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NB: In 2003 the line-up of Patti Smith and Her Band was Patti Smith, Lenny Kaye, Jay Dee Daugherty, Tony Shanahan and Oliver Ray.
1 January 2003, The Poetry Project, St Mark’s Church, New York, NY, USA
No setlist
3 January 2003, 9:30 Club, Washington, DC, USA
Waiting Underground, Dead City, Kimberly (For Kimberly), When Doves Cry, Redondo Beach, Beneath the Southern Cross, One Voice, Mickey’s Monkey, Strange Messenger, 25th Floor, Don’t Say Nothing, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Frederick, 1959, Paths That Cross (For Beverly), Where Duty Calls, Not Fade Away, (encores): Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Pissing in a River, Gloria
4 January 2003, Kennedy Center Millennium Stage, Washington, DC, USA
Dancing Barefoot, Ghost Dance, Frederick, Wing, Redondo Beach, Beneath the Southern Cross, 1959, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Because the Night, People Have the Power
17 January 2003, Theatre of the Living Arts, Philadelphia, PA, USA
25th Floor, Gone Again, Waiting Underground, Ask the Angels, Frederick, When Doves Cry, 1959, We Three, Beneath the Southern Cross, Where Duty Calls, Don’t Say Nothing, Mickey’s Monkey, Dancing Barefoot, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Because the Night, People Have the Power, Not Fade Away, (encores): Wing (dedicated to Joe Strummer), Free Money, Land/Gloria
13 February 2003, Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France
No setlist

Note: Worldwide Launch of the Communication Campaign Food for Life by Benetton in collaboration with the World Food Program.
21 February 2003, Ridgefield Playhouse, Ridgefield, CT, USA
Birdland, Frederick, Redondo Beach, Paths That Cross, The Lamb, Boy Cried Wolf, Beneath the Southern Cross, One Voice, "In Grammar school"/1959, When Doves Cry, Lo and Beholden, Pissing in a River, Mickey’s Monkey, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, Masters of War (Bob Dylan) , Gloria, (encores): Wing, People Have the Power/Radio Ethiopia
15 March 2003, March, Washington, DC, USA
People Have the Power
26 March 2003, La Zona Rosa, Austin, TX, USA
So You Want to Be (A Rock ‘N’ Roll Star) , Waiting Undeground, Ain’t it Strange, "In Grammar school"/1959, Frederick, When Doves Cry, Because the Night, Mickey’s Monkey, Ladybird (tribute to LBJ Broadcasting, sung to tune of "Lady"), Beneath the Southern Cross, Where Duty Calls, 25th Floor, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Pissing in a River, Wild Leaves, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): She’s About a Mover (Doug Sahm/Sir Douglas Quintet), Masters of War (Bob Dylan), Rock n Roll Nigger
13 April 2003, WMNF, Tampa, FL, USA
Wing, People Have the Power
13 April 2003, Ralph Nader Rally, USF Sun Dome, Tampa, FL, USA
No setlist
25 April 2003, Ralph Nader Rally, Koessler Center, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY, USA
No setlist
26 April 2003, Sphere Entertainment Complex, Buffalo, NY, USA
Land, Redondo Beach, Dead City, Frederick, 1959, When Doves Cry, Free Money, Where Duty Calls, 25th Floor, Beneath the Southern Cross, Lo and Beholden, Looking For You (I Was), Upright Come, Dancing Barefoot, Ask the Angels, Because the Night, Not Fade Away, (first encores): Piss Factory, Pissing in a River, Birdland, Gloria, (second encore): Rock n Roll Nigger
9 May 2003, Culzean Castle, Ayr, Scotland
"Burns an ’a’ That Festival"
Afton Water* (Robert Burns), Wild Leaves+, Ye Jacobites by Name (Robert Burns)+, People Have the Power+, Auld Lang Syne (Robert Burns)+

Note: *Patti Smith and Michael Marra. +Patti Smith with Oliver Ray with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conducted by Garry Walker. With Eddi Reader.
10 May 2003, Conor Hall, University of Ulster, Belfast, Northern Ireland
"Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival"
Piss Factory, Hey Joe, Redondo Beach, Beneath the Southern Cross, Grateful, Dog Dream, Wing, Dancing Barefoot, Ghost Dance, Land (spoken), Dead City, Paths That Cross, Ye Jacobites by Name, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Because the Night, Babelfield (dedicated to Todd), People Have the Power, (questions and answers including a Bob Dylan story), (encores): Pissing in a River, Gloria, Be My Baby

