May 2, 2014 Temple Performing Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA

Discussion in '2014 April/May - USA and Canada' started by davidcotyalex, Apr 1, 2014.

  1. davidcotyalex

    davidcotyalex Well-Known Grayhead

    please post here all thoughts / comments / hopes and dreams / etc etc for this show
  2. RosalieEP

    RosalieEP Well-Known Grayhead

    Anyone going to this? Have fun tonight, all you lurkers! Come back and share your thoughts on the show!
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  3. wolfie

    wolfie Well-Known Grayhead

    Well, despite the fact that everyone's got Boston on the brain there is a show tonight in Philadelphia. Hope everyone going has a wonderful time tonight! And I second what Rosalie said!
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  4. Eileen

    Eileen Member Grayhead

    Hello Philadelphia. Are you sleeping?
  5. Kari

    Kari Member Grayhead

    I know a few girls that are nervously on their way. It's a lot to take in all at once. Enjoy the night and don't forget to breath!! Tina ...Michelle. ..hope you're flight was good.
  6. wolfie

    wolfie Well-Known Grayhead

    Philadelphia - May 2, 2014


    Dun Laoghaire


    Back In the World

    As the Crow Flies



    Last Summer

    Snow in Vegas

    Girl Like You

    Beautiful Agony

    Birds of the High Arctic

    Shine (solo)





    Sail Away

    Ain't No Love



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  7. nevermind

    nevermind Well-Known Grayhead

    Thanks for the setlist, Wolfie ! Great that Dun Laoghaire was played -:)
    David Kitt was impressed by the audience:

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  8. wolfie

    wolfie Well-Known Grayhead

    Yes, nevermind, I was pleasantly surprised to get Dun Laoghaire last night. Little touch of the Sounding Out tour. Interesting that David Kitt thought it was the best audience. There were a lot people shouting out for songs, asking questions, etc. all throughout the night and that was actually a bit tiresome. Of course, after New York anything would seem much better. So, so fortunate to get Ain't No Love. Last night's Sail Away and Nemesis were probably my favorite versions of the tour. David really loaded up the set list so not much time for an encore - just Nemesis. However, as I said, it was a terrific version of it so a nice way to end. All of the new stuff of course was fantastic. Because I am loving it so much I wouldn't mind a night of just the new stuff, no classics or anything. I just keep thinking about what special material David has in this new album and how I can't wait for the whole world to hear it!
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  9. John

    John Well-Known Grayhead

    Here is Babylon from the 2. May :)
    Magical !!!! <3 Btw: @Marcel We need a nice heart-emoticon !! :shamefullyembarrased:
    Good audio quality.. Complete Song!!

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  10. John

    John Well-Known Grayhead

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  11. wolfie

    wolfie Well-Known Grayhead

    Watching those videos reminds of something I've been remiss to comment on and that is the production quality of this tour. Everything from the sound to the lights to the visual stuff has been so well done. Really, really impressive and a testament to the hard work of the people behind the scenes who make it all come together each night.
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  12. JackieJo

    JackieJo Active Grayhead

    Agreed, especially on the lighting. As much as I missed Tom, I made it a point to speak to both of the fellows on the lighting console to tell them how much I enjoyed the lighting show.
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  13. MsChillman

    MsChillman New Grayhead

    So late to the draw here, but yeah... what Wolfie said! :) I, too, noticed improvement with the lighting and general production from the DTL tours. This, though a "warm-up," had a very finished quality to it.

    Regarding the audience, I would say that they were generally polite, save a few overenthusiastic nut jobs shouting unnecessary compliments and requests. DG seemed to take it in stride though, recognizing it for what it was: enthusiasm. He did, in his own way, let them know that they were not as funny/cute as they thought. Eventually, the audience turned on each other just enough to keep the hoodlums in check. Too many goons taking flash pictures too. :( But otherwise, very into the music and mostly polite during the parts that mattered.

    It really got me pumped for the album. I can't wait to dig in a dissect some new lyrics!

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