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Jake Clemons, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo

Jake Clemons, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Jake Clemons Joins Glen Hansard For AC/DC

by Paul Cashmere on March 25, 2013

in Live,News

E Street Band sax player Jake Clemons sat in with Glen Hansard on stage at the Melbourne Recital Centre on Saturday and another guest joined them for an AC/DC song, Bon Scott’s son, Dave Stevens.

Jake Clemons, Photo By Ros O'Gorman, Noise11, photo

Jake Clemons, Photo By Ros O'Gorman

Earlier in the week Glen played a secret show at Dave’s Pure Pop Record Store in St Kilda and hung out with Dave for a few days while he was in Melbourne.

On Saturday night, with the E Street Band having a night off from their Australian tour, Jake as well as E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgrin went along to watch Glen Hansard and Jake joined the band.

During the encore, Glen performed the AC/DC song ‘Gimme A Bullet’ and invited Dave on stage to help out with vocals of one of his dad’s more obscure songs.

Glen Hansard and The Frames also performed Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Drive All Night’ earlier in the show with Jake.

The Hansard show went way past curfew ending at 12:05am in the street of Southbank Boulevard with a congo line lead by the band and featuring the audience weaving through the streets of Melbourne to a gospel tune.

Glen Hansard and the Frames will perform two shows this week at the Sydney Opera House and then head to Bluesfest Byron Bay this weekend.

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