.
1. 1993-05-19 - NATIONAL STADIUM, DUBLIN, IRELAND (Joe Ely)
2. 1993-05-20 - RDS ARENA, DUBLIN, IRELAND
3. 1993-06-24 - BRENDAN BYRNE ARENA, EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ
4. 1993-06-26 - MADISON SQUARE GARDEN, NEW YORK CITY, NY
5. 1995-04-00 - SPUR STUDIOS, AUSTIN, TX (Joe Ely recording session)
6. 1995-09-14 - THE VIPER ROOM, WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA (Joe Ely)
7. 1996-01-25 - AUSTIN MUSIC HALL, AUSTIN, TX
8. 1996-03-17 - THE MEAN FIDDLER, DUBLIN, IRELAND (Joe Ely)
9. 1996-09-29 - SEVERANCE HALL, CLEVELAND, OH (Woody Guthrie Tribute Concert)
10. 2000-04-17 - FRANK ERWIN CENTER, UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, AUSTIN, TX
11. 2001-10-18 - COUNT BASIE THEATRE, RED BANK, NJ (Alliance of Neighbors Benefit)
12. 2001-10-19 - COUNT BASIE THEATRE, RED BANK, NJ (Alliance of Neighbors Benefit)
13. 2003-03-02 - FRANK ERWIN CENTER, UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS, AUSTIN, TX
14. 2008-04-14 - TOYOTA CENTER, HOUSTON, TX
15. 2012-03-14 - AUSTIN MUSIC HALL, AUSTIN, TX (Alejandro Escovedo)
16. 2012-03-15 - MOODY THEATER, AUSTIN, TX
17. 2014-05-06 - CYNTHIA WOODS MITCHELL PAVILION, HOUSTON, TX