Note: Patti Smith and Oliver Ray.
17 May 2003, Charleston Festival, Charleston Farmhouse, Firle, UK
"Returning a Wave"
December, from The Waves, Going Under, from The Waves, Land, from The Waves, Redondo Beach #1, Redondo Beach #2, Written by a Lake, Down by the River Ouse (Oliver Ray), Beneath the Southern Cross, Wing, from The Waves, poem, from The Waves, Pissing in a River, from The Waves, Dancing Barefoot, from The Waves, from The Waves, poem, Because the Night, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, People Have the Power, (encore): Gloria

Note: Patti Smith and Oliver Ray. Patti read excerpts from Virginia Woolf " The Waves "
18 May 2003, Charleston Festival, Charleston Farmhouse, Firle, UK
"Returning a Wave"
Y, from The Waves, Going Under, Birds of Iraq, Wing, from The Waves, Land, Redondo Beach, Death by Water, Last Letter to Leonard Woolf, Held Your Hand So Long, Beneath the Southern Cross, Afton Water, poem for Jackson Pollock, from The Waves, Pissing in a River, from The Waves, Dancing Barefoot, Free Money, Piss Factory, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, from The Waves, Gloria, Because the Night

Note: Patti Smith and Oliver Ray. Patti read excerpts from Virginia Woolf " The Waves "
31 May 2003, Basilica Industria, Hudson, NY, USA
Beneath the Southern Cross, Ask the Angels, Redondo Beach, Dead City, "In Grammar school"/1959, Break it Up, Lo and Beholden, Don’t Say Nothing, 25th Floor, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, Wing, Pissing in a River, Not Fade Away, (first encores): Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Gloria, (second encore): People Have the Power
Soundcheck: One Voice, Be My Baby
15 June 2003, Martin Luther King Park, Berkeley, CA, USA
Beneath the Southern Cross, Redondo Beach, Ask the Angels, 1959 (to Dalai Lama), Don’t Say Nothing, Pissing in a River, Wing, Dancing Barefoot, 25th Floor, Because the Night, People Have the Power
Soundcheck: Grateful
16 June 2003, The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA, USA
Ask the Angels, Beneath the Southern Cross, Birdland, Dead City, Summer Cannibals, 1959, Frederick, When Doves Cry, Ain’t it Strange, Mickey’s Monkey, 25th Floor, Break it Up, Dancing Barefoot, Free Money, Not Fade Away, (encores): I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry (twice), Footnotes to Howl (spoken)/Rock n Roll Nigger
Soundcheck : Jumpin’ Jack Flash
17 June 2003, The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA, USA
25th Floor, Summer Cannibals, Redondo Beach, Dead City, Beneath the Southern Cross, "In Grammar school"/1959, We Three (dedicated to Gil Norton), Paths That Cross, Frederick, Lo and Beholden, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry, Grateful, Piece of My Heart w/ Janis story intro (Big Brother & The Holding Company), Dancing Barefoot, Break it Up, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): Pissing in a River, So You Want to Be (A Rock ‘N’ Roll Star)
20 June 2003, Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Postponed
8 July 2003, World Financial Center Plaza, New York, NY, USA
Dancing Barefoot, Free Money, Beneath the Southern Cross, Dead City, Summer Cannibals, "In Grammar school"/1959, Frederick, We Three, Mickey’s Monkey, 25th Floor, Because the Night, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encore): Not Fade Away
Soundcheck : I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry
11 July 2003, Club Quattro, Nagoya, Japan
Dancing Barefoot, Redondo Beach, Beneath the Southern Cross, Dead City, Break it Up, Frederick, 1959, Summer Cannibals, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Free Money, Ain’t it Strange, 25th Floor, Wing, Because the Night, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): We Three, Babelogue/Rock n Roll Nigger
13 July 2003, Fukuoka Drum Logos, Fukuoka, Japan
Glitter In Their Eyes, Waiting Underground, Redondo Beach, Free Money, Dead City, 1959, Frederick, Break it Up, Dancing Barefoot, Beneath the Southern Cross, Seven Ways of Going, Wing, 25th Floor, Because the Night, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): We Three, Babelogue/Rock n Roll Nigger
14 July 2003, Namba Hatch, Osaka, Japan
Glitter In Their Eyes, So You Want to Be (A Rock ‘N’ Roll Star), Free Money, Dead City, Break it Up, Ain’t it Strange, Beneath the Southen Cross, 1959, Frederick, When Doves Cry, Don’t Say Nothing, 25th Floor, Wing, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Because the Night, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): We Three, Babelogue/Rock n Roll Nigger
16 July 2003, Akasaka Blitz, Tokyo, Japan
So You Want to Be (A Rock ‘N’ Roll Star) , Waiting Underground, Dead City, Redondo Beach, Paths That Cross, Frederick, 1959, Free Money, Dancing Barefoot, Ain’t it Strange, Seven Ways of Going, Break it Up, Because the Night, Mickey’s Monkey, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Wing, Gloria, (encores): We Three, Rock n Roll Nigger
17 July 2003, Akasaka Blitz, Tokyo, Japan
Ask the Angels, Waiting Underground, Redondo Beach, Dead City, Spell, Frederick, 1959, Beneath the Southern Cross, Ghost Dance, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, New Party, About a Boy, 25th Floor, Break it Up, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Because the Night, Land, Rock n Roll Nigger
19 July 2003, Parco Museum, Shibuya Tokyo, Japan
Y, Piss Factory, Beneath the Southern Cross, Paths That Cross, Dog Dream, Wing, Redondo Beach, Land, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, Seven Ways of Going, People Have the Power

