RADIO NOWHERE

Live 28 Jun 2009 version


[Spoken:] Alright, let's go! This is "Radio Nowhere".

One, two, three four!I was trying to find my way home
All I heard was a drone
Bouncing off a satellite
The last lone American night

This is radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
Radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?

I was spinning 'round a dead dial
Another lost number in a file
Dancing down a dark hole
Searching for a world with some soul

This is radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
Radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
Is there anybody alive out there?

I just want to hear some rhythm
(I just) want to hear some rhythm
I just want to hear some rhythm
(I just want to hear some rhythm)

I want a thousand guitars
Pounding drums
Million different voices speaking in tongues

This is radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
Radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
Is there anybody alive out there?

Driving through the misty rain
Searching for a mystery train
Bopping through the wild blue
Trying to make a connection with you

This is radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
This is radio nowhere, is there anybody alive out there?
Is there anybody alive out there?

I just want to feel your rhythm
I just want to (feel your rhythm)
I just want to feel your rhythm
(I just want to feel your rhythm)
I just want to feel (your rhythm) (I just want to feel)
(I just want to feel your rhythm) (I just want to feel)
I just want to feel (I just want to feel)
Yeah


Info

The above lyrics are for the live 28 Jun 2009 performance of RADIO NOWHERE at Hyde Park in London, England, during the Working On A Dream Tour. This was during the Hard Rock Calling Festival, and the song was played in its full-band album arrangement. The complete 28 Jun 2009 show was officially released in 2010 on the London Calling: Live In Hyde Park home video (see the below section).

London Calling: Live In Hyde Park

Hard Rock Calling is a music festival held at Hyde Park in London, England, around early summer each year since 2006, and spans the period of two or three days. The festival is organized by Hard Rock Cafe and Live Nation.

During their Working On A Dream Tour, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band performed on the last day (28 Jun 2009) of the festival and their performance, was captured with High Definition (HD) cameras and was released in its complete form on DVD the following year. The film was officially released on 22 Jun 2010, though it premiered on the big screen in a 90-minute edited version on 05 Jun 2010 at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Museum in Cleveland, OH. The 90-minute cut was also screened in June 2010 various theaters across the United States, with benefits going either to the venue itself in the case of non-profit theater, of The Danny Federici Melanoma Fund.

Promotional poster for the 28 Jun 2009 show at Hyde Park, London, England
Promotional poster for the 28 Jun 2009 show at Hyde Park, London, England
Handwritten setlist for the 28 Jun 2009 show at Hyde Park, London, England
Handwritten setlist for the 28 Jun 2009 show at Hyde Park, London, England

The film is credited to Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band and is titled "London Calling: Live In Hyde Park". The release takes its name from LONDON CALLING, the Clash classic that Springsteen opened the show with.

In addition to the complete 28 Jun 2009 concert, the release also contains performances of three songs from other shows: an instrumental version of RAISE YOUR HAND from an unknown performance plays over the closing credits, and THE RIVER from Glastonbury Festival and music video for WRECKING BALL recorded at Giants Stadium are included as bonus tracks.

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band -- London Calling: Live In Hyde Park (DVD cover art)
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band -- London Calling: Live In Hyde Park (DVD cover art)

London Calling: Live In Hyde Park charted and peaked at #1 in several countries, including:

Country Chart Weeks at #1 Weeks in chart Charting period
USA 1
Canada 1
UK 1
Ireland 2
Germany 3
Austria 1
Switzerland 1
Denmark 4
Norway 5
Sweden 2
Finland 2
Australia 5
New Zealand 6

The video was directed by Chris Hilson and edited by Emmy- and Grammy-winner Thom Zimny, with audio mixed by Bob Clearmountain (including 5.1 surround) and mastered by Bob Ludwig. London Calling: Live In Hyde Park was released on 22 Jun 2010 on one Blu-Ray disc and as a two DVD set.

Disc 1 (2-DVD set format):

  1. LONDON CALLING
  2. BADLANDS
  3. NIGHT
  4. SHE'S THE ONE
  5. OUTLAW PETE
  6. OUT IN THE STREET
  7. WORKING ON A DREAM
  8. SEEDS
  9. JOHNNY 99
  10. YOUNGSTOWN
  11. GOOD LOVIN'
  12. BOBBY JEAN
  13. TRAPPED
  14. NO SURRENDER
  15. WAITIN' ON A SUNNY DAY
  16. THE PROMISED LAND
  17. RACING IN THE STREET
  18. RADIO NOWHERE
  19. LONESOME DAY

Disc 2 (2-DVD set format):

  1. THE RISING
  2. BORN TO RUN
  3. ROSALITA (COME OUT TONIGHT)
  4. HARD TIMES (COME AGAIN NO MORE)
  5. JUNGLELAND
  6. AMERICAN LAND
  7. GLORY DAYS
  8. DANCING IN THE DARK
  9. RAISE YOUR HAND [instrumental, under end credit sequence]
  10. THE RIVER [27 Jun 2009, Glastonbury Festival]
  11. WRECKING BALL [2009, Giants Stadium]

Blu-ray format:

  • All 30 tracks on a single disc

Available Versions

List of available versions of RADIO NOWHERE on this website:

RADIO NOWHERE [Album version]
RADIO NOWHERE [Live 30 Oct 2007 version]
RADIO NOWHERE [Live 28 Jun 2009 version]
RADIO NOWHERE [Live 25 Sep 2009 version]
RADIO NOWHERE [Live 08 Feb 2014 version]
RADIO NOWHERE [Live 26 Jul 2016 version]
RADIO NOWHERE [Live 14 Sep 2016 version]

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