September 24, 2022 at 09:39 #40592TomcatParticipant
A Pacific Sonata
break (12 minutes)
short break (3 minutes)
TDDU Suite/Medley (w.Ståle Storløkken)
Knifed Edge (Tosh on vocals)*
A Time And A Place (Tosh on vocals)*
3h42m (3h27m netto)
* ELP cover
** Deep Purple cover
STILL BUZZING …September 24, 2022 at 09:50 #40595JuergenParticipant
I am still speechless…
Did they play the Unicorn suite as an encore? Or parts of the Unicorn?
Even the first encore must have been 60 t0 75 minutes long…September 24, 2022 at 10:00 #40597TomcatParticipant
Encore, about half an hour long? Lost time within the second set ;)September 24, 2022 at 10:52 #40598otherdemonParticipant
I’m guessing both Knife Edge and A Time And A Place are ELP covers?
I know Ståle is a huge ELP fan, so it would make sense.
Anyway, great setlist and I’m guessing it’s the second longest MP gig ever (after the Ringnes gig last year)September 24, 2022 at 11:04 #40599
Indeed, Knife Edge and A Time and A Place from ELP. Pretty cool.
Exceptional show, in many ways.September 24, 2022 at 12:32 #40603
Thanks to Romain helsen for this.
A bit of TDDU:September 24, 2022 at 12:33 #40604
and The Magpie:September 24, 2022 at 12:34 #40605
and to those of you who were there: you lucky b^$£*@%s!September 24, 2022 at 12:41 #40606September 24, 2022 at 13:17 #40607Johnny_HeartfieldParticipant
Aaaargh! I’m shattered. Fucking fate, that kept me from participating in this monster of an event! They must have gone entirely mad: Chariot, ML/A and NOX in a row! Followed by a Unicorn encore and still not finished!
Downhill from here…
September 25, 2022 at 12:23 #40613RuneParticipant
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Still buzzing, indeed.
I tried to explain my infatuation with this band to a friend recently and told him there was a 15 year run (or so-ish) where every gig I saw with them was better than the previous one. And the previous one was the best gig I had ever seen.
This streak ended somewhere around the Jacco tour, no disrespect to him.
The gigs of the last two or three or four tours are yet again extremely solid, although maybe not quite up there among the best I’ve ever seen them do. Until Friday. Friday night in Het Depot just blew all the other gigs or of the water. And that’s without the classic MP song as encore. Friday’s gig was perfect. Sound, setlist, mood, it was perfect. And insane. Best ever.September 25, 2022 at 13:01 #40614SpacebanditParticipant
Howdy folks, great to read that there was a blast at Het Depot in Leuven.
Good to hear (smokesignals) that there will be an audience recording capture as well.
Meanwhile…the new page looks “deserted”…bring in the green(er) again.September 25, 2022 at 14:52 #40615s_edelmanParticipant
and it was filmed, right?
There was a camera + stereomicrophone behind the mixer, and small camera’s in the drum and side of the stageSeptember 25, 2022 at 15:36 #40616
From Bent :
“this was a really fun night! been playing 1hr+ festival sets all summer – it was great to get to go way deep again. proper!”September 25, 2022 at 17:21 #40617Johnny_HeartfieldParticipant
Cameras: Bernie’s last stand?
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