Note: acoustic show with Oliver Ray
22 July 2003, Festa dell’Unita, Correggio, Italy
Beneath the Southern Cross, Kimberly, Redondo Beach, Dead City, Free Money, Frederick, 1959, Break it Up, 25th Floor, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Wing, Pissing in a River, Because the Night, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encores): We Three, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Rock n Roll Nigger, Oh What a Beautiful Morning
23 July 2003, Vittoriale, Gardone Riviera, Italy
Beneath the Southern Cross, Ask the Angels, Kimberly, Dead City, Spell, "In Grammar school", 1959, Frederick, Free Money, "Notes december 1974"/Break it Up, 25th Floor, Birdland, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Wing, Pissing in a River, Because the Night, People Have the Power, (encores): We Three, Gloria
REM, 24 July 2003, Neapolis Festival, Naples, Italy
It’s the End of the World As We Know It (and I Feel Fine)

Note: Patti joined REM on stage for the last song of the encores.
25 July 2003, Neapolis Festival, Naples, Italy
Beneath the Southern Cross, Spell, Redondo Beach, Wing, Frederick, We Three, Dead City, 25th Floor, Free Money, Summer Cannibals, Pissing in a River, Because the Night*, Dancing Barefoot, Break it Up, Gloria, People Have the Power, Rock n Roll Nigger

Note: *Special guest Michael Stipe.
26 July 2003, Piazza Galimberti, Cuneo, Italy
Beneath the Southern Cross, Kimberly, Waiting Underground, Free Money, Frederick, 1959, Break it Up, About a Boy, Wild Leaves, 25th Floor, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Wing, Because the Night, People Have the Power, (encores): Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Pissing in a River, Gloria
27 July 2003, Arena del mare, Varazze, Italy
No setlist
29 July 2003, Porto Vecchio, Olbia, Italy
Beneath the Southern Cross, Kimberly, Redondo Beach, Dead City, Spell, 1959, Frederick, Break it Up, 25th Floor, Pissing in a River, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Wild Leaves, Because the Night, People Have the Power, Pale Blue Eyes*, Gloria**, Sea of Love*, Rock n Roll Nigger

Note: * Duet with Lou Reed ** Lou Reed on guitar
30 July 2003, Hesse Museum, Montagnola, Switzerland
On a Journey*, Paths That Cross, All Deaths*, Beneath the Southern Cross, Redondo Beach, Kimberly, If I Needed Someone, 1959, To Children*, Boy Cried Wolf, Cross the Field*, Grateful, Pissing in a River, Because the Night, Dancing Barefoot, Wing, People Have the Power, Stages*, Gloria

Note: * these are Hermann Hesse’s poems.
31 July 2003, Sziget Festival, Budapest, Hungary
Beneath the Southern Cross, Dead City, Redondo Beach, Free Money, Frederick, Break it Up, 25th Floor, Dancing Barefoot, Summer Cannibals, Pissing in a River, Because the Night, People Have the Power, Gloria, (encore): Rock n Roll Nigger
1 August 2003, Kasemattenbühne Schlossberg, Graz, Austria
Frederick, Dancing Barefoot, Kimberly, Dead City, Ask the Angels, Don’t Say Nothing, Beneath the Southern Cross, 1959, Break it Up, About a Boy, 25th Floor, Summer Cannibals, When Doves Cry, Because the Night, Wing, People Have the Power, Not Fade Away, (encores): Grateful, Pissing in a River, Gloria
Soundcheck : About a Boy
2 August 2003, Burg Clam, Klam, Austria
Glitter In Their Eyes, Kimberly, Frederick, Looking For You (I Was), Dancing Barefoot, Break it Up, When Doves Cry, Summer Cannibals, 1959, Waiting Underground, Don’t Say Nothing, 25th Floor, Beneath the Southern Cross, Wing, Pumping (My Heart), Seven Ways of Going, People Have the Power, Not Fade Away, (encores): Free Money, Because the Night, Gloria
Soundcheck: I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry, Distant Fingers, Paths That Cross, Seven Ways of Going
3 August 2003, The Arena, Vienna, Austria
25th Floor, Dead City, Waiting Underground, "Notes, december 1974"/Break it Up, Summer Cannibals, Redondo Beach, Wing, To Children, Where Duty Calls, Spell, Ask the Angels, Beneath the Southern Cross, About a Boy, Because the Night, Dancing Barefoot, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Not Fade Away, (encores): We Three, Land/Gloria, (Feedback duet Patti/Oliver), Lord’s Prayer (version)
Soundcheck: Up There Down There, When Duty Calls
5 August 2003, Train, Århus, Denmark
Looking For You (I Was) , Kimberly, So You Want to Be (A Rock ‘N’ Roll Star), Dead City, Redondo Beach, Frederick, Paths That Cross, Break it Up, 1959, Summer Cannibals, The Lamb, Boy Cried Wolf, Beneath the Southern Cross, Don’t Say Nothing, Free Money, Dancing Barefoot, Ask the Angels, Wing, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, (encores): Jumpin’ Jack Flash, The Jackson Song, Because the Night, We Three, Gloria
6 August 2003, Vega, Copenhagen, Denmark
People Have the Power (spoken), Dead City, Kimberly, Gone Again, Spell, Looking For You (I Was), Frederick, Break it Up, "In Grammar school", 1959, When Doves Cry, The Lamb, Boy Cried Wolf, Beneath the Southern Cross, Don’t Say Nothing, Summer Cannibals, 25th Floor, Dancing Barefoot, Wild Leaves, To Children, Where Duty Calls, Because the Night, People Have the Power, (encores): Free Money, Jumpin’ Jack Flash, Free Money, We Three, Rock n Roll Nigger
8 August 2003, Parc des Expositions de Colmar, Colmar, France
Beneath the Southern Cross, Gone Again, Dead City, Redondo Beach, Frederick, Free Money, 25th Floor, Summer Cannibals, "Notes, december 1974"/Break it Up, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power (to Auguste Bartholdi) , Gloria
9 August 2003, Haldern Festival, Rees-Haldern, Germany
Beneath the Southern Cross, The Lamb, Boy Cried Wolf, Redondo Beach, Ask the Angels, Free Money, Waiting Underground, "Notes, december 1974"/Break it Up, Wing, To Children, Where Duty Calls, 25th Floor, Frederick, Summer Cannibals, Because the Night, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Not Fade Away, (encore): Gloria
11 August 2003, Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK
Land, To Children, Where Duty Calls, Kimberly, Dead City, Redondo Beach, "Notes, december 1974"/Break it Up, 1959, Beneath the Southern Cross, The Lamb, Boy Cried Wolf, Summer Cannibals, 25th Floor, Free Money, "August 11th, The death of Jackson Pollock" (poem), Seven Ways of Going, Wing, Frederick, December, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, The Unanimous Declaration of the Thirteen United States of America (version), Rock n Roll Nigger
9 October 2003, Philadelphia Free Library, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Comb, Wave, Beneath the Southern Cross, Twin Death, "Declaration of Independance" (version), Grateful, Imagine* (John Lennon) , Imagine (with audience)

Note: * with Jesse Smith on piano
16 October 2003, Zellerbach Theatre, Upenn, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Frederick, Kimberly, Beneath the Southern Cross, Wing, "In Grammar school", 1959, We Three, "Notes, december 1974"/Break it Up, Ghost Dance*, Birdland, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, "Declaration of Independance" (version)/People Have the Power, (encores): Redondo Beach, Be My Baby (dedicated to her sister Linda)

Note: * with Kimberly on guitar
25 October 2003, Teatro Ariston, San Remo, Italy
Dancing Barefoot, People Have the Power

Note: Patti Smith and Oliver Ray. The occasion of the award of the "Premio Tenco 2003" prize to Patti Smith.
27 October 2003, Teatro Manzoni, Milano, Italy
Piss Factory, Dead City, Kimberly, Land (spoken), Beneath the Southern Cross, Wing, Birdland, Dog Dream, Frederick, Paths That Cross, Grateful, My Blakean Year, Summer Cannibals (false start), Summer Cannibals, Babelogue, Dancing Barefoot, Pissing in a River, People Have the Power, Because the Night (stopped before Bridge), Because the Night (Bridge, stopped), Because the Night (full song), True Music, Gloria

Patti Smith and Oliver Ray.
28 October 2003, Palais Des Fêtes, Saint Vincent, Italy
Frederick, Paths that Cross, People Have the Power

Patti Smith and Oliver Ray.
4 November 2003, Celeste Bartos Forum, New York Public Library, New York, NY, USA
"Wild Leaves: Poems and Songs of Transition from Mendelssohn to Mapplethorpe"
No setlist
18 November 2003, WDET FM, Detroit, MI, USA
Grateful
15 December 2003, Bauhaus, Dessau, Germany
No setlist
16 December 2003, Schauspielhaus, Dresden, Germany
Beneath the Southern Cross, Kimberly, Waiting Underground, Wing, One Voice, Grateful, My Blakean Year, "Dresden" (poem), Peaceable Kingdom, Ghost Dance, Pissing in a River, Kurt Weill poem for Lotte Lenya, Lost In the Stars, People Have the Power, Dancing Barefoot, Because the Night, Gloria
19 December 2003, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
Beneath the Southern Cross, Kimberly, One Voice, Munich part 1 (poem), Wing, Grateful, Blakean Year, Munich part 2, We Three, Peaceable Kingdom, Munich part 3, Because the Night, Munich part 4, Pissing in a River, Libya (poem), People Have the Power, (encores): Ghost Dance, Dancing Barefoot

Note: opening evening of Strange Messenger exhibition
29 December 2003, Bowery Ballroom, New York, NY, USA
Privilege (Set Me Free), Break it Up, Pale Blue Eyes, Cartwheels, Stride of the Mind, Ain’t It Strange, I Am a Lonesome Hobo (Bob Dylan) , My Blakean Year, Paths That Cross*, We Three, Ghost Dance, Salt of the Earth (Rolling Stones), Because the Night, Peaceable Kingdom, Gandhi, People Have the Power, (encore): 25th Floor

Note: * with Andi Ostrowe
Back In Spades: 30 December 2003, Bowery Ballroom, New York, NY, USA
I Am a Lonesome Hobo

Note: This was the last song of the Back In Spades opening act. It is only Patti on vocal and her son Jackson, member of Back In Spades, on guitar.
30 December 2003, Bowery Ballroom, New York, NY, USA
Land, Privilege (Set Me Free), "Notes, december 1974"/Break it Up, Free Money, Beneath the Southern Cross, My Blakean Year, Stride of the Mind, Because the Night, Summer Cannibals, We Three, 25th Floor*, Salt of the Earth*, Peaceable Kingdom, Gandhi, People Have the Power, (encore): Rock n Roll Nigger

Note: * with Ivan Kral
31 December 2003, Bowery Ballroom, New York, NY, USA
25th Floor, Privilege (Set Me Free), Break it Up, Frederick, Transcendental Blues* (Steve Earle), Stride of the Mind, Beneath the Southern Cross, My Bohemian Life (Ma Bohème) (Rimbaud), My Blakean Year, We Three, Ghost Dance, It’s a Beautiful Day (poem), Salt of the Earth**, Gloria***, Because the Night, Peaceable Kingdom, Gandhi, People Have the Power, (encores): Pissing in a River, Not Fade Away, Elegie, I Am a Lonesome Hobo

Note: * with Steve Earle ** with Jackson Smith on vocals *** with Jackson Smith on guitar



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