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Boston Symphony Hall, Boston, MA – September 1, 2017

This tour is the North American followup to a prior 2015 show in London. As you may know, the entire Quadrophenia opus LP has been arranged for orchestra. The enormous and fairly daunting task was undertaken by Rachel Fuller, Pete […]

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Harveys Casino, Lake Tahoe, NV – August 16, 2017

As I said last time, no two venues are alike on this tour! Today we’re in beautiful (outdoor) Lake Tahoe, a gorgeous moutain lake resort area, straddling the State lines between California (where our last show was) and Nevada (where […]

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Outside Lands Festival, San Francisco, CA – August 13, 2017

Talk about a turnaround: This show is exactly the opposite of our recent Las Vegas shows. In Vegas, we all became rather nocturnal, as that town is a nighttime place running well past 2am on most nights, and the days […]

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The Colosseum, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV – August 11, 2017

The last show in Vegas!! We made it. Six shows in two weeks – not too hard and nobody went stir-crazy. We’ve had good audiences, which was the main worry. In Vegas, you’d expect a good portion of the crowd […]

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The Colosseum, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV – August 9, 2017

I don’t know if I’ve discussed the video screen here (it seems not.) There is a HUGE curved screen around the band. It’s installed here long before we arrived, paid for (we hear) by Celine Dion herself. When it went […]

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The Colosseum, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV – August 7, 2017

The Colosseum, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, NV – August 7, 2017

In case you were wondering, it IS weird being here in Vegas for so long. It’s not bad – or awful – just weird… We have, on occasion, done TWO shows in one place, or even more back in 2004 […]

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