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Saturday, June 23, 2018

TONIGHT: Neil Young + Promise of the Real - Arroyo Seco Weekend, Pasadena, CA, June 23, 2018

Arroyo Seco Rocked Our World!
A personal note by Neil via Neil Young Archives: Times-Contrarian

Setlist via Sugar Mountain:

Neil Young
Brookside Park, Pasadena, California, USA
Arroyo Seco Weekend
w/ Promise Of The Real

01. Like An Inca (~21 minutes)
02. F*!#in' Up
03. Cortez The Killer
04. Forget About Georgia (Lukas Nelson song; Lukas vocals)
05. Everything Is Bullshit (Micah Nelson song; Micah vocals)
06. I Am A Child*
07. Lotta Love
08. Rockin' In The Free World
09. Hey Hey, My My (Into The Black)
10. Angry World
11. Powderfinger
12. Ohio
13. Down By The River (~15 minutes)
14. Roll Another Number

*- Lotta Love started and aborted after about 5 seconds just prior to I Am A Child

Band: Promise Of The Real

Neil Young - vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, harmonica
Lukas Nelson - electric guitar, acoustic guitar, vocals
Micah Nelson - electric guitar, vocals
Corey McCormick - bass, vocals
Anthony Logerfo - drums
Tato Melgar - percussion

Length - ~125 minutes

Neil Young at Arroyo Seco.

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Neil Young + Promise of the Real
(Photo by Drew A. Kelley, Contributing Photographer)

Neil Young + Promise of the Real will perform tonight, Saturday, June 23 at the Arroyo Seco Festival, Brookside at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California.

Arroyo Seco Weekend

When: Saturday and Sunday, June 23-24

Where: Brookside at the Rose Bowl, Pasadena

How much: $149 single day or $249 weekend GA ticket. $349 single day or $449 weekend VIP. $999 weekend Clubhouse VIP. Preferred parking is $65.

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The Saturday lineup: Belle & Sebastian, Dwight Twilley, Gomez, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Jack White, Jeff Goldblum and the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, Kamasi Washington, Margo Price, Maxim Ludwig, Neil Young + Promise of the Real, North Mississippi Allstars, Pharoah Sanders, Seu Jorge, Shakey Graves, The Milk Carton Kids, The Pretenders, The Specials, Typhoon.

The Sunday lineup: Aaron Neville, Alanis Morissette, Allen Stone, Capital Cities, Dorothy, Fantastic Negrito, Gary Clark Jr., Irma Thomas, Kings Of Leon, Los Lobos, Margaret Glaspy, Robert Plant & the Sensational Shape Shifters, The Bangles, The Revolution, Third Eye Blind, Tracksuit Wedding, Trampled By Turtles, Violent Femmes.

Neil Young + Promise of the REAL
Lobero Theater, Santa Barbara, CA, June 19
Photo by Sweet Joni

Neil Young + Promise Of The Real
Telluride, Colorado - 9/30/16

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At 6/23/2018 03:19:00 PM, Blogger thrasher said...

Back in March, when the Festival lineup was announced, Neil wrote on Times-Contrarian:

"Back on stage with Promise of the Real! We will begin playing again starting at this great California festival in June and it will be a blast. We plan on doing something to get up and running and we will share that with you when we are ready. We may even live stream it on Movie Night if our buses work. I really look forward to playing my songs again with Promise of the Real.

Be ready for some jams! Like an Inca. They don't take any practicing and when the vibe is right, we all fly!

That's what life is all about!"

At 6/24/2018 02:56:00 PM, Blogger Dan1 said...

Apparently they weren't using a set list ... Neil has a short article on his archives site.

At 6/24/2018 03:45:00 PM, Blogger RICK said...

At 6/25/2018 08:57:00 PM, Blogger wsanjose01 said...

what no user reviews? I dont mean newspaper writer wannabees. just a few 3" paragraphs?


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