Bruce Springsteen has just issued Madison Square Garden, New York – 6/27/2000 — the latest official bootleg in his ongoing monthly archive series. The show, which was culled his 1999/2000 reunion tour with the E Street Band, marks the fourth pick from the historic tour, with the previous shows being Chicago – September 30th, 1999New York City – July 1st, 2000, and Los Angeles – October 23, 1999.

Highlights include the then-previously unreleased opener “Code Of Silence,” the always timeless take on Jimmy Cliff‘s “Trapped,” The River outtake and Tracks standout, “Loose Ends,” “Back In Your Arms,” and a pair of tunes from Springsteen’s debut 1973 album, Greetings From Asbury Park, N.J. — “Mary Queen Of Arkansas” and “Blinded By The Light.”

The tracklisting to Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band’s ‘Madison Square Garden, New York 06/27/2000’ is:

“Code Of Silence,” “The Ties That Bind,” “Adam Raised A Cain,” “Two Hearts,” “Trapped,” “Factory,” “American Skin (41 Shots),” “The Promised Land,” “Youngstown,” “Murder Incorporated,” “Badlands,” “Out In The Street,” “Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out,” “Loose Ends,” “Back In Your Arms,” “Mary Queen Of Arkansas,” “Backstreets,” “Light Of Day,” “Hungry Heart,” “Born To Run,” “Blinded By The Light,” “Thunder Road,” “If I Should Fall Behind,” and “Land Of Hope And Dreams.”


  • Last week, Bruce Springsteen released Live Series: Songs Under Cover Vol. 2, his sixth “greatest hits” collection from his officially sanctioned archival live bootleg series.
  • The new 15-track compilation, features”The Boss”covering legendary rock, pop, and soul staples by David BowieJohnny RiversJackie Wilson, the Byrds, the Creedence Clearwater RevivalMaurice Williams & The ZodiacsBob Dylan, the ClashBuddy HollyElvis Presleythe Eagles — and even Lourdes.
  • Jackson Browne guests on two tracks — Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs’ “Stay” from 1979’s legendary No Nukes concerts in New York City, and again — with Bonnie Raitt — on a 1990 run-through of Bob Dylan’s “Highway 61” at the Christic Benefit in L.A.

CHECK IT OUT: Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band on June 27th, 2000 performing “Code Of Silence” live at MSG: