What Live Show Did You Just See?

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Casual Madman » Mon Nov 13, 2017 12:56 pm

Naked Ape wrote:It's always nice to see a band in a small venue. :applause:


Very true. Saw both Billy Squier and Pat Benatar at a DFW spot called the Agora Ballroom, just before they made the jump to the arena circuit (also saw Head East there, going the other direction). Capacity was about 1500, stage was big enough for arena-style gear and hijinks, venue small enough to see the performers sweat. Perfect for "big" acts to hone their craft.

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby dbone » Sat Nov 25, 2017 10:14 am

Finally got to see the Dirty Heads and they were every bit as good as I hoped they would be
there was lots of crowd participation “sing along” and a general fun vibe. Kind of a blend of reggae and rap elements with some good catchy tunes
glad I went
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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Cynical » Sat Dec 02, 2017 12:06 am

D.R.I.

Oh man, that was awesome.

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Casual Madman » Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:27 pm

Aaaaaand the December 29 ZZ Top show I've been looking forward to since September is officially cancelled. They actually stopped the tour in mid-October due to an unexplained "tummy ailment" affecting Dusty Hill, but this one stayed on the books for a while - I guess I wasn't the only one hoping against hope.

Dangit. :(

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Doctor Doug » Tue Jan 23, 2018 8:21 pm

Just saw Red Fang the other day. Holy Crap! What a great show!!!

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Lacking Talent » Sun Jan 28, 2018 12:08 am

Los Angeles, last week...

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Doctor Doug » Sun Mar 25, 2018 9:27 am

Last week I wend to see Udo Dirkenschneider (old singer from Accept). It was surprisingly good!

Last night I saw Reverend Horton Heat. They were awesome!
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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby LB75Player » Sun Mar 25, 2018 1:05 pm

It has been way too long since my last show, 2 months ago today was watching Stone Sour close out the Shiprocked cruise on the pool deck. Unbelievable energy from those guys. Now I need to go find some live music....
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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby gumbynotpokey » Fri Dec 21, 2018 4:23 am

Bob Seger last night. 3 female back up singers, organ, keys, electric lead, electric or acoustic rhythm, lead sax, horn section with high and low trumpets and a sax and a trombone, drummer, bass.

From setlist.fm

This list is right, but it has "Her Strut" missing, which he did do. SUPER SUPER SHOW. BTW he said on stage are the same bassist since 68, same sax player since 71 (Alto Reed), and same guitar player and keys player since 80. He also said he had not played "Shame on the Moon" in 25 years - I guess until this tour.

If you like him, go see him. This is the last tour, and the band is spectacular.

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Still the Same
The Fire Down Below
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Old Time Rock & Roll
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Roll Me Away
Come to Poppa
Like a Rock
You'll Accomp'ny Me
We've Got Tonight
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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby ElfDude » Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:46 am

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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby amispy » Mon Dec 24, 2018 6:35 am

Just saw Elton John's Farewell Yellow Brick Road show. Amazing show. Great backing musicians. You could tell Elton is getting older. He wasn't running around as much as he did when I saw him in the early 2000's.

Also saw For King And Country's Little Drummer Boy show. That was nice. I love the way the group plays so many different instruments: Chimes, Marimba, Concert Bass Drum, Cello, Violin, tons of percussion. It's like being back in High School concert band. :-)
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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby Doctor Doug » Wed Dec 26, 2018 12:51 pm

I saw the New Meanies of Friday. Great show.
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Re: What Live Show Did You Just See?

Postby arahobob » Wed Dec 26, 2018 4:33 pm

Caught Steven Wilson a few weeks back.
Simply amazing.
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