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Thursday, August 21, 2008

Zürich, Switzerland Concert Reviews: 8/21/08

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Neil Young will be performing tonight at Hallenstadion, Zürich, Switzerland.

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At 8/26/2008 04:46:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ok I just went to the concert in Zurich yesterday after I saw him already a few weeks ago in Germany. Germany was great because they were no seats at all like it should be at a rock concert. yesterday in zurich the whole arena was seated. During the first song a bunch of people started moving to the front and more and more followed them. Of course all the fancy people who paid sitting in the front had to stand up to because they couldnt see anything no more. And then Neil said: its great to be back and to see you here in the front. pointed to the people staying in the front.

He really kicked everyones ass who wanted to sit comfortoble in their seat. Fuck this is a rock n roll show. Pussys can stay at home and watch it on dvd. like he sings: hey hey my my rock n roll will never die. Go to a concert where you are not allowed to stand, dance, sing along, get drunk, just have fun and rock n roll will be dead sooner as you may think.

But you know what, thats maybe why american bands like to play in europe that much.

 
At 8/26/2008 06:58:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

Amasing last song: A Day In The Life. After 2 hours Neil was still on fire! I never thought I could love that much a Beatle song..

 
At 8/26/2008 10:10:00 AM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

he is nearly 63 years old, and rocks for over 2 hours

he is the dog bollocks

 
At 8/26/2008 03:30:00 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

The setlist of the Zurich Concert.

Love And Only Love
Hey Hey, My My
Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
Powderfinger
Spirit Road
Cortez The Killer
Cinnamon Girl
Oh, Lonesome Me
Mother Earth
The Needle And The Damage Done
Unknown Legend
Heart Of Gold
Old Man
Get Back To The Country
Just Singing A Song
Sea Change
Cowgirl In The Sand
Rockin' In The Free World
Encore:
A Day In The Life

The concert was great and Neil seemed to enjoy it too, altough there were only about 3400 fans attending. As the concert was rather expensive, mostly true fans came, which gave a good atmosphere. Good to see that Yoongsters joind the concert too and they seemed to enjoy it. After the first song, the crowed headed to the stage as they could not sit still anymore. Neil too had to jettison some Equipment to have enough space to rock....

All in all, an outstanding concert, Best I have seen since a long time...

Keep on rocking

PS: Neil, pls dont let us wait too long for your next Europe Tour.

 

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