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1st Rush gig

Started by sazr40, April 15, 2013, 17:35:53 pm

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karl

Quote from: Red Star on September 01, 2014, 10:01:30 am
Unfortunately, I was a latecomer not getting to see them live until 20th June 1980 at Birmingham Odeon on the Permanent Waves tour.

Setlist;

2112 (minus Oracle)
Freewill
By-Tor and the Snow Dog (abbreviated)->
Xanadu
The Spirit of Radio
Natural Science
A Passage to Bangkok
The Trees
Cygnus X-1 (abbreviated)
Hemispheres (abbreviated)
Closer To The Heart
Beneath, Between and Behind (abbreviated)
Jacob's Ladder
Working Man (reggae intro)
Finding My Way
Anthem
Bastille Day
In The Mood
Drum Solo
Encore: La Villa Strangiato (electric guitar intro)


That was my first Rush gig too.

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Quote from: Nickslikk2112 on June 04, 2013, 21:51:38 pm
Friday September 21st 1979. Stafford Bingley Hall.



I was there the Friday and Saturday, slept both nights on Stafford Station!
And the things that we fear are a weapon to be used against us..........

xfireballx

May 1979 for me at The Liverpool Empire, can't for the life of me remember if it was the 1st or 2nd night, I do know I had to miss the encore due to having to catch the last train home  :-\
And the things that we fear are a weapon to be used against us..........