The second Spanish concert took place in Madrid on this date. MacPhisto sang a bit of Moon River again, inventing some of his own lyrics this time! He then introduced the rest of the band, which can be seen on the You are not allowed to view links.
video at 2:34. (LOL at Larry's one-finger response to having his vocal skills compared with Springsteen!)
I love the phone call at this show, in revenge for the Ritz Hotel turning the band away because they didn't comply with the dress code! The pitiful
tone in MacPhisto's voice when he tells the crowd they "wouldn't let your favourite rock 'n' roll band stay there
" - he sounds like he's going to cry about it, poor darling. <3 The hotel keeps him on hold for quite a while, singing along with the music - he also throws in what I think is meant to be a snippet of 'Spanish Eyes' (the Al Martino song, not the U2 one), and I love him telling the crowd to Vote MacPhisto in the upcoming general election. *g* It's hilarious when he finally gets through to the hotel manager...MacPhisto:
"I need a tie and a jacket? But I've got a very special jacket, and I have some horns.
LOL, no, somehow I don't think you do! The guy assures him there won't be any problem, to which the Devil cheerfully spits "Well, thank you very much - you'll have MacPhisto, but you won't have the group of U2. That's fine; thank you!
A bootleg video of the show can be found You are not allowed to view links.
, with MacPhisto's speech starting at 23:49 (though it jumps a bit in places, and is missing a few lines from the middle of the phone call). There's a more complete audio bootleg You are not allowed to view links.
if you skip to 1:33:56.