Eddie Vedder Live in Boston, MA – June 16,2011

by Kathy Davis on June 17, 2011

Here’s what we grabbed regarding our favorite crooner Eddie Vedder’s night in Boston, Massachusetts – riding the wave of the Bruins winning the NHL Stanley Cup!

Setlist from the Official Message Board:

Eddie Vedder
Citi Wang Theater, Boston MA
June 16, 2011

Set List:

01. Waving Palms
02. Can’t Keep
03. Sleeping By Myself
04. Without You
05. More Than You Know-(Rose, Eliscu, Youmans)
06. Goodbye
07. Light Today
08. Dead Man Walking
09. Speed Of Sound
10. Just Breathe
11 Around The Bend
12. I Am Mine
13. Setting Forth
14. No Ceiling
15. Guaranteed
16. Rise
17. Unthought Known
18. Immortality
19. Arc (for Howard Zinn)

Encore Break 1
20. Wishlist
21. Open All Night-(Bruce Springsteen)
22. Sleepless Nights w/ Glen Hansard-(Boudleaux Bryant, Felice Bryant)
23. Society w/ Glen Hansard-(Jerry Hannan)
24. Crazy Mary-(Victoria Williams)
25. Porch

Encore Break 2
26. Hard Sun w/ Glen Hansard-(Peterson)

Note from Kath: So pleased to see “More Than You Know” on the setlist, can’t wait to hear the Uke Songs cover live. [I was a geek for Barbra Streisand's lovely version from the 1975 film Funny Lady - (sequel to Funny Girl) a Fanny Brice biopic in which her relationship with the song's lyricist figured heavily.  Don't know how or why Ed chose to put it on his record, but...love it. Sorry, had to let that out. :) ]

Tonight’s Poster is by San Diego Artist Mark 5, and features the Bunker Hill Memorial Bridge in it’s design (info courtesy Inside The Rock Poster Frame)

Mark5 (photo from Inside The Rock Poster Frame)

And a couple of photos courtesy Ariel Schwartz (who has a fab blog TroubledSoulsUnite):

Wang Theatre Marquee

Glen Hansard & Ed -Hard Sun

UPDATE: Reviews

Boston Herald, by Jed Gottlieb Eddie Vedder’s tiny guitar packs big punch

Taunton Daily Gazette, by Dana Barbuto Eddie Vedder scores with a game Boston audience

Boston Globe, by Scott McLennan Vedder’s voice steals show

Blog – Troubled Souls Unite


Kathy Davis ( Twitter: @CrookedArm23 )
A Bay-Area based entrepreneur, co-editor Kathy conceives and writes her share of TFT’s articles and sections. She was co-editor/co-founder of one of the first Pearl Jam fanzines "Footsteps" (1992-1997). Kathy’s first Pearl Jam show was at the Bridge School Benefit on November 1, 1992.

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