"Lucero just tearing up Brooklyn Bowl, they may be the best band in America right now... yes they are that good" - DJ Rich Russo (The Peak)

Lucero at Brooklyn Bowl (via John Brown)
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Lucero kicked off their four-night New Year's Even run with Brooklyn Bowl shows on Friday (12/28) and Saturday (12/29) before hitting Boston with The Hold Steady on Sunday (12/30). Videos from both nights are below.

Then on New Year's Eve, Lucero joined The Hold Steady to ring in the new year at Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ. After The Hold Steady played "Barfruit Blues" it turned midnight and they welcomed in the new year, continuing with the bulk of their set in 2013. The Hold Steady's set was interrupted due to a crowd member who needed to be rushed to a hospital, but they picked things back up soon after. Their setlist and a video from that night are below. Comedian Kurt Braunohler opened the night.

All videos and setlist are below...

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Lucero - "Juniper" at Brooklyn Bowl - 12/28/12

Lucero - "I Can't Stand to Leave You" at Brooklyn Bowl - 12/28/12

Lucero - "Wandering Star" at Brooklyn Bowl - 12/29/12

Lucero - "She's Just That Kind of Girl" & "Slow Dancing" at Brooklyn Bowl - 12/29/12

The Hold Steady at Wellmont Theatre - 12/31/12

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The Hold Steady at Wellmont Theatre - 12/31/12 Setlist (via)
Positive Jam
Hurricane J
Banging Camp
The Swish
Multitude of Casualties
The Weekenders
Barfruit Blues
Auld Lang Syne (with Lucero)
Stuck Between Stations
Have a Drink on Me (AC/DC cover)
Sequestered in Memphis
Rock Problems
Magazines (truncated due to medical emergency in crowd, short set break after)
First Night (also truncated, second short set break after)
Constructive Summer
Hot Soft Light
You Can Make Him Like You
Chips Ahoy!
Your Little Hoodrat Friend
Massive Nights
Southtown Girls

Encore:
Hornets! Hornets!
Stay Positive
Killer Parties