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Offline Nagrom76

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Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« on: May 09, 2017, 06:36:58 PM »
This is not what I expected. Too much nostalgia...



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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #1 on: May 09, 2017, 06:47:06 PM »
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This is not what I expected. Too much nostalgia...

uh? did i miss something?

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #2 on: May 09, 2017, 06:47:37 PM »
Yeah, NO! I can't see that happening.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #3 on: May 09, 2017, 06:49:07 PM »
IWF makes the most sense. They almost always play that in the first 3 songs and it's def the most high energy song of the early singles.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #4 on: May 09, 2017, 07:26:51 PM »
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IWF makes the most sense. They almost always play that in the first 3 songs and it's def the most high energy song of the early singles.

I don't see IWF as an opener. There's no suspense or build up in it. It's a song that just starts.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #5 on: May 10, 2017, 01:57:03 PM »
Works for me if it opens.  I believe it fits the theme.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #6 on: May 10, 2017, 02:51:21 PM »
They might play it for a few dates and then ditch it.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #7 on: May 10, 2017, 03:23:30 PM »
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This is not what I expected. Too much nostalgia...

Two trains of thought on this.

Firstly, too much nostalgia in a show that is celebrating a 30 year old album! Really?
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This is a tour that that band simply had to do due to the political climate which has come full circle. SBS is as political as it gets.

I'm not saying that I am ecstatic at the choice, only that it does fit in with either theme.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #8 on: May 10, 2017, 04:56:43 PM »
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This is not what I expected. Too much nostalgia...

uh? did i miss something?

Just because they've started their rehearsals with SBS doesn't guarantee that they'll start the shows with SBS.  Time will tell  :)

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #9 on: May 10, 2017, 06:20:43 PM »
Who said they will open with SBS??

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #10 on: May 10, 2017, 06:31:25 PM »
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Who said they will open with SBS??

apparently some people just hear a song being rehearsed once and say "THEY'RE OPENING WITH THAT?!?!"

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #11 on: May 10, 2017, 07:30:24 PM »
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This is not what I expected. Too much nostalgia...

Can you please add the word "Spoiler" to the title of threads like this? I'm seeing the Seattle show Sunday and have tried not to know anything about what to expect. Thanks.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #12 on: May 10, 2017, 07:33:03 PM »
Doubt if they'd open with this one.  It's more of a song to build up to.  "A Sort of Homecoming" makes a lot more sense.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #13 on: May 13, 2017, 09:47:52 AM »
I guess I was unfortunately right.

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Re: Sunday Bloody Sunday to open.....really?
« Reply #14 on: May 13, 2017, 09:48:57 AM »
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I guess I was unfortunately right.

not only is this a disappointment, IWF isn't even PLAYED. that's a